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Old Feb 01, 2016, 03:51 PM
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Tracking a subject

I attended a UAS conference last year and they showed a VERY expensive camera system that could be connected to an octo or heavy lifter that was very cool. The camera had its own controller, with screen, and you could "lock" onto a subject below and it would track it no matter what- if the aircraft moved around it, the camera would stay pointing at it, if the subject moved, the camera would stay centered on it.

Is there a "prosumer" version of this?
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Old Feb 01, 2016, 04:21 PM
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do you mean "follow me" ? sometimes I ask people to carry GPS tag that make fiilming very easy, or simply mark POI in flight

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Old Feb 02, 2016, 07:00 AM
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If we reverse the OP situation and make the aircraft the subject - then SOLOSHOT has the answer.

I'm just waiting delivery of the SOLOSHOT 3 ....

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