The year 2016 was special in a way that the videos captured with drones were catapulted to unimaginable heights. Photographs taken from the sky using drone cameras from diverse aspects are not sufficient in this era to enthrall your Instagram followers. There is no novelty factor associated with such images. Standards have been raised to unprecedented levels. The question that springs to one’s mind is why has the world of aerial photography and videography seen such a massive upheaval?
It appears as if we are surrounded by drone enthusiasts from all nooks and corners of the world. The DJI Mavic Pro costs a meagre $999 bucks and boasts such as small size that the ease in its portability is second to none. It is so small that it even would fit comfortably in your wallet. Now, you are left with no excuse whatsoever regarding losing any chance to capture photographs using this splendid machine.
If you want something professional grade, then DJI Inspire 2 is the one you should be looking at. It costs $2,999 and features a phenomenal camera. As a matter of fact, DJI produced a short film that was shot using this prolific drone alone.
Those looking to capture sensational aerial video footages, need to get their hands on extraordinary drones. When it comes to cinematography of the highest calibre, lighting, framing and storytelling; all have their own significance in their own unique ways. The video footage captured by the leading participants of the NYC Film Festival was compiled into a single 3-minute long film by the organizers.