Tag: Photography + Videography

for Novice Drone Pilots and Drone Photographers

5 Camera Drone Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Five Easy Camera Drone Mistakes & How to Avoid Making Them When you’ve just bought your first camera drone it can be difficult to instantly get the perfect picture. With so many camera settings and other things going on with your brand-new drone, it’s easy to get confused and make mistakes. Well don’t worry, it …

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DJI launch ground-breaking Mavic 2 Pro and Mavic 2 Zoom

DJI launch ground-breaking Mavic 2 Pro and Mavic 2 Zoom Hot off the back of their “See the Bigger Picture” event in New York yesterday, we can now reveal that DJI have released the newest additions to the Mavic Series, the Mavic 2 Pro and Mavic 2 Zoom. With both being labelled as ‘firsts’ for …

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Best Drones to take on Holiday

Best Drones to take on Holiday We all love taking holiday snaps when we’re away, and what better camera to take away with you than a brand-new drone! But which drone is best to buy for your travels? Well that depends on what you specifically want it for. But fear not there is a drone …

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5 Reasons Why You Should Buy a Drone

5 Reasons Why You Should Buy a Drone So, you’re thinking about buying a drone? Of course you are – smart move. And why wouldn’t you? They’re fantastic in every way (we’re totally not biased). With the drone market continuing to go from strength to strength, there is now a drone for everyone and every …

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Best Camera Drones for Photography in 2018

Best Camera Drones for Photography in 2018 Camera drones have opened up whole new avenues to aerial photography and in video, television and social media – but which one is best for you? What is a camera drone? Camera drones are exactly what it says on the tin – drones – or Unmanned Air Systems …

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DJI Ronin-S Firmware Update with PC

DJI Ronin-S Firmware Update with PC In the final part of our four-part Ronin-S’ Spotlight series; here’s our step-by-step guide how to update the stabiliser’s firmware. Before using the Ronin-S make sure to assemble and balance the stabiliser. You can find our guide on how to balance the Ronin-S here. Also ensure that it has …

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Ronin-S: Operations

Ronin-S Operations Ahead of the much-anticipated Ronin S release, we’re breaking down the ins and outs of DJI’s first ever single-handed stabiliser for DSLR’s. Next up is the final part of our Ronin-S In The Spotlight series; a step-by-step guide on the stabiliser’s Basic Operations. Before using the Ronin-s make sure to assemble and balance …

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Ronin-S: Balancing

Ronin-S Balancing Ahead of the much-anticipated Ronin S release, we’re breaking down the in’s and outs of DJI’s first ever single-handed stabiliser for DSLR’s. Second up in the Ronin-S ‘In the Spotlight’ series is our step-by-step guide on balancing the Ronin-S before you use it. Preparation 1. Mount the grip to the gimbal and toggle …

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Ronin-S: Setup

Ronin-S Setup: What to Expect when you Open the Box The time is almost here! When DJI first announced the Ronin-S at CES 2018 in January, it got us all very excited. And ahead of its much-anticipated release, we’re breaking down the ins and outs of DJI’s first ever single-handed stabiliser for DSLR’s. First up …

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Taking Your Drone Footage to the Next Level

Taking Your Drone Footage to the Next Level Drones can capture some pretty amazing shots – but to get them, you’ve got to know how. Whether you’re a beginner or seasoned professional at shooting your drone footage, you can always improve and move your shots up a gear; whether that be focusing on the right …

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DJI’s ‘See The Bigger Picture’ Event Delayed Following Mavic Pro II ‘Leak’

DJI ‘See The Bigger Picture’ Event Delayed Following Mavic Pro II ‘Leak’ DJI continue to amaze us with the drones they produce year after year. And when the company announced an exclusive event last month, we were all hoping this was the date we would finally get to see the highly anticipated DJI Mavic Pro …

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5 Reasons to Train with Uplift Drones

Thinking of Commercial Drone Training? Here’s 5 Reasons to Train with Uplift Drones That’s it, you’ve made the decision to get your CAA Permission of Commercial Operations (PfCO). You’re one step closer to becoming a commercial drone pilot. But with the drone industry continuing to grow at an astonishing rate, more and more companies are …

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DJI Mavic Pro 2 – What Are We Hoping to See?

DJI Mavic Pro 2 – What Are We Hoping to See? Last month, DJI sent tongues wagging when they released a very cryptic message outlining details about an event they’re holding in New York on July 18th. And with less than two weeks until the exclusive event – the same question is still on everyone’s …

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How to Achieve the ‘Vertigo Effect’ with Drone Footage

How to Achieve the ‘Vertigo Effect’ with Drone Footage There are so many weird and wonderful things that you can add to your footage once you’ve been captured it on your drone and one of the most interesting and unique effects (in our opinion) that you can add to your footage is called the ‘Vertigo …

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Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premiere Pro – The Great Debate

Final Cut Pro or Adobe Premiere Pro – The Great Debate It’s a question often asked by many filmmakers and editors – which is the best video editor, Final Cut or Adobe Premiere? Well, there is no real definitive answer. Both undoubtedly have their strong points and their weaknesses as well, but the question should …

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The DJI Phantom 4 Pro V 2.0 – What’s New?

The DJI Phantom 4 Pro V 2.0 – What’s New? Back in May, DJI announced that they were unveiling a brand-new drone. The Chinese giants didn’t make a huge song and dance about the release of their new release; as we later found out that it was not a completely new aircraft, but an update …

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Creating Cinematic Shots with the DJI Mavic Pro

Creating Cinematic Shots with the DJI Mavic Pro The DJI Mavic Pro is truly an amazing drone – and can capture some seriously impressive cinematic footage. But with so many settings, it can be difficult to know exactly how get the best shots from your drone. With that in mind, we’ve put together a handy …

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Drone Users Advised to Stop Flying their Drones over Moorland Fire

Drone Users Advised to Stop Flying their Drones over Moorland Fire Lancashire Fire Service have told drone users in the county to stop flying their drones over the enormous moorland fire to avoid a potential collision with helicopters trying to tackle the blaze. According to the service, three drones have been sighted over the blaze …

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