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LaCie DJI Copilot backs up your photos and videos, without needing a computer

With 2TB of storage, the LaCie DJI Copilot aims to be a high-capacity portable media backup for photographers, videographers, and drone pilots. It’s not exactly fast, but for the right user, it will get the job done The post LaCie DJI Copilot backs up your photos and videos, without needing a computer appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Photography, Storage, Seagate, Trends, Dji, Computing, Lacie, LaCie DJI Copilot


ParaZero launches new reusable “SafeAir” parachute for DJI Phantom and Mavic Pro drones

Founded in 2012, ParaZero specialises in the development of parachute systems for both manned and unmanned vehicles. And we’ve shown you some of their drone parachute technology a couple of years ago being tested on a 3DR Solo. Since then, ParaZero has gone on to produce a range of “SafeAir” parachutes for larger drone models, like […] The post ParaZero launches new reusable “SafeAir” parachute for DJI Phantom and Mavic Pro drones appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, News, Drone, Dji, Parachute, Phantom, Dji Phantom, ParaZero, DJI Mavic Pro, Mavic Pro


DJI’s plush new headquarters will feature a skybridge for drone tests

DJI's stunning new headquarters in Shenzhen, China, is the brainchild of the same company that worked on Apple Park and has been designed with DJI's drone business very much in mind. The post DJI’s plush new headquarters will feature a skybridge for drone tests appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Trends, Drones, Dji, Emerging Tech, Shenzhen China, Headquarters, Apple Park, Foster And Partners


Foster + Partners DJI HQ will be a creative community in the sky

Foster + Partners have unveiled designs for the new headquarters of DJI, the makers of the world’s most popular commercial drones. Currently under construction in Shenzhen, the new building will comprise twin towers linked by a sky bridge that will be used to showcase the latest drone technology. The headquarters, conceived as a “creative community in the sky,” will not only include research and development spaces, but will also engage the public with exhibition spaces and even robot fighting r...
Tags: Design, London, China, Office, Architecture, Drones, Gallery, Dji, Robots, Skyscrapers, Robotics, Towers, Shenzhen, Carousel Showcase, Office Building, Foster Partners


Trump Administration Taps Google, Passes on Amazon and DJI for Drone Pilot Program

The US Department of Transportation announced Wednesday the participants in its Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) Integration Pilot Program, which will test drones for a variety of applications otherwise not permitted under current law. Google, Qualcomm, and Microsoft all made the cut, while Amazon and DJI won’t be…Read more...
Tags: Google, Amazon, Science, Microsoft, Drones, Dji, Department Of Transportation, UAS, US Department of Transportation, Google Qualcomm, Trump Administration Taps Google


New DJI Phantom 4 Pro V2.0 comes with improved image quality and infrared obstacle avoidance

People have been hoping for an update to DJI’s Phantom line for a little while now. Many thought the next announcement we’d see would be a Phantom 5, but it turns out that it’s not. It’s the Phantom 4 Pro v2.0. It packs all of the features of the old Phantom 4 Pro, but with […] The post New DJI Phantom 4 Pro V2.0 comes with improved image quality and infrared obstacle avoidance appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Drones, Dji, Dji phantom 4 Pro, DJI Phantom 4 Pro V2.0


DJI teams up with Microsoft to develop new AI drone SDK for Windows 10

DJI has announced that they’re partnering up with Microsoft to announce new developer tools for Windows. The tools are designed to enable real-time AI and machine learning for drones. This, DJI says, will help businesses “harness the power of commercial drone technology and edge cloud computing”. It all sounds very cool, but I’m having some pretty serious […] The post DJI teams up with Microsoft to develop new AI drone SDK for Windows 10 appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, News, Microsoft, Azure, Windows, Drones, Dji, Machine Learning, Windows 10, Ai, Sdk


DJI partners up with Microsoft to give drones A.I. superpowers

DJI will soon allow industrial drone pilots to control drones while live-streaming footage from a PC rather than a controller. The move allows for more advanced AI used in real-time while allowing developers to create custom drone applications. The post DJI partners up with Microsoft to give drones A.I. superpowers appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Photography, Microsoft, Trends, Dji, Computing, Sdk, Emerging Tech, Drone Controller


Microsoft and DJI team up to bring smarter drones to the enterprise

At the Microsoft Build developer conference today, Microsoft and Chinese drone manufacturer DJI announced a new partnership that aims to bring more of Microsoft’s machine learning smarts to commercial drones. Given Microsoft’s current focus on bringing intelligence to the edge, this is almost a logical partnership, given that drones are essentially semi-autonomous edge computing devices. DJI also today announced that Azure is now its preferred cloud computing partner and that it will use t...
Tags: TC, Enterprise, Microsoft, Tech, Artificial Intelligence, Drones, Dji, Machine Learning, Ai, Sdk, Roger Luo, Microsoft Build, MS Build 2018


DJI Releases Security Findings It Hopes Will Quash 'Chinese Spying' Fears

The world’s largest consumer drone maker is pushing back amid swelling concerns that its applications may be insecure, as well as rumors that it may be transmitting sensitive user data to China, where the company was founded more than a decade ago.Read more...
Tags: Security, Science, China, Drones, Dji


