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

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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


DJI Mavic 2 Zoom v DJI Mavic 2 Enterprise v DJI Mavic 2 Enterprise Dual

2018 was a busy and productive year for the Mavic Series of drones, with DJI unveiling no fewer than five iterations. The year began with the release of the Mavic Air, then the Mavic 2 Zoom and Pro in the summer, followed by the Mavic 2 Enterprise in the autumn, before closing 2018 with the Mavic 2 Enterprise Dual. In their own right, each drone within this Mavic quintet has its own quirks and uses, but this particular blog post focuses on the Mavic 2 Zoom, Mavic 2 Enterprise and... Read More


DJI Osmo Pocket v GoPro Hero 7 Black

A new camera war has begun.  At the end of September/beginning of October, GoPro unveiled its flagship Hero 7 Black – described as the most versatile waterproof GoPro action and travel camera. But last week, DJI threw its hat into the ring, lifting the curtain on its much-anticipated Osmo Pocket. It’s the technology equivalent of Muhammad Ali v Joe Frazier. Two heavyweights going toe-to-toe, vying for top spot. But which one of these state-of-the-art cameras – both boasting incredible stabilisation technology – is king of the ring? In this special versus article, Heliguy... Read More


Mavic 2 Series vs Mavic Pro vs Mavic Air

Following yesterday’s announcement from DJI of the two new powerful drones that have been added to the Mavic Series, the Mavic 2 Pro and Zoom, Heliguy Insider have been comparing these two new drones to the original Mavic Pro and the Mavic Air. We’ll be looking into how the new features including the cameras, Intelligent Flight Modes, safety mechanisms and more stand up against the two previous iterations of Mavics. We aim to help you decide which is the best drone for you from DJI’s iconic series. In each category, we’ll... Read More


DJI Phantom 4 Pro V2.0 Vs Phantom 4 Pro and Phantom 4 Advanced

DJI have just announced the Phantom 4 Pro V2.0, the latest drone in their standout Phantom Series. The Phantom 4 Pro V2.0 builds on the design of the original Phantom 4 Pro, adding new transmission and propulsion systems to the already impressive quadcopter. In this post, we will be looking at the Phantom 4 Pro and Pro V2.0, as well as the Phantom 4 Advanced, to see which drone is the strongest performer. Keep reading to find out more about the new DJI Phantom 4 Pro V2.0. Specifications Let’s start... Read More


Zenmuse XT Vs Zenmuse XT2

  Drone market leaders, DJI recently announced the latest iteration of their thermal camera, the Zenmuse XT2. Like the first Zenmuse XT, the XT2 came from a partnership between DJI and FLIR. It was announced at an event in California, USA, hosted by the Menlo Park Fire Service. The XT2 features a FLIR Tau 2 thermal sensor and DJI 4K visual camera, mounted on a DJI gimbal. The XT2 has a wealth of new intelligent modes that boast increased functionality in thermal imaging helping increase mission efficiency and operation safety.... Read More

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DJI Mavic Air Vs Mavic Pro Vs Spark

Yesterday, DJI announced the latest iteration of the Mavic Series, the DJI Mavic Air. The Mavic Air falls between the DJI Spark and the Mavic Pro Platinum, combining the best features of each drone in an ultraportable package. We will be comparing the Mavic Air, Mavic Pro and Spark to see which aircraft is better suited to you. We will look at the specifications, appearance, performance, battery and what’s in the box. Keep reading for more information of on the Mavic Air and how it performs against the drones used... Read More


DJI Osmo Mobile 2 Vs Osmo Mobile Vs Freefly Movi

At this year’s CES in Las Vegas, one of the key announcements from DJI was the next iteration of handheld gimbal technology for smartphones, the DJI Osmo Mobile 2. The latest version boasts some impressive developments from the original Osmo Mobile, but how do they compare? Along with the two versions of the Osmo Mobile, we’re also expecting the Freefly Movi in the second quarter of this year. The Movi is Freefly’s first consumer product, taking their vast experience in cinema-level equipment, to create this highly anticipated stabiliser. Like our... Read More

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DJI ND Filter Vs PolarPro Filters

Neutral Density or ND filters are used across all aspects of photography but are particularly useful with aerial and drone photography. The purpose of an ND filter is to reduce the light going into the camera’s sensor. This has led to them being dubbed ‘sunglasses for your camera’. ND filters can be hugely beneficial but choosing and using a filter is not as simple as they initially seem. There are lots of filters available for your drone, all of which can produce different results. Keep reading to find out which... Read More