Mavic Mini Creative Ideas

Mavic Mini: Amazing Indoor Tips and Ideas!

The fun doesn't have to end if you are stuck indoors! Whether you are a filmmaker or just looking for something fun to do, Mavic Mini is the ultimate drone for everyday adventures. The following Mavic Mini tips have been inspired by the shots created by Drone Film Guide.1. Stop...
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Top 10 Drone Transition Shots for Creating Amazing Aerial Footage

Discover ten simple drone transition shots that you can use today to transform your aerial footage. Whether you’re new to drone editing or an experienced professional, we’ve rounded up our top ten transition tips that will help you produce cinematic content with ease. The following techniques can be easily replicated...
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Top 10 Drone Flight Maneuvers for Aerial Photography

Check out our recommended flight skills that will help you create stunning aerial photography. As an aerial photographer, capturing epic shots can seem difficult at first. But don’t worry; there are numerous easy-to-learn flight skills that can instantly take your footage to the next level. Master these simple shots for professional-level...

10 Adventures on Land, Sea, & Air

Humans have always been compelled to interact with the world around them. Rather than just admire these surroundings, we are driven with a desire to run, climb, and reach as far as we can. In this week’s selection of 2018 SkyPixel Contest entries, witness the different ways that we...
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DJI GO 4: How To Use Auto Exposure Bracketing To Get The Best Aerial Images

We recently shared a FlashTip on Facebook and Twitter explaining how to use the Auto Exposure Bracketing (AEB) function in the DJI G0 4 app and received a few messages about this function. The following guide explains what bracketing is and how it can bring new life to your photography. What...
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Master the Art of Aerial Photography: 6 Lighting Techniques

Just as light gives life significance, lighting gives photography life. In the third installment of our Master the Art of Aerial Photography series, we will cover six simple lighting techniques to improve your photography.   SHADOW Lighting Techniques 1. Silhouette | Hiding the Sun Creating a silhouette is a beautiful way to showcase your...

Master the Art of Aerial Photography: 6 Drone Portrait Tips

Portrait photography is all about capturing life at the heart of the moment. As the second installment of our Master the Art of Aerial Photography series, this article will cover six simple tips to make your drone portraits unforgettable. Drone Portrait Tips for PEOPLE 1. Pose | Exaggerate Movements The simplest...

Don’t Fly Until You Know These 7 Simple Drone Maneuvers and Shots!

From dolly zoom to drone orbits, master these easy drone maneuvers and shots to create breathtaking aerial footage. Have you ever thought about how drone enthusiasts capture stunning cinematic videos? Chances are you've watched a number of breathtaking videos and wondered how the footage comes together so naturally. As a content...

Master the Art of Aerial Photography: 6 Composition Tips

Composition is a game of creativity, not rules, and it is within anyone’s grasp to become a master of this game. All you need to do is look at the world differently, through the eyes of an artist. Whether you are a beginner drone pilot or a professional who has...

Film Like a Pro: How to Create Cinematic Orbit Shots

Aerial videographers are always looking for ways to improve their shots, and performing an orbit is a relatively simple way to do exactly that. This powerful cinematic effect can quickly push your cinematography from beginner-level to advanced. What is an Orbit? As you might guess from the name, an orbit is...

Creating a Sense of Depth With Aerial Photos

To craft impressive aerial photography, it is crucial to create a sense of depth with your shots from the sky. Read on to learn the tips and tricks to ensure your images are truly one of a kind. Compared to cameras and smartphones, drones can have a wider field of...

Beautiful Watersport Aerial Photography

  As summer approaches, a visual feast of watersport activities decorates the horizon. From surfers catching a wave to other magnificent displays of athleticism, aerial watersport photography is all about defying photographic boundaries. With this in mind, this article presents some tips about shot composition, camera settings, and creative inspiration,...

3 Breathtaking Aerial Photography Tips for Spring

DJI Spring ©Maksim Tarasov Spring is in the Air Slowly but surely, spring is gradually seeping into existence, seen in the blooming flowers, increased birdsong, and blue skies overlaid with clouds.Such beautiful backdrops and sceneries are perfect for taking off with your trusty DJI drone for a breathtaking aerial shot. There’s...

How to Create Mesmerizing Mirror Effects with Your Aerial Footage

Have you ever come across aerial footage that has a cinematic mirror scene and thought about how hard it must be to achieve this type of effect? The truth is, it’s simpler than you think. In this example, all you need is a DJI drone, a computer with Adobe Premiere...

Top 10 DJI GO/DJI GO 4 App Tips – Using Battery Life More Efficiently

Since a drone's battery life is limited and perfect moments usually don't last for very long, you should not waste too much time on adjusting settings while your aircraft is in the air. The following tips show you how to execute fast adjustments for essential settings. Learning these skills will...

10 Aerial Photos for Women’s Day

International Women’s Day is a time to celebrate beauty, strength, and grace. For this selection of the 2018 SkyPixel Contest, we recognize this holiday and the people it was made for. Click here to see more entries. Trick or Tall? | Equipment: Mavic 2 Pro Photographer: Yura Borschev Do you want to make her...

10 Breathtaking Ocean Images

The ocean. Covering over 70% of the earth’s surface, these bodies of water are home to countless species of life. For humans, the ocean is a place of wonder, adventure, mystery, and magic. In this week’s selection of 2018 SkyPixel Contest entries, witness the power of our blue planet,...

10 Golden Moments with the Sun

The sun affects everything and is a huge part of life on Earth. It helps plants grow, provides light, and offers warmth. It also happens to be a great photography prop for photographers. For this week’s selection of 2018 SkyPixel Contest submissions, we’re sharing 10 amazing photos that incorporate...

Breathtaking Drone Wedding Photography: 2019 Edition

Aerial wedding photography has begun to grace many photo albums as more wedding photographers and soon-to-be newlyweds are using a drone to capture their big day. In the not-so-distant past, aerial wedding photography was reserved for exclusive sets with complicated setups. Now in 2019, DJI drones are the new...

10 Epic Mountain Views

When it comes to capturing epic scenery with your drone, few destinations can compare to mountains. The natural beauty, dramatic weather, and sheer size of the world's grand peaks always provide a sense of awe and inspiration. In this week’s selection for the 2018 SkyPixel Contest, transport yourself with...