Tag: drone

November 5, 2018 / / DRONE

Getting used to a noisy sensor again! Drones have tiny noisy sensors compared to your DSLR – if you’re used to brightening up shadows on an underexposed shot with your camera, you’ll be shocked how bad this is on a drone RAW file.  So what can you do? Bracketing and HDR is the answer.  Bracket photos for HDR is rarely needed with modern camera sensors, but it’s back with DRONE photography. With the DJI Mavic Air I use, you have the option of taking 3 or 5 photos, each 1-stop…

September 24, 2018 / / Blog

3 Weeks with a Drone….  So I got one – I saw just how small the “mavic air” is on Youtube and thought the time had come!  Reasons why I got one…  It really does fit in your hand Has a 12Megapixel camera which shoots RAW 4K movies Simple to use for a beginner  Masses of functionality – things like following a moving object, or “tap fly” means the drone takes great footage without you driving! Manual camera settings – you set the exposure Panoramic photos – it can do…