How To Use DJI Pocket 2: Basic Functions Tutorial

How To Use DJI Pocket 2: Basic Functions Tutorial

Learn how to use the DJI Pocket 2 basic user interface functions with this fast Heliguy™ tutorial. You'll learn everything you need to know to get your started.

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Now you've got the DJI Pocket 2 it's time to learn the basic user interface functions.

Learning the basics will open the doors for creativity and enable you to get the content you want.

So let's jump into this fast and easy Heliguy™ tutorial and learn all the basics to get started with the new DJI Pocket 2.

 

 

  1. Turn on the DJI Pocket 2

    DJI POCKET 2 Powerful handheld stabilised mini camera.  What is the DJI Pocket 2? The DJI Pocket 2 is a tiny, but powerful stabilised mini 4K camera.  The standard edition (pictured) features the gimbal, as well as Mini Control Stick and Tripod Mount (1/4”).  A DJI Pocket 2 Creator Combo is also available, featuring more accessories, including wide-angle lens, wireless microphone + windscreen, and Do-It-All Handle.  Key features of the handheld DJI Pocket 2 include:  Tiny Frame, Easily Transportable: The Pocket 2 weighs just 117g and offers up to 140 minutes of battery life. Small Camera, Big Results: An upgraded 1/1.7-inch sensor captures images with improved quality over the first generation Osmo Pocket, while the sweeping 20mm f/1.8 lens provides wide, cinematic video and images. Improved Audio System: New DJI Matrix Stereo consists of four microphones for enhanced audio effects. New Intelligent Features: Range of new features takes content creation to the next level. Expandable: Push creativity further with a suite of accessories for DJI Pocket 2.

    Press the Power Button for 2 seconds.

  2. Press Function Button once

    DJI POCKET 2 Powerful handheld stabilised mini camera. What is the DJI Pocket 2? The DJI Pocket 2 is a tiny, but powerful stabilised mini 4K camera. The standard edition (pictured) features the gimbal, as well as Mini Control Stick and Tripod Mount (1/4”). A DJI Pocket 2 Creator Combo is also available, featuring more accessories, including wide-angle lens, wireless microphone + windscreen, and Do-It-All Handle. Key features of the handheld DJI Pocket 2 include: Tiny Frame, Easily Transportable: The Pocket 2 weighs just 117g and offers up to 140 minutes of battery life. Small Camera, Big Results: An upgraded 1/1.7-inch sensor captures images with improved quality over the first generation Osmo Pocket, while the sweeping 20mm f/1.8 lens provides wide, cinematic video and images. Improved Audio System: New DJI Matrix Stereo consists of four microphones for enhanced audio effects. New Intelligent Features: Range of new features takes content creation to the next level. Expandable: Push creativity further with a suite of accessories for DJI Pocket 2.

    This will quickly switch between camera and video modes.

  3. In Camera Mode tap bottom left icon

    DJI POCKET 2 Powerful handheld stabilised mini camera. What is the DJI Pocket 2? The DJI Pocket 2 is a tiny, but powerful stabilised mini 4K camera. The standard edition (pictured) features the gimbal, as well as Mini Control Stick and Tripod Mount (1/4”). A DJI Pocket 2 Creator Combo is also available, featuring more accessories, including wide-angle lens, wireless microphone + windscreen, and Do-It-All Handle. Key features of the handheld DJI Pocket 2 include: Tiny Frame, Easily Transportable: The Pocket 2 weighs just 117g and offers up to 140 minutes of battery life. Small Camera, Big Results: An upgraded 1/1.7-inch sensor captures images with improved quality over the first generation Osmo Pocket, while the sweeping 20mm f/1.8 lens provides wide, cinematic video and images. Improved Audio System: New DJI Matrix Stereo consists of four microphones for enhanced audio effects. New Intelligent Features: Range of new features takes content creation to the next level. Expandable: Push creativity further with a suite of accessories for DJI Pocket 2.

    Open the Camera Mode Settings menu to choose your aspect ratio and countdown timers.

