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07/06/2018
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DJI Osmo Mobile 2 In-Depth Series – Part 1 – Setup

At the start of the year, DJI announced their latest gimbal for smartphones; the DJI Osmo Mobile 2. This new gimbal came at a significantly reduced price point compared to the original Osmo Mobile, making it DJI’s most affordable gimbal to date. In this series, we will be taking an in-depth look at this new gimbal and giving to hints and tips on how to get the most out of it. We’ll be starting with setting up the gimbal as soon as you receive it along with the available settings... Read More

01/06/2018
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Hands on with the DJI Cendence Remote Controller

The DJI Cendence is an advanced, professional-level remote controller for the DJI Inspire 2 and the Matrice 200 Series. It offers extensive control over the drone using pre-set and customisable buttons, dials and levers. The Cendence utilises DJI’s Lightbridge technology for an interference-free connection as well as offering up to five analogue channels to increase its overall efficiency. Master and Slave control also adds to the precision accuracy with the Cendence. Keep reading to find out more about the DJI Cendence controller. Specifications Let’s start by taking a look at... Read More

18/05/2018
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DJI FlightHub Introduction

In November 2017 at AeroWorks, DJI announce their new tool for drone operation management; FlightHub. Designed for enterprise-level businesses, FlightHub is a web-based software that gives users live operation view, drone data management as well as personnel and drone management. Over the last couple of weeks, we have been testing out the features available on FlightHub. From our tests, we have created the below guide to show how to use its basic functions in real-world scenarios and demonstrate how it can benefit your drone operations. Keep reading to find out how... Read More

27/04/2018
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Tips on Drone Data Storage

  Any photographer or videographer will tell you about the importance of organising your photos and videos. There’s nothing worse than trying to find a photo you took six months ago that could be on any of ten SD cards all with thousands of videos and images. In this post, we’ll be giving you our top tips on where to store your files and the different ways you can organise your data to help you keep track of what you need. These tips will apply to all drone pilots. We’ll... Read More

18/04/2018
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Coding with the Ryze Tello

The new Tello drone from Ryze is a one of a kind, toy drone that puts the fun back into drone flying. It’s packed with features unlike any other at this low price point. One of the most notable is its compatibility with the MIT-developed coding software, Scratch, that allows users to control the Tello with a computer and input pre-planned flights. In this post, we will be walking you through how to use Scratch with the Tello and showing you some examples of this unique feature in action. Keep... Read More

13/04/2018
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Hands-On with the Ryze Tello

Heliguy have just received our first shipment of the new Tello drone from Ryze Robotics. This smart and fun little toy drone has a wealth of features and includes some impressive hardware from DJI and Intel. Considering the Tello’s low price point, it’s likely to be a popular little quadcopter for both adults and children. We got our hands on one of the available units to test out its features and see how it compares to the DJI drones we’re used to flying Keep reading for more information on the... Read More

06/04/2018
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Tips on Flying Drones Indoors

We’ve all been there; waiting excited for the delivery of a brand-new drone, looking out of the window and checking the door every five minutes for the delivery company. After what seems like hours because you’re so excited, there’s finally a knock and you’re handed the drone you’ve been not so patiently waiting for. You rip off the packaging and marvel at your new bit of kit, pack it all away and head for the door to take it out for its first flight. That’s when you discover it’s raining.... Read More

27/03/2018
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Heliguy’s Ground School: A Visual Guide

Let’s face it, the process of commercial drone operator training can be pretty confusing. Even for those who have plenty of experience piloting drones, gaining your permissions isn’t as straightforward as it may initially seem. Here at Heliguy, we aim to make the process as easy as possible for you to follow and help you understand what’s required at every stage. We have created the third and final visual guide to the CAA PfCO process through Heliguy to help you understand what’s required in the three stages of the process.... Read More

23/03/2018
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The Definitive DJI Osmo Comparison Guide

Since its release, DJI’s Osmo series has gone from strength to strength, improving the capabilities and usability across the various iterations of the handheld gimbals. Versions of the gimbals are available for vloggers and amateur videographers looking to capture stabilised footage with their smartphone, through to professional filmmakers who need a simple to use, lightweight gimbal with 4K RAW capabilities. Heliguy Insider have put together a comprehensive guide of each of the Osmo series to help you decide which gimbal could be right for you. We’ll be looking at the... Read More

16/03/2018
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DJI Mavic Air in Depth Series – Part 4 – Aircraft & Remote Controller

In the final part of our in-depth look at the new DJI Mavic Air, we take a look at the Mavic Air itself and its dedicated remote controller. In the series to date, we’ve looked at the Intelligent Flight Battery, safety features and the camera. It’s clear to see it’s an impressive little quadcopter. In this post, we will look at features such as the Mavic Air’s appearance and design, general functionality and much more. Specifications Let’s start by looking at the specifications of the Mavic Air and its dedicated remote... Read More