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DJI Drones – How To Change NTSC/PAL

Steps To Change NTSC/PAL The following steps were written using the DJI Phantom 4 Pro V2. The other DJI drones like the Inspire or Mavic series will have the same or similar steps. Open the DJI GO 4 app. Make sure the video icon is selected above the red record button instead of the photo […]

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DJI Drones – How To Change Camera Video Coding – H.264 VS H.265

Steps To Change The Video Encoding The following steps were written using the DJI Phatom 4 Pro V2. The other DJI drones like the Inspire or Mavic series will have the same or similar steps. Open the DJI GO 4 app. Make sure the video icon is selected above the red record button instead of […]

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DJI Drones – How To Update Max Flight Altitude

The default setting for flying DJI drones (Inspire, Phantom, Mavic, Spark) to the maximum altitude is 120 meters which is approximately equal to 393.7 feet. This is because the FAA’s regulations are the maximum allowable altitude to fly a drone is 400 feet above ground. A drone pilot may want to change this to a […]

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DJI Drones – How To Change Flight Modes (Positioning, Sport, Attitude)

DJI series drones like an Inspire, Phantom, or Mavic have three standard flight modes that are available depending on the type of flight needed. This article will not discuss the intelligent flight modes(ActiveTrack, TapFly, Tripod, …). Being aware of the differences in these flight modes and how to switch to them can be important to […]

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DJI Drones – How To Update Home Point Settings

DJI series drones like the Inspire, Phantom, or Mavic have a return to home option to have the drone fly back to the home point. In the DJI GO 4 app, the home point can be set to the drone’s current location or the current location of the remote controller. This setting can be changed […]

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DJI Photography Video

DJI Drones – How To Update File Index Mode – Continuous VS Reset

DJI series drones like the Inspire, Phantom, or Mavic have two options regarding what the file names will be for videos and photos. The two options are referred to as the File Index Mode. Reset: When files are moved off of the SD card the next videos and photos will be saved with file names […]

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DJI Drones – How To Reset Camera Settings

If you own a DJI drone like the Phantom or Mavic then you have probably experimented with the camera settings for the video and photo options. If you are unhappy with your current changes for the camera settings and do not remember the default settings then there is an option to reset the camera settings. […]

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DJI Drones – How To Take Timed Shots

DJI series drones like an Inspire, Phantom, or Mavic have the option to automatically take photographs at a timed interval. This option is called timed shots. Using timed shots can be used to take multiple photographs while in flight without needing to constantly stop and tap the shutter button. Timed shots can also be used […]

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DJI Drones – How To Turn On Auto Exposure Bracket (AEB) To Create High Contrast Images

While doing aerial photography it is common to take photos that do not display the details in highlights or shadows. This is the result of using incorrect exposure values when taking photos. One way to avoid this issue is to use Auto Exposure Bracket (AEB) mode when taking photographs. When Auto Exposure Bracket is used, […]

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DJI Drones – How To Update Gimbal Pitch Speed And Smoothness For Cinematic Videos

For aerial videos it is common to use the gimbal to tilt the camera up or down while recording scenery. On DJI drones like the Inspire, Phantom, or Mavic the default settings for the speed of moving the camera up or down is very fast. This can lead to videos that have quick jerky movements […]