This stems from using the BIG USB port in the centre of a Mavic 2 controller (RC1A or RC1B). My crudely stated understanding is, a BIG USB plug has 4 pins/connections whereas a Micro USB OTG cable has 5 pins in the micro USB plug that plugs into the controller. ( I haven’t looked into […]
Efforts to rescue dogs trapped by surrounding lava flows from an erupting volcano on the Spanish island La Palma are reportedly advancing. Practice flights of drones intended to airlift the hounds up, over, and out of their molten prison have passed tests with flying colors. more… The post Test flights to save lava-trapped dogs via […]
Some months ago I had an issue with footage shot with my iPhone where Davinci Resolve wouldn’t recognize the audio. After some research I came onto the program “Shutter Encoder”, ran the file through there and when I imported the “encoded” file back into Resolve the audio issue was fixed. BUT IT LOOKS LIKE THIS […]
Several Times now I have returned from a flight to discover that my video recording has been cut off. The culprit is my finger on my right hand is resting close to the video on off button on the top of the controller. During flight and I figure my finger slips onto that button without […]
Against the growing number and increased destruction of wildfires across the planet over the last several years, it’s become more frequent to hear reports of UAV assisting firefighters in the battle to put them out. Now the Australian state of Victoria is using drones to light fires as well. more… The post Pyromaniac UAV? Australia […]
Has anyone used the holder that Tripltek sells for their tablet? Opinions?
I’m not gonna lie, it looked kinda cool. I didn’t see it until it was above me.. I I was about to grab my phone but I realized it was connected to my controller… And I then realized what that controller was controlling. I panicked. So I pressed the rth button and when I seen […]
The UK Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) has announced a new photography competition, #ShotOnMyDrone, to both highlight the incredible images that drones can capture across the United Kingdom and educate people around using drones safely and responsibly. more… The post UK wants to raise drone safety awareness with a photography competition appeared first on DroneDJ.
Proving once again it’s a tech company that just happens to be a world leader in drones, DJI today released its professional-grade DJI Ronin 4D cinema camera, featuring (among a slew of other things) a full-frame Zenmuse X9 gimbal camera, 4-axis stabilization system, and LiDAR focusing system. more… The post DJI releases Ronin 4D professional cinema […]
I have been a little out of flying my drones, but recently started to fly them again. I got online to update the firmware on both my Mavic 2 Zoom and smart controller, and read that the smart controller now works with the Mini 2! So, with another round of firmware updates, I flew both […]