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DJI

18/03/2019
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New features for DJI Ronin-S

A new firmware update has been issued for the DJI Ronin-S, offering enhanced settings and increased capability to allow photographers and filmmakers to take their creative projects further. Among the new features are additional focus speed settings for Nikon, Canon and Panasonic cameras; less vibration /shaking when switching between 3D Roll 360 and normal mode; and added photo capture, video recording and autofocus for various cameras.    The popular Ronin-S, sold by Heliguy, provides superior stabilisation for every shoot.    What’s New? The firmware update – v1.8.0.70 – will give you... Read More

07/03/2019
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Seven reasons why DJI FlightHub Enterprise is better than DJI FlightHub Basic and Advanced

DJI has launched DJI FlightHub Enterprise and there are some key differences between this and older versions – including private cloud access. DJI FlightHub software – compatible with a range of DJI drones – enables organisations to efficiently manage all aspects of their commercial drone operations from a single platform. FlightHub Enterprise is valuable to a wide range of commercial and industrial customers using drone technology As a web-based service, FlightHub Basic and Advanced have provided the capability to oversee live operations, manage flight data, manage fleets and pilots, and... Read More

26/02/2019
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DJI launches Ronin-S Essentials Kit

DJI has today revealed the Ronin-S Essentials Kit, to help even more photographers and filmmakers capture smooth, sharp footage. The new-launch combo includes a range of accessories, such as the Ronin-S Gimbal, a BG37 Grip, Camera Mounting Plate and a Camera Riser, among other things. But with the Ronin-S Standard Kit already out there, what is the difference between this and the Essentials package? Pre-order the DJI Ronin-S Essentials Kit  What Is The Difference In Price? The first thing to note is the difference in cost between the two products.... Read More

25/02/2019
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Firmware update for DJI Phantom 4 RTK

DJI has updated the firmware for the Phantom 4 RTK to improve flight safety and experience – and users are being encouraged to upgrade as soon as possible. What’s New? Improved battery stability and safety after the battery was not fully charged and discharged during long-term storage. If you have multiple batteries, please run this firmware update on all of them. Upgrade Method – DJI Assistant 2 for Phantom/MG Download and install DJI Assistant 2 for Phantom: https://dl.djicdn.com/downloads/dji_assistant/20181028/Phantom/DJI+Assistant+2+For+Phantom+2.0.6.exe Connect your aircraft/remote control to your computerOpen DJI Assistant 2 for PhantomUpgrade the... Read More

21/02/2019
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DJI M200 Series V2 versus DJI M200 Series

DJI has today unveiled the new M200 Series V2 – a powerful and reliable drone platform designed for industrial applications. But what is the difference between these rebooted UAVs and their popular predecessors in the original M200 Series? In a nutshell, DJI says that enhancements include better reliability, safety, and security features, which ‘lay the technical foundations for Beyond Visual Line of Sight (BVLOS) and nighttime operations’. Our updated Matrice 200 Series drones are now better equipped for complex life-saving missions, flights over sensitive locations, and flights at night, while enhancements... Read More

21/02/2019
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DJI launch Matrice 200 Series V2

A rugged design, enhanced control systems, superior flight performance and added safety and data security features – DJI has unveiled the M200 Series V2. The new Matrice 200 Series V2 is a versatile industrial drone platform with improved features, designed for professionals across industries such as public safety, infrastructure, construction and energy.  The drones in the V2 Series build on the success of the original M200 platforms. To see how the new Series compares to the original, click here. The M200 Series V2 offers upgraded versatility and durability. It is... Read More

11/02/2019
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DJI M200 used for offshore inspections by Skeye BV for oil major

A world-leading provider of industrial surveying and assessments is using drone technology to carry out offshore inspections – and is benefiting from enhanced safety and increased efficiency. Skeye BV, which is headquartered in the Netherlands and operates from offices in the UK and Belgium, has turned to UAV expert Heliguy as their preferred drone supplier. The M200 is now considered as a main stay in the fleet after proving its worth over the last year of offshore operationsPatrick Rickerby, Technical Director, Skeye BV The use of drones is proving beneficial... Read More

06/02/2019
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VIDEO: Thermal comparison – DJI Mavic 2 Enterprise Dual v Zenmuse XT2

From headline-grabbing police missions involving infrared technology to the recent release of the DJI Mavic 2 Enterprise Dual – drones and thermal imaging is a hot topic right now. When DJI unveiled the aforementioned UAV at the end of last year, the Chinese-based technology giant essentially offered an all-in-one solution for thermographers. But where does it rank among other options out there? Take DJI’s very own Zenmuse XT2 for example – a thermal camera which is compatible with DJI’s Matrice Series and was launched amid much fanfare in the spring of... Read More

31/01/2019
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DJI Phantom 4 RTK: Survey-grade accuracy confirmed!

A new study has proven the accuracy of the DJI Phantom 4 RTK – showing it can meet survey-grade requirements WITHOUT having to go through the laborious process of laying a whole load of ground-control points (GCPs).  The test was carried out by DroneDeploy and demonstrated how the next-gen mapping drone can deliver 2cm relative vertical accuracy and 1.20cm relative horizontal accuracy. The DJI Phantom 4 RTK It means that this aircraft – sold by Heliguy – will help industrial users save money, increase productivity, achieve greater collaboration and increase... Read More

24/01/2019
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Drone evolution – rise of the machines

Evolution. When it comes to the world of drones, evolution is a key word. In recent years, there has been a major shift in UAV operators, moving from hobbyists and commercial photographers to those utilising unmanned aircraft for more industrial purposes, such as mining, agriculture and construction.   This changing pattern – from consumer to enterprise – appears to be accelerating. The technology has definitely been evolving from consumer/prosumer to enterprise solution Brandon Montellato – Programme Manager for DJI Enterprise It means that some drone manufacturers have been faced with the task of... Read More