  4. Press Shutter Release Button

    DJI POCKET 2 Powerful handheld stabilised mini camera. What is the DJI Pocket 2? The DJI Pocket 2 is a tiny, but powerful stabilised mini 4K camera. The standard edition (pictured) features the gimbal, as well as Mini Control Stick and Tripod Mount (1/4”). A DJI Pocket 2 Creator Combo is also available, featuring more accessories, including wide-angle lens, wireless microphone + windscreen, and Do-It-All Handle. Key features of the handheld DJI Pocket 2 include: Tiny Frame, Easily Transportable: The Pocket 2 weighs just 117g and offers up to 140 minutes of battery life. Small Camera, Big Results: An upgraded 1/1.7-inch sensor captures images with improved quality over the first generation Osmo Pocket, while the sweeping 20mm f/1.8 lens provides wide, cinematic video and images. Improved Audio System: New DJI Matrix Stereo consists of four microphones for enhanced audio effects. New Intelligent Features: Range of new features takes content creation to the next level. Expandable: Push creativity further with a suite of accessories for DJI Pocket 2.

    Click the Shutter Release Button to take pictures whilst in Camera Mode.

  5. In Video Mode tap bottom left icon

    DJI POCKET 2 Powerful handheld stabilised mini camera. What is the DJI Pocket 2? The DJI Pocket 2 is a tiny, but powerful stabilised mini 4K camera. The standard edition (pictured) features the gimbal, as well as Mini Control Stick and Tripod Mount (1/4”). A DJI Pocket 2 Creator Combo is also available, featuring more accessories, including wide-angle lens, wireless microphone + windscreen, and Do-It-All Handle. Key features of the handheld DJI Pocket 2 include: Tiny Frame, Easily Transportable: The Pocket 2 weighs just 117g and offers up to 140 minutes of battery life. Small Camera, Big Results: An upgraded 1/1.7-inch sensor captures images with improved quality over the first generation Osmo Pocket, while the sweeping 20mm f/1.8 lens provides wide, cinematic video and images. Improved Audio System: New DJI Matrix Stereo consists of four microphones for enhanced audio effects. New Intelligent Features: Range of new features takes content creation to the next level. Expandable: Push creativity further with a suite of accessories for DJI Pocket 2.

    When in Video Mode open the Video Mode Settings Menu to alternate between the intelligent video features.

  6. Press Shutter Release Button once

    DJI POCKET 2 Powerful handheld stabilised mini camera. What is the DJI Pocket 2? The DJI Pocket 2 is a tiny, but powerful stabilised mini 4K camera. The standard edition (pictured) features the gimbal, as well as Mini Control Stick and Tripod Mount (1/4”). A DJI Pocket 2 Creator Combo is also available, featuring more accessories, including wide-angle lens, wireless microphone + windscreen, and Do-It-All Handle. Key features of the handheld DJI Pocket 2 include: Tiny Frame, Easily Transportable: The Pocket 2 weighs just 117g and offers up to 140 minutes of battery life. Small Camera, Big Results: An upgraded 1/1.7-inch sensor captures images with improved quality over the first generation Osmo Pocket, while the sweeping 20mm f/1.8 lens provides wide, cinematic video and images. Improved Audio System: New DJI Matrix Stereo consists of four microphones for enhanced audio effects. New Intelligent Features: Range of new features takes content creation to the next level. Expandable: Push creativity further with a suite of accessories for DJI Pocket 2.

    Start recording by pressing the Shutter Release Button once whilst in Video Mode.

    • Press and Hold Shutter Release Button

      DJI POCKET 2 Powerful handheld stabilised mini camera. What is the DJI Pocket 2? The DJI Pocket 2 is a tiny, but powerful stabilised mini 4K camera. The standard edition (pictured) features the gimbal, as well as Mini Control Stick and Tripod Mount (1/4”). A DJI Pocket 2 Creator Combo is also available, featuring more accessories, including wide-angle lens, wireless microphone + windscreen, and Do-It-All Handle. Key features of the handheld DJI Pocket 2 include: Tiny Frame, Easily Transportable: The Pocket 2 weighs just 117g and offers up to 140 minutes of battery life. Small Camera, Big Results: An upgraded 1/1.7-inch sensor captures images with improved quality over the first generation Osmo Pocket, while the sweeping 20mm f/1.8 lens provides wide, cinematic video and images. Improved Audio System: New DJI Matrix Stereo consists of four microphones for enhanced audio effects. New Intelligent Features: Range of new features takes content creation to the next level. Expandable: Push creativity further with a suite of accessories for DJI Pocket 2.

      Stop the recording at anytime by pressing and holding the Shutter Release Button.

