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Posted by Mad_angler1 | Aug 25, 2018 @ 05:28 AM | 78,810 Views

This week DJI finally released what we have all been talking about for some time, the long awaited update to the Mavic Pro, In this article I am going to talk about some of the specs but try to concentrate on some of the this I feel warrant highlighting on this new craft.

Two Models - One Tough Choice

In what is very reminiscent of the original Phantom 3 release DJI have made two models of the new Mavic 2, the Zoom and the Mavic 2 Pro. Both craft them shelves are identical and carry many of the same features just like the Phantom 3 Pro and Advance the differences are just the camera system fitted.

The Craft

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Posted by Mad_angler1 | Aug 14, 2018 @ 04:46 AM | 77,701 Views
DJI Ronin S Unbox and Information with Panasonic GH5

Costing $699 US and 669 in the UK and its available to pre order from DJI Here

The Ronin S is a single handed DSLR and Mirrorless Camera gimbal that can support models up to 3.6kg and still provide stabilises footage while on the move, I purchased mine at the same time as the Panasonic GH5 and have been using this combination for over a month now.


Superior 3-Axis Stabilization with 3.6 kg Tested Payload Capacity

The Ronin S is fitted with very powerful motors, its been tested up to 3.6kg but many people have exceeded this with large cameras like a RED and still got solid stabilisation results.

The Ronin S has Autotune that is able to tune its motor power so no matter if you have a Sony A6300 or and GH5 with Cage its always giving you great performance.

Camera Control

On supported camera models you can control the shutter, start and stop recording and focus via the built-in buttons on the Ronin S Grip, it also means the Ronin S can automatically fire the shutter in intelligent modes like Motionlaps.

Currently the GH5 offers the most compatibility, DJI are working on updating camera support all the time and there is a up to date list on the DJI site of officially supported models.

Built in Focus Control

DJI include the find focus control with the Ronin S kit, this allows you to do actions
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Posted by Mad_angler1 | Aug 14, 2018 @ 03:07 AM | 75,920 Views
I created this series of videos for my subscribers on youtube as I was regularly being asked questions around how the GPS works, what relationship the compass has and how these all work with the individual flight modes.

For more info on the Mavic you can see on DJI via the below link

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Part 1 Flight Mode Basics

DJI Mavic - Explaining Compass Errors & GPS Issues - Part 1 Flight Mode Basics (6 min 42 sec)

Part 2 Compass Error

DJI Mavic - Explaining Compass Errors & GPS Issues - Part 2 Compass Error (24 min 6 sec)
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