DJI Phantom Quadcopter Drones
DJI Phantom Quadcopter Drones Tutorial DVD – Aerial Photography & Video Handbook Training DVD by Colin Smith
Photography and videography have been revolutionized by the use of UAV Drones.
The DJI Phantom Series is by far the most popular civilian drone and is revolutionizing an exciting new industry. These little quadcopters are affordable and easy to fly.
In this fully comprehensive guide, Colin Smith coaches you through everything you need to know to fly precisely and safely. Learn Quadcopter basics and exercises designed to help you become a better pilot. In studio and on-location lessons will get you there in a clear and easy to understand way with stunning HD video.
Learn how to fly correctly and shoot the best video and photographs. Learn how to edit photos, panoramas, HDR and video for the best results. Learn to work in Photoshop, Premiere Pro and GoPro studio, even if you have never edited video before.
This Features Phantoms 1 and 2 (Vision +) Quadcopters.
Introduction and overview
A glimpse of what is in store for you on this epic video training manuel- Colin welcomes you.
The DJI Phantom Lineup
A look at the DJI Phantom line of quadcopters. The differences between the different models. Which is best for you?
The care and feeding of batteries. How to safely use the batteries, very important safety information
Connecting Vision App
Connecting your mobile device to your Phantom vision camera for FPV (First Person View)
Satellites and Calibration
Calibrating your Quadcopter and using satellites for stability and marking your home base
Two exercises to help you get the feel for flying in straight lies and for basic copter orientation
Circle Flying Exercise
How to fly in circles and camera orientation, Two exercises for you to practice
Figure 8 Exercise
Two advanced flying exercises, learn to control your copter and to control the camera with precision
Enabling IOC Flying Mode
Use the Intelligent Orientation Controls (The switches on your controller) for different ways to fly
Aerial Camera Moves
Some different cinematic camera moves. Simulating dollies and cranes. An on location sports car shoot
How to make a true HDR with your aerial photos to bring out a ton of detail and dynamic range
Color Grading in Photoshop
How to use Photoshop to easily create different cinematic color grading on your videos
Photoshop Video Color Grading
Part 3 of 5. Using Photoshop to color grade our project using adjustment layers
Photoshop Video, Tilting and Export
Part 5 of 5. Create titles and overlays. How to export the final video for online and mobile viewing
Russell Brown: Perspective
"Doc" Russell Brown talks about new perspectives quadcopters are offering the photography industry
Mark Johnson: Custom Modifications
Mark Johnson shows you his crazy contraptions and modifications to make a unique and accessorized flying experience
Colin Smith: Moving and Positioning Your Copter
Colin discusses creative ways to position your copter to get unique shots
Colin Smith: Portfolio and Travel Tips
Colin opens up his portfolio and discusses some images. Also, traveling advice is discussed
Colin Smith: Video Tips
Colin gives you one last word of advice on shooting stable, high quality video with your Phantom copter