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DJI Drone – Overlaying Telemetry Data on Videos

Note:  Please ignore the quality of my example drone footage . . . it’s the only flight I had on my iPhone where I hit record before I took off!  I will update with a better quality one, lol Adding telemetry data to your drone flight videos needn’t be a daunting process, follow this step-by-step guide and you’ll be able to produce your first insightful video within an hour. . . . start the timers please! What you’ll need: A […]

DJI Spark – Flying over water

So, you’ve mastered flying over vast fields and forests and are just itching to take your Spark over the water and get those shots that really seem to impress, well, you’ve come to the right place. You’ll be glad to know that flying your little drone over the water isn’t as daunting as it sounds, in this article I’ll cover everything you need to know about preparing for, and carrying out, a safe flight over water. The main areas to […]

DJI Spark – Flying in ATTI Mode

Should I fly in ATTI mode? The simple answer is “YES!”, but as with everything, there is a time and place. ATTI mode (otherwise known as ATTITUDE mode) is the mode your Spark will fly in when neither a GPS or the Vision System are available. Whilst flying in ATTI mode the following is disabled: VPS (Vision Positioning System) GPS Various Advanced Features Now I can tell you already have a few questions before I explore ATTI mode further, so […]

DJI Spark – Compass & IMU

Perhaps the most asked question on Facebook forums . . . how often should I re-calibrate my compass and IMU? Firstly, let’s explore what these are actually for. Let’s begin with the compass, this enables the Spark to understand which way it is pointed. Secondly we have the IMU (Inertial Measurement Unit). The IMU takes information from the following components in order to understand it’s surroundings and adjust for flight: Barometer – Measures air pressure and therefore determines altitude Thermometer […]