Drone For Aerial Photography
With the affordable Phantom 2(Drones, Aerial Video/Photos) at one end of the scale and the flashy Phantom 4. At the other, it is easy to overlook the mid-range models of the Phantom 3 line. There are pros and cons to this series, but the Phantom 3 Professional proves the best drones. As it showcases the best of DJI’s photographic features with some great hardware.
There is an excellent look at the Phantom range of drones that appeals to amateur operators. It is important that the company retains this whether they are trying to sell the original model. A “professional” upgrade like this or their more recent unveiling.… Read the rest
DJI Phantom 4: Best Drone For Aerial Photography
Like the Phantom 3 Professional that came before it, the DJI Phantom 4 is built for “high-level aerial photography and cinematography”. This means that this is being sold as the must-have, top-of-the-line camera drone for budding film-makers.
According to Andrew Nixon at BestDroneForTheJob.com, the Phantom 4 is “the most intelligent, easy-to-operate flying camera drone available for less than $2,000.”
Sure, OK. But is this better than the Phantom 3? and could DJI go further when designing their next drones?
Similarities between the Phantom 4 and prior models
Size and shape: both the Phantom 3 and 4 have a diagonal size of 350mm with four pairs of propellers.And they share the same 3axis gimbal with the same pitch.
The camera: the camera offers the same field of view on the lens.The same shutter speed and similar capabilities on still photography mode. The … Read the rest