DJI announces new high end filmmaker tools and becomes first to adopt ProRes RAW video

With NAB often comes new announcements from DJI. This year, there are two big ones for serious filmmakers. There’s the DJI Force Pro, offering full remote control and manoeuvrability over the Ronin 2, Ronin-S and other gimbals. Also announced today are the new DJI Master Wheels also offering remote gimbal control with high precision in a […] The post DJI announces new high end filmmaker tools and becomes first to adopt ProRes RAW video appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Filmmaking, Gear, Dji, Cinematography, Nab, Gear Announcement, NAB 2018


DJI’s pro-level gimbal controls create custom movement in milliseconds

DJI is giving videographers more options for controlling the gimbal with an intuitive Force Pro and high-end Master Wheels. The Force Pro offers physical control dials in a system that's easy to learn, DJI says. The post DJI’s pro-level gimbal controls create custom movement in milliseconds appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Photography, News, Trends, Dji, Gimbal, Emerging Tech, DJI gimbal, NAB 2018


Apple ProRes RAW promises faster RAW video workflows for Final Cut Pro X

Designed to improve efficiency without sacrificing quality, ProRes RAW gives videographers and filmmakers the latitude of RAW with the performance of ProRes for real-time editing in MacOS and Final Cut Pro X. The post Apple ProRes RAW promises faster RAW video workflows for Final Cut Pro X appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Apple, Photography, Trends, Dji, Computing, Atomos, Final Cut Pro X, ProRes Raw


DJI announces Zenmuse XT2, a dual-sensor 4K thermal camera for industrial uses

DJI has expanded their line of cameras for industrial use with Zenmuse XT2, a thermal imaging camera equipped with side-by-side visual and thermal imaging sensors. The company describes it as “the next generation of commercial froe solutions.” With this new camera, DJI wants to expand the purpose of its enterprise drone platforms. They put the […] The post DJI announces Zenmuse XT2, a dual-sensor 4K thermal camera for industrial uses appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Gear, Dji, Thermal Imaging, Zenmuse XT2


Chinese drone maker DJI seeking at least $500 million in funds: Reuters

HONG KONG (Reuters) – China’s SZ DJI Technology Co Ltd, the world’s largest maker of non-military drones, is in talks with investors for at least $500 million in funding ahead of a planned stock market debut, people with knowledge of the matter said. With the funding, set to be obtained via a combination of new equity and debt, the firm would be valued at about $15 billion, nearly double its valuation in 2015, they said. The move seeks to capitalize on robust investor enthusiasm for Chinese tech...
Tags: Hong Kong, White House, China, Trends, IPOs, Dji, Silicon Valley, Donald Trump, Boeing, Idc, Shenzhen, Yuneec, Reuters, Reuters China, U S Army, Roger Luo


First look at the DJI Mavic Air – Mavic Pro 2 on the way? “Watch this space” says DJI

Announced last month, the Mavic Air is the newest drone from DJI. It fits in between the Spark and the Mavic Pro in DJI’s lineup, but what are its key selling points? We had the chance to speak with DJI about the new drone this week at The Photography Show. We chat about its key […] The post First look at the DJI Mavic Air – Mavic Pro 2 on the way? “Watch this space” says DJI appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, Drone, Drones, Gear, Dji, Dji Mavic, DJI Mavic Air, Mavic Air, The Photography Show 2018


DJI Inspire 2 review (updated for 2018)

Thanks to some smart design upgrades, a slew of sensors, and brilliant autonomous modes, DJI’s Inspire 2 is the safest way to put a camera in the air, even if it’s not the cheapest. The post DJI Inspire 2 review (updated for 2018) appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Trends, Drones, Dji, Emerging Tech, DJI Inspire 2


DJI Mavic Pro 2 may be imminent – Phantom 5 to get interchangeable lenses?

Demands on technology companies these days are pretty intense. It used to be that a company released a product, customers either loved it or hated it, and then a new model came out in 5 or so years to replace it. Today, it’s very different. No sooner had the Sony A7III been announced, for example, […] The post DJI Mavic Pro 2 may be imminent – Phantom 5 to get interchangeable lenses? appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, News, Drones, Dji, Dji Phantom 4, Mavic Pro, DJI Mavic Pro 2, Mavic Pro 2, DJI Inspire 3, Phantom 5


Lawmakers discussing proposal that would allow cops to take over drones

Wiretapping laws mean the police can't use a radio jammer to bring down a misbehaving drone, but officials are discussing potential legislation to change that. The bill isn't official yet -- and a similar proposal failed last year. The post Lawmakers discussing proposal that would allow cops to take over drones appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Photography, News, Police, Trends, Drone, Dji, Emerging Tech, Signal Jammer, Drone Laws And Guidelines


DJI’s Mavic Pro drone has just dropped to its lowest-ever price

DJI's Mavic Pro drone is now competing with the newer Mavic Air for sales, but a deal on Amazon currently has it on offer for $769 — that's $230 off its usual price and $30 cheaper than the Mavic Air. The post DJI’s Mavic Pro drone has just dropped to its lowest-ever price appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Amazon, News, Trends, Drone, Quadcopter, Drones, Dji, Quadcopters, Emerging Tech, Mavic Pro, Mavic Air


