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Jul 25, 2017 08:33 |  #61

This is a little water mill near my house. I was able to fly around from the backside on the highway to get this shot.

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And this is an above shot of my home and some of my neighbors homes. I was at 400 feet. I couldn't get the camera to tilt up for some reason. I'm headed out there again to see if I can get the app to work right. I believe it crashed (the app, not the drone...).

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Jul 25, 2017 11:08 |  #62

Not the best video but it's one of my first. I need to practice turning slower and not so jerky. But I'm getting better from my first video.


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Jul 25, 2017 11:21 |  #63

Being curious, if FAA says 400' is the max altitude permitted, just how does the user/drone adhere to that altitude limitation???
Visual adherance is fraught with poor ability of the user to assess altitude with accuracy.
A drone would need an altimeter which sets 'zero' at time of take-off for the atmospheric pressure at ground level (no matter what ground elevation happens to be)

If the drone goes outside of the range of the transmitter, does it simply lower itself to the ground when it is 'out of range', and it is the burden of the user to figure out where the heck it landed?!


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Jul 25, 2017 11:27 as a reply to Wilt's post |  #64

The app shows the height, distance, speed of the quadcopter. The Phantom 4 pro has the ability to automatically return to home (original take off spot). This happened to me when the app crashed on my phone. I need to get a better device for this to prevent this from happening. But when it lost contact with the drone the controller brought it back home.


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Jul 27, 2017 15:33 |  #65

one of my favorite features of the mavic pro is the ability to shoot in portrait orientation which gives you the opportunity to make panoramas

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Jul 28, 2017 07:40 |  #66

Couple from where i Live in Western Australia

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Aug 02, 2017 20:07 |  #67

Just found this thread. I've only been flying for about 10 hrs so far. Here are a few shots I've done in that time. These are all around Milwaukee.

Milwaukee Sunset

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Sunrise over the Third Ward
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Hazy Morning at The Domes
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Becoming a gear junkie.:rolleyes:

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Aug 03, 2017 10:17 |  #68

PKmode wrote in post #18417849 (external link)
Just found this thread. I've only been flying for about 10 hrs so far. Here are a few shots I've done in that time. These are all around Milwaukee.

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Aug 03, 2017 21:25 |  #69

Picked up a DJI Mavic Pro this summer and love what it can do.

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Aug 07, 2017 10:02 as a reply to white venom's post |  #70

I wasn't even aware of the Mavic's ability to shoot portrait mode. I need to spend more time with my drone. :rolleyes:




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Aug 07, 2017 10:04 |  #71

Here's a contribution. South Lousiana Marsh. Mavic Pro.

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Aug 08, 2017 16:41 |  #72

One of my better captures with the Magic. This was on my Mavic I had focus issues with...

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Aug 09, 2017 10:16 |  #73

Just got my Mavic a few days ago and boy is it a huge step up from the Quanum Nova I was flying for a few years prior. Still need to work on fine tuning some of the gimbal and camera settings but overall it's an amazing piece of technology!

Took her up over Boothe Memorial Park in Stratford, Connecticut, USA last night and captured these images:

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Aug 09, 2017 15:01 |  #74

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Aug 16, 2017 12:20 |  #75

Sky replacement of a long exposure.

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