    • Press Shutter Release Button

      DJI POCKET 2 Powerful handheld stabilised mini camera. What is the DJI Pocket 2? The DJI Pocket 2 is a tiny, but powerful stabilised mini 4K camera. The standard edition (pictured) features the gimbal, as well as Mini Control Stick and Tripod Mount (1/4”). A DJI Pocket 2 Creator Combo is also available, featuring more accessories, including wide-angle lens, wireless microphone + windscreen, and Do-It-All Handle. Key features of the handheld DJI Pocket 2 include: Tiny Frame, Easily Transportable: The Pocket 2 weighs just 117g and offers up to 140 minutes of battery life. Small Camera, Big Results: An upgraded 1/1.7-inch sensor captures images with improved quality over the first generation Osmo Pocket, while the sweeping 20mm f/1.8 lens provides wide, cinematic video and images. Improved Audio System: New DJI Matrix Stereo consists of four microphones for enhanced audio effects. New Intelligent Features: Range of new features takes content creation to the next level. Expandable: Push creativity further with a suite of accessories for DJI Pocket 2.

      Resume recording by pressing the Shutter Release Button once more.

  7. Press Function Button twice

    DJI POCKET 2 Powerful handheld stabilised mini camera. What is the DJI Pocket 2? The DJI Pocket 2 is a tiny, but powerful stabilised mini 4K camera. The standard edition (pictured) features the gimbal, as well as Mini Control Stick and Tripod Mount (1/4”). A DJI Pocket 2 Creator Combo is also available, featuring more accessories, including wide-angle lens, wireless microphone + windscreen, and Do-It-All Handle. Key features of the handheld DJI Pocket 2 include: Tiny Frame, Easily Transportable: The Pocket 2 weighs just 117g and offers up to 140 minutes of battery life. Small Camera, Big Results: An upgraded 1/1.7-inch sensor captures images with improved quality over the first generation Osmo Pocket, while the sweeping 20mm f/1.8 lens provides wide, cinematic video and images. Improved Audio System: New DJI Matrix Stereo consists of four microphones for enhanced audio effects. New Intelligent Features: Range of new features takes content creation to the next level. Expandable: Push creativity further with a suite of accessories for DJI Pocket 2.

    Re-centre the DJI Pocket 2 gimbal by pressing the Function Button twice.

  8. Press Function Button three times

    DJI POCKET 2 Powerful handheld stabilised mini camera. What is the DJI Pocket 2? The DJI Pocket 2 is a tiny, but powerful stabilised mini 4K camera. The standard edition (pictured) features the gimbal, as well as Mini Control Stick and Tripod Mount (1/4”). A DJI Pocket 2 Creator Combo is also available, featuring more accessories, including wide-angle lens, wireless microphone + windscreen, and Do-It-All Handle. Key features of the handheld DJI Pocket 2 include: Tiny Frame, Easily Transportable: The Pocket 2 weighs just 117g and offers up to 140 minutes of battery life. Small Camera, Big Results: An upgraded 1/1.7-inch sensor captures images with improved quality over the first generation Osmo Pocket, while the sweeping 20mm f/1.8 lens provides wide, cinematic video and images. Improved Audio System: New DJI Matrix Stereo consists of four microphones for enhanced audio effects. New Intelligent Features: Range of new features takes content creation to the next level. Expandable: Push creativity further with a suite of accessories for DJI Pocket 2.

    Switch to Selfie Mode by pressing the Function Button three times. This will rotate the gimbal so it's facing you.

  9. Press and hold Function Button

    DJI POCKET 2 Powerful handheld stabilised mini camera. What is the DJI Pocket 2? The DJI Pocket 2 is a tiny, but powerful stabilised mini 4K camera. The standard edition (pictured) features the gimbal, as well as Mini Control Stick and Tripod Mount (1/4”). A DJI Pocket 2 Creator Combo is also available, featuring more accessories, including wide-angle lens, wireless microphone + windscreen, and Do-It-All Handle. Key features of the handheld DJI Pocket 2 include: Tiny Frame, Easily Transportable: The Pocket 2 weighs just 117g and offers up to 140 minutes of battery life. Small Camera, Big Results: An upgraded 1/1.7-inch sensor captures images with improved quality over the first generation Osmo Pocket, while the sweeping 20mm f/1.8 lens provides wide, cinematic video and images. Improved Audio System: New DJI Matrix Stereo consists of four microphones for enhanced audio effects. New Intelligent Features: Range of new features takes content creation to the next level. Expandable: Push creativity further with a suite of accessories for DJI Pocket 2.

    To lock the gimbal in position press and hold down the Function Button.

 

That's all the basics covered! Now you've got the basics down it's time to move onto more advanced functions.

Check out our other DJI Pocket 2 tutorials in order to get the most out of this powerful gimbal.

If you require any assistance with your DJI Pocket 2 be sure to give us a call or email us.


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