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Building Multicopter Video Drones by Ty Audronis

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Chapter 7. Camera Flying Techniques

We've built our multicopter, tuned it, set up our camera, and even tested it out. That was all fun and good, but this is where you'll be giggling as if you're 8 years old again. Getting amazing shots with your multicopter never gets old, and with some patience and practice, you could be shooting just like the pros (and maybe even become one yourself). In this chapter, we'll be talking about the fundamental camera moves that you can combine to get great results, how to fly indoors, and even converting your multicopter to a fully-autonomous drone.

Executing camera moves

The biggest mistake I've seen pilots make is not moving through a shot. The problem is usually because RC pilots with no camera or editing experience ...

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