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...

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...

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...

Fall in Love with Drone Photography: Creative Ideas for Couples

Just a few weeks from now, thousands upon thousands of couples will be snapping their Valentine’s Day pictures (mostly arm-stretching selfies) and sharing their moments online. With the latest Intelligent Flight Modes and simple controls, taking breathtaking drone photos of yourself and your partner is now easier than ever. We’ve...

3 Tips to Make your Aerial Photos FUN!

Life is filled with fun, so your aerial photos should be too! SkyPixel recently invited three popular and immensely talented photographers to offer tips on making aerial photos fun. They are: Petra Leary, Martin Sanchez, and Victoria Volchenko. Enjoy! 1. The most important thing: experiment and enjoy yourself Petra Leary: “My...

DJI Mavic Adventures: Film the Action Like a Pro

The Mavic Pro is the drone what was built inside and out for one thing: adventure. Its foldable design packs well for traveling on or off the trail. A 40mph max speed and 30-minute flight time catch all the action with ease. And with a 4K camera on a...
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6 Photo Modes Every Aerial Photographer Needs to Know

Ever wondered what other DJI photo settings you have besides the standard Single Shot? Many pilots, especially newbies, are not familiar with all the settings available to them. All DJI drone models support Single, Multiple, AEB and Timed shot. However, newer models like Mavic Pro and Spark have added...
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How to Create a Mirror Effect with Drones

It is fascinating to see surreal worlds in movies such as Doctor Strange, Inception and Upside Down. Cool visual effects like bending reality and mirror worlds are staples of blockbuster movies. Have you ever dreamed of making your own mind-bending world? Well, you don't need to be a master of...
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Wow Your Friends With Your Cool Drone Selfies

Are you disheartened by how uncool you look in selfies? Never had an Instagram-worthy photo? Or you are just not a big fan of selfies because you can’t imagine it to be stunning? Leave the past behind. Drones open up a whole new world of selfies possibilities. Here are some...
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Osmo Slow Motion

Osmo series Filmmakers know that getting stabilized footage isn’t easy. While action cameras allow extreme sports enthusiasts to capture the action from just about anywhere, without gimbal stabilization, the footage they produce is often shaky and can be difficult to watch. Additionally, to get slow-motion footage from an action camera,...
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5 Tips for Smoother, Pro-level Aerial Drone Footage

Devotion, patience, endurance, and happiness — all these are hallmarks of love. If you do something you love, you approach it with the same traits. The same goes for drones. When we fall in love with drones, we fall for the incredible footage that they can capture from the...
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Fifty Shades of Yellow

Want to take striking aerial photos with your drone but life has drained your creative spirit? It’s time for you to look out for shades that can help you capture inspiring aerial photos and release your creative energy. People have seen enough shades of grey, but not yellow. Don’t underestimate what...

How to Use Spark’s Pano Mode

Sometimes in aerial photography, you want to capture more and go beyond the frame size. But how do you reach a crystal clear, wide-angle image with the Spark's 25mm equivalent lens? Spark’s panorama mode can help you achieve that. Now, let’s take a look at how to use Spark’s Panorama mode...
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Exploring the South Downs of England with the Mavic Pro

Southern England offers stunning coastline views overlooking the English Channel with towering white cliffs and the rolling hills of the South Downs extending beyond. The South Downs National Park covers an area of over 600 square miles, stretching from Winchester in the west, to East Bourne in the east. Just...
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Infinite Road to Transylvania – Themed Aerial Photos Taken with the Mavic Pro and Phantom 4

My name's Calin Stan, and I'm a professional photographer, drone pilot, and the founder of TheDrone.ro. I've owned a Phantom 4 for over a year now, and I also own a Mavic. Recently, I won the second prize in the Dronestagram and National Geographic Aerial Photography Contest with one of...

How to Shoot Horizontal Panoramas with your drone

Back in early 2013, after having flown the original Phantom 1 Phantom On Sales Now!  for about 2 weeks, I realized that adding a camera and taking still images while hovering, would be so much fun. And quickly thereafter I started doing aerial panoramas. Today I would like to walk you...

How to Shoot High Water in the River by Phantom

When there has been a lot of rain in Germany and/or a lot of melting water from the Alps, the water level in the river IJssel in the Netherlands rises and the river is much broader than usual. This usually happens during winter months and creates a great opportunity...