Road Romani shot by dji drone

How to NOT Crash Your Drone in 15 Easy Steps

Flying safely, knowing your limits, and understanding how your drone works are essential when taking aerial photos or videos. As a drone enthusiast, I’ve seen my fair share of “drone fail” videos on Y...
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The Dos and Don’ts of Drone Flying

Safety first is an oft-repeated mantra by the Emergency Services, teachers, government departments and office managers often to the eye-rolling of those within earshot of it, but they usually have a g...

Drone Camera Settings: All you Need to Know

Unfortunately, there’s more to a drone’s camera than just point and shoot, which of course you can do if you want and for sure you’ll get some pretty good photos. But to push on to taking truly specta...

Must Watch! 11 Quick Tips to Maximize Your Spark

Spark, the mini drone that features all of DJI's signature technologies, allowing you to seize the moment whenever you feel inspired.   How does Spark empower your creativity boundaries? Wo...
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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 secon...

Safe Flying Tips: Flying in Tight Spaces

Know Your Drone: This is one of the most important things I recommend before taking your drone out and flying it anywhere you think you may have trouble. Find a safe spot in an open area to get a fee...

Battery Care is More Important than You Think

We often used to think about batteries as something we use and forget till it suddenly runs out of juice at an inconvenient time, this was undoubtedly true in the old days when most of our experiences...

Top 5 Ways to Prevent Flyaways – Must-Have Knowledge for Drone Users

Everyone fears their drone may unexpectedly fly away and never be seen again. Fortunately, DJI drones are designed to automatically Return to Home (RTH) if you lose RC signal, but some users have expe...

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 mu...

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 us...

Time-Lapse Photography – Turn Photos into Hyper-Fast Video

Perhaps the most iconic shot employed by the modern vlogger is the time-lapse. If you’ve ever seen a Casey Neistat video, you are familiar with this shot. Time-lapse shots are created by taking a seri...
Shooting Video

Shooting Great Looking Video Made Easy

You’ve been trying to get good video footage, but it seldom looks as good as other peoples and it’s beginning to frustrate you, well don’t worry it’s a common problem. The good news for you is that ge...

Top 10 Aerial Photography Tips

I still remember my first flight with my drone, the nerves, the absolute terror, the stress of it possibly crashing any second into a massive (and very expensive) fireball! Those first few flights are...
Mavic 2 Pro ND Filters Set

ND Filters for Your Drone – How They Work and Which Ones to Use

Long-exposure shots are relatively easy to take at night with a DJI drone since their cameras are stabilized. Just set a low shutter speed and press the shutter button. If you are capturing cars, boat...
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6 Quick Easy Picture Editing Steps to Make Your Photos Look Fantastic

You’ve spent ages getting that perfect shot with your DJI drone, but it still lacks a little something. This is how you can really make your pictures pop in your picture editor of choice. First, yo...

6 Things You Need to Know for Long Exposure by Filter

Landscape photographers often use long exposure to blur movement. For this series of photos I used a ND64 filter to achieve a long exposure with my Phantom during (late) daylight. The photos are made ...

Tips for 360-Degree Aerial Photography

I'm Rendy Cipta Muliawan - travel photographer and videographer based in Indonesia. I really love to travel all around Indonesia to witness its natural beauty, and often share my photos and videos thr...

7 Camera Move Tips You Should Know for Osmo Mobile

By using just a DJI Osmo Mobile and iPhone SE, talented creators can produce impressive videos (Check the article: Become a Filmmaker with a Smartphone Stabilizer). So you've just purchased an Osmo Mo...

4 Aerial Photography Tips for Shooting in Sunrise and Sunset

Greetings! Sunset and sunrise are my absolute favorite times to fly. Here in Albuquerque sunrise and sunset can transform a fairly boring skyline into something truly amazing! Many photographers t...

How To Make The Best Of Your Drone Photos

For the past few months, I’ve been making aerial photographs with a drone and I’d love to share some experiences and tips for making your next aerial photos. First, I would like to say that I only u...