Flying a drone above the new apple headquarters will most likely be its last flight

There are some things which you think would be obvious. Like walking out into a busy road full of cars, putting your hand in an alligator’s open mouth, or flying your brand new drone over Apple’s shiny new campus – officially dubbed “Apple Park”. But for some people, apparently, it’s not so obvious. When Assaf […] The post Flying a drone above the new apple headquarters will most likely be its last flight appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Apple, Photography, News, Drone, Dji, Faa, Assaf, Federal Aviation Authority, Drone Crash, No-fly Zone


Drone may have caused helicopter to crash land in South Carolina

After a drone collides with a US Army Black Hawk helicopter just last month, we’re already hearing about another incident involving a helicopter and a drone. This time, though, the helicopter was forced to make a crash landing. The incident is currently being investigated and if proven to be true would mark the first drone-related […] The post Drone may have caused helicopter to crash land in South Carolina appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, News, Crash, Drones, Dji, Helicopter, South Carolina, US Army Black Hawk, Robinson R22


DroneBase raises $12M in Series B funding, announces enterprise AR tool

 If you have purchased a drone in the last year or two, there’s a high likelihood that it only emerges from your gadget closet a few times per year, if that. That probably doesn’t leave you feeling too great about your purchase, but it also leaves an expensive piece of professional equipment lying dormant that a lot of people could use. DroneBase is a startup that connects drone… Read More
Tags: Startups, TC, Tech, Drones, Dji, Dronebase


The DJI Mavic Air Wins

In the past couple years, you could ask a drone to be two things: good or small. But never both. The Mavic Air changes the game. In fact, I’d go so far as to say that the Mavic Air wins the game, and things will never be the same.Read more...
Tags: Science, Drones, Dji, DJI Mavic Pro, Mavic Pro, DJI Mavic Air, Mavic Air, Consumer Drones


DJI creates no-fly zones for Winter Olympics to prevent rogue drone flights

DJI doesn't want its reputation tarnished with tales of Phantom or Mavic drones causing havoc at this month's Winter Games, and there are safety and security issues to consider, too. So it's doing something about it. The post DJI creates no-fly zones for Winter Olympics to prevent rogue drone flights appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Trends, Dji, Winter Olympics, Spark, Phantom, Emerging Tech, Pyeongchang, Mavic, No-fly Zone


DJI Mavic Air vs Mavic Pro: Which drone is better?

You can find full specs for both the Mavic Pro and the new Mavic Air on DJI's website, but unfortunately you can't look at all those pages simultaneously -- so we put all the main features side-by-side for your convenience. The post DJI Mavic Air vs Mavic Pro: Which drone is better? appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Trends, Drone, Dji, Emerging Tech, Mavic Pro, Mavic Air


DJI institutes no-fly zones around sports arenas as the Olympics open in South Korea

 The 2018 Winter Olympics officially kick off with Friday’s Opening Ceremony in Pyeongchang, South Korea.  The temptation to fly a shiny new drone over the action will no doubt be great for amateur filmmakers and photographers in the immediately area, but DJI’s working to put the kibosh on things by implementing a temporary no-fly zone around sports arenas in the country. The… Read More
Tags: South Korea, Hardware, Sports, Tech, Drones, Olympics, Dji, Pyeongchang South Korea


DJI Mavic Pro II may come as soon as March with a 1″ camera sensor

Hot on the heels of the new DJI Mavic Air, we’re already starting to hear rumours about the Mavic Pro’s real replacement. A new Mavic Pro II. And the big news is that the sensor gets an upgrade from 2/3″ to a whole 1″ like the Phantom 4 Pro. Not only that, but there’s also […] The post DJI Mavic Pro II may come as soon as March with a 1″ camera sensor appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Photography, News, Dji, DJI Mavic Pro, Mavic Pro, Dji Mavic, DJI Mavic Pro 2, Mavic Pro 2


Get a drone’s-eye view with these images from Skypixel’s photo contest

Ready to see the world from a new angle? The Skypixel drone photography contest is the largest of its kind and unveiled the 2017 winners. The top prize goes to a colorful overhead shot in the artic. The post Get a drone’s-eye view with these images from Skypixel’s photo contest appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: Photography, Trends, Dji, Photo Contest, Emerging Tech, Skypixel, Aerial Drone Photography


Get the best footage from your Mavic Air with PolarPro’s new filters and accessories

Well, we knew it wouldn’t be long before the DJI Mavic Air accessories started to appear, especially if PolarPro have anything to do with it. PolarPro has now released the new DJI Mavic Air versions of their cinema filter series. These include neutral density and polarising filters to help provide more control over shutter speed, […] The post Get the best footage from your Mavic Air with PolarPro’s new filters and accessories appeared first on DIY Photography.
Tags: Accessories, Photography, Gear, Dji, PolarPro, Dji Mavic, DJI Mavic Air, Mavic Air