Had to share this video of a place near where I grew up. I myself have hiked these stairs on a number of occasions. It’s amazing to see them from a Phantoms perspective.
The hike itself was beautiful and a unique journey each time I did it. Seeing it captured this way struck a personal chord with me.
Youtuber Doctor Rennie has many great cinematic style videos on his channel of Hawaii, where I call home.
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Two seemingly experienced pilots suffer from a DJI Inspire 1 flyaway! One of the pilots manages to catch majority of the odd behavior on camera. The video description on Youtube describes how the area they are flying in is “RF quiet” and also states how the two have experience flying long distances from 1.3-1.7km but in this instance happen to lose one of the Inspires at around 900m…
It’s a highly unfortunate incident but beneficial it was caught on camera. Hopefully they’ll be able to recover the lost Inspire.
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Here’s a teaser for a future “how to” article on a basic profile set up for a Phantom 2 on a Taranis radio!
Read more "DJI Phantom 2 profile on FrSky Taranis X9D+"
Here’s a tip for Phantom 2 non vision owners… Swap your landing gear/legs for a set for a Vision+. If you’re flying an older Phantom 2 you’ll get the added benefit of the new anti static compass!
Read more "Phantom 2’s, here’s a tip for a bit more gimbal clearance"
So should you upgrade to the H4-3D? Drone Garage votes no… unless new info or firmware makes the H3-3D completely incompatible with the GoPro Hero4.
Read more "UPDATE: Zenmuse H3-3D & H4-3D comparison"
If you live in the US, for less than $10 shipped and an hour or so of your time you can improve the GPS reception of your Phantom 2!
Read more "How to: Taoglas 4mm GPS antenna upgrade for the DJI Phantom 2"
(Outside of US, shipping costs increase)
Drone enthusiasts have probably seen the Gizmodo article and Youtube video showing one Inspire 1 owner’s drone charge and try to tackle a garage door (right next to his wife!). Today, DJI released a required update (Inspire 1 Firmware v184.108.40.206) on the Inspire 1’s Downloads page of their website. DJI states, A required update is […]
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