Drone Photography & Videography (1 Day)

Drone Photography & Videography

Why do I need 3rd Rock Air's Drone photography videography course

It's easy to just launch your Drone and start taking photographs and recording videography in automatic mode. But to stand out from your competition, you need to understand how a camera works and how to make the most of the camera controls on your aircraft. In this course, we'll teach you Drone photography videography techniques that will net the best photos and videos. That's not the end though. Post processing plays as big a part if not a bigger part in the way your photos and videos look. Editing is a whole course in itself, but we'll get you started and help make your work stand out.

What's included in this course.
  • 1 Day of classroom and flight training
  • Multi page student workbook with tips on best practices
  • lunch
What you will learn in this course:
  • Flying techniques to get the best footage
    • Live demonstrations
  • How Aperture, Shutter speed and ISO work together to get the proper exposure and effect
  • Histograms
    • How they help you get the correct exposure
  • Resolution
  • Frame rate
  • Aspect ratios
  • Neutral density filters
  • Auto focus vs manual focus
  • Depth of field
  • White balance
  • Rules of composition
    • How to frame your shots
  • Editing techniques
  • Recommended editing software
  • Additional equipment you may need
  • How to supplement your shots with other techniques
    • Tripods, fluid heads, sliders, motorized gimbals and more

We'll have Inspire 2, Mavic 2 Pro and Phantoms available to show you how different filming techniques can be used. Bring your own drone to class and we'll teach you how to use the camera controls on your specific model.