Today’s flights were just practicing controls - round and round in circles trying to get smoother at lining up shots etc.
No video - it would be extremely boring - but the following flight logs:Full Post . . .
Just having fun.
Three flights with video, one taking shots for a pano.
A normal Sunday at the stables - so yet again just taking some time to get some flying in.
First flight I took no video - was mostly just getting used to different settings and actions. But I did get a new record max speed of just under 65...Full Post . . .
Down at Svarterud again - time for some more tests.
First up - a test of dronepan. This is an SDK app which controls the drone and takes a series of photos for doing a 360 degree panorama. Of course - it can’t shoot straight up thru the...Full Post . . .
So - the iPad mini is a great screen to fly the Inspire 1 drone with - apart from one thing.
Time for a sunshade. It needs to work both to shade from the sun but also to shade from the user’s reflection.
So - this is based on what I...Full Post . . .
Trying out the new Inspire 1 rig - so flying again at the stables. Flew one battery of two - fingers got too cold to fly the second.
Note to remember:
No fancy stuff yet - didn’t go higher...Full Post . . .
A nice cold winter’s day at Svarterud stables. Filmed with both the F550 hexcopter (gopro) and a DJI Osmo handheld gimbal.
Took a couple of panoramas with the osmo too:
Flight Logs:Full Post . . .
Been snowing - so what else - took the summit out for a spin:Full Post . . .
I need to do the update from a mac.
Downloading the C firmware was simple.
It downloads a F-D4S-V130M.dmg which contains...Full Post . . .
While visiting the UK for Christmas this year - we took a trip to see the Kew Gardens Christmas Lights walk together with dad and my brother and his family.
The full gallery is available on http://photos.chrissearle.org/christmas-2015-kew