#canal
#nature #aerial #landscape #earth #fromabove #lookingdown #water #canal #park #oldsmar #trail #goldenhour #light #flying #mavicmini #rc #quadcopter #drone #windy #breeze #aerialphotography #aerialvideo #dronephotography #dronevideo #birdseyeview .. these shots were done quickly, with no practice (other than redoing the first one (as i ended up in it at the end), and restarting the second shot as it wasn’t lined up as nicely as i wanted). there was no editing other than trimming the clips down to a minute long each and picking the slumber filter in the instagram app.  the video clips aren’t perfect though i kept them all at a minute long, and the quality could be better (as these were just the low resolution files that were saved onto the phone during the flight, rather than the original high resolution files that are saved to the memory card. downloading those to the phone would’ve taken a long time (and i think my fingers were a bit cold from the cooler temperature and the strong breeze) and it would’ve wasted battery power on the #dji #mavic #mini, the remote control, and the iphone.. and instagram compresses videos to a very tiny size, losing most of the original quality anyhow). it was pretty windy the whole time, until shortly after i landed (it was interesting as i think just a couple minutes after landing the sun dipped behind the trees across the way and the wind pretty much stopped there). looking at these low res preview files on the phone, the shots look nice and smooth (other than the minor corrections i had to make when it wasn’t flying perfectly lined up with the landscape), despite the wind (and getting strong wind warnings at low altitudes). its funny these ideas just came to me when i got there and started flying.. i recall envisioning these types of shots a long time ago, and had forgotten about them until now.  in the future i’ll post much higher resolution versions on my website (via youtube).. not sure yet if i’ll post the individual trimmed clips similar to each of these, or if i’ll make it all as part of a longer video (which i’ll likely do anyhow, regardless of whether i post the individual shots).
a simple shift of perspective is all we need to see the bigger picture.

#nature #preserve #trees #water #canal #flying #lookingdown #aerial #fromabove .. all images #uncropped, shot right at mid-day in harsh light with #dji #mavic #mini #quadcopter #drone #aerialphotography #mavicmini

(some of these weren’t flown to be used in a video, but here they are anyway)

#flying #gopro with 2.97mm #rectilinear non-distortion #wideangle #lens and #infrared filter on #dji #phantom #quadcopter #drone
#fromabove #water #aerial #blackandwhite #bw #clouds #canal #trees
a quick handheld #infrared #360x180 #stereographic #projection #littleplanet shot with #yasuhara #madoka #180 #circular #fisheye #lens on #ir converted #sony #a5100 camera and #stitched with #hugin

#lookingup #lookingdown #planet #stereographicprojection #world #littleworld #tinyplanet #nature #trees #clouds #blackandwhite #bw #water #canal
#ricoh #theta #360 #degree #flying on #dji #phantom #quadcopter #drone #360x180 #stereographic #projection #littleplanet #weeplanet #ricohtheta #theta360 #fisheye #fromabove #lookingup #lookingdown #clouds #planet #aerial #360degree #stereographicprojection #world #littleworld #tinyplanet #photosphere #canal
#sunset #dusk #sky #canal #water #nature
 
#nature #fromabove #trees #park #trail #goldenhour #light #canal #water #flying #dji #mavic #mini #rc #quadcopter #drone #lookingdown #aerialphotography #mavicmini #aerial #dronephotography .. in the sixth photo you can see the tampa skyline 15.5 miles away on the horizon

(some of these weren’t shot to be used in a video, though they fit in nicely) locations include: A.L. Anderson Park Bicenntennial Park Brooker Creek Buffer Preserve Clearwater Memorial Causeway Countryside Community Park Courtney Campbell Causeway Crystal Beach Ed Radice Park Fred Howard Park Harbor Palms Nature Park Honeymoon Island James E. Grey Preserve John Chestnut Park Kapok Park Lake Chautauqua Park Lake Dan and Lake Frances Preserve Lake Tarpon Lake Tarpon Canal Lansbrook Park Mobbly Bayou Wilderness Preserve North […]

#infrared #gopro #blackandwhite #bw #clouds #airplane #aerial #fromabove #water #bay #gulf #road #highway #canal
#flying #gopro with 2.97mm #rectilinear non-distortion #wideangle #lens and #infrared filter on #dji #phantom #quadcopter #drone
#fromabove #water #aerial #blackandwhite #bw #clouds #canal #road #cars
#flying #gopro with #220 #degree #circular #fisheye #lens on #dji #phantom #quadcopter #morning #road #overpass #bridge #canal #water #sunrise #dawn #aerial #buildings #fromabove #lookingdown #circularfisheye #littleplanet
#ricoh #theta #360 #degree #flying on #dji #phantom #quadcopter #360x180 #stereographic #projection #littleplanet #weeplanet #ricohtheta #theta360 #fisheye #fromabove #lookingup #lookingdown #clouds #planet #aerial #360degree #stereographicprojection #world #littleworld #tinyplanet #photosphere #canal #road
#sunset #sky #clouds #water #canal #nature
 
[2020.02.02]

#goldenhour #nature #park #canal #landscape #aerialphotography #water #road #flying #dji #mavic #mini #rc #quadcopter #drone #blackandwhite #aerial #trees #light #lookingdown #fromabove #mavicmini #bw

(some of these weren’t flown to be used in a video, but i’ve included them anyway) locations include: Anderson Park Aripeka Sandhills Preserve Bayside Bridge Belleview Biltmore Golf Club Brooker Creek Preserve Clearwater Beach Clearwater Memorial Causeway Courtney Campbell Causeway Bridge Crystal Beach Dunedin Causeway Florida State Fairgrounds Joe DiMaggio Sports Complex John Chestnut Senior Park Lake Maggiore Lake Tarpon Canal Marsh Pointe Mobbly Beach Park Philippe Park Pine Island Beach Park Pop Stansell Park R.E. Olds Park Sand Key […]

#infrared #gopro #water #bay #lake #canal #clouds #aerial #fromabove #bridge #blackandwhite #bw
#flying #gopro with 2.97mm #rectilinear non-distortion #wideangle #lens and #infrared filter on #dji #phantom #quadcopter #drone
#fromabove #water #aerial #blackandwhite #bw #clouds #canal #road #bridge #cars
#flying #gopro with #220 #degree #circular #fisheye #lens on #dji #phantom #quadcopter #morning #road #overpass #bridge #canal #water #sunrise #dawn #aerial #buildings #fromabove #lookingdown #circularfisheye #littleplanet
#ricoh #theta #360 #degree #flying on #dji #phantom #quadcopter #360x180 #stereographic #projection #littleplanet #weeplanet #ricohtheta #theta360 #fisheye #fromabove #lookingup #lookingdown #clouds #planet #aerial #360degree #stereographicprojection #world #littleworld #tinyplanet #photosphere #canal #road
#clouds #canal #water