What is CE Approval The letters ‘CE’ which shows CE Approval, appear on many products that are traded on the single market in the European Economic Area (EEA). CE stands for Conformité Européenne, which is French for “European Conformity.” The CE Approval has existed in its present form since 1985, the CE marking is required for many products. […]
Using ND Filters A Neutral-Density Filter, or ND filters, reduces the amount of light that comes through the camera’s lens. The filters are like sunglasses and every filter is marked by a number. The higher the number, the bigger light reduction is. Which means less light comes to the sensor. Under bright sunlight, an ND filter allows photographers more leeway […]
DJI are the market leader in supplying quadcopters for drone aerial photography and are growing at a spectacular rate. So far their products are excellent quality and are reliable. The have seen off competition like 3D Robotics, GoPro and seriously dented others like Yuneec and Parrot. However in the last six months we have seen […]
Litchi is an app that you can download on to your IOS or Android tablet to fly your DJI Inspire, Phantom or Mavic. However when you look on the ITunes app directory there are a number of panic reviews, “it can crash your drone” So inevitably the first question I am asked by my students […]
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The mantra from the GoPro CEO and founder Nick Woodman is KARMA is not a drone – it’s a complete system. The advertised price in the UK is £719.99. Included in this price is a drone, controller, the gimbal stabiliser and camera harness, battery, battery charger, 6 propellers, a handheld karma grip, carry case and […]
Well if you watched the 30th anniversary episode of Casualty broadcast by the BBC at the end of August then you might think it is possible. But there is a massive gap between fact and fiction. It is near impossible for a small drone the size of DJI Phantom to bring down a large helicopter […]
The 84ft Gribbin Tower at Gribbin Point, Cornwall filmed on our DJI Phantom 3 Pro at sunset in early May 2016.