Road Trip #3 2017 – The Lake District…

Not much has gone on in the way of photography/drone flying in my life since my last trip, I’ve been spending a lot of time working and trying to start a business part time, but i had a few days of free time and made a last minute decision to run away to the countryside……

Which is the better video format? MP4? or MOV?

There have been several discussions on which is the best recording format to choose with your DJI Mavic Pro (Or any drone for that matter) so i performed some tests to check out the quality and codecs of each… (I apologise for the poor sound, audio recorded with my phone, i wont be doing that…

The Long Way Home :: Short Film Movie – Land Rover Discovery – DJI Mavic Pro

Sometimes taking ‘The Long Way Home’ gives a chance to get in to nature and de-stress before arriving at your destination… A day of beautiful weather in the UK and a few hours free time on my hands resulted in this video… Shot entirely with the DJI Mavic Pro… Camera Settings: 4k UHD 25fps. Edited…

Downloading Maps to your Android or iOS device for offline use using the DJI GO app.

A topic that seems to come up time and time again, “How do i get maps to use while offline??” Well for Android users it is pretty simple, for iOS users not so much but there is a workaround…

DJI Mavic Pro ‘Fly More Combo’ Unboxing Video and I Sold the Inspire One!

I have sold the Inspire one! Yes thats right, the drone that i lusted after for a long time has gone to a new home, will i regret it? That is yet to be seen, but for what I like to use them for it was complete overkill and when it’s in it’s case with…

Snowdonia National Park in One Minute…

Ok, so not strictly ALL of Snowdonia National Park in a minute, there is far too much of it for that, but here is 1 minutes worth of video clips shot on the Inspire One all within driving distance of Cadair Adris… Enjoy…

UK Drone Law made simple, answering some unanswered questions and providing some advice…

At the moment the use of ‘drones’ seems to be making big news when the rules to staying legal are actually fairly simple, yet time and time again online you can see videos which have broken these simple rules or people asking for clarification… The CAA has set up a website in the UK which…

Motion Control Project – Part One…

It’s winter here in the UK, so electronics projects are a good way to pass the time when the sky is crying… The plan here is for a full 3-Axis motion control project again powered by an Arduino… I’ll start with a single axis and work my way up from there… This i want from…

Welcome… Who am I & Whats it about…

Hi, my name is Paul, i’m 37 years old at time of writing this and live just north of London in the UK…

I am lucky enough to own a DJI Inspire one and a Canon DSLR, I also am able to code basic projects on Arduino and in other languages but they are always a work in progress…