Another quick drone video

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by dbcooper, Jan 10, 2017.

  1. dbcooper

    dbcooper Well-Known Member

    After the wind blowing 100 mph over the past 10 days, I was pent up because I couldn't fly the Phantom 3

    It finally laid down to a nice 4 mph this evening and after dinner we went out and did some shots of downtown.
    hope you like it.

  2. ysacres

    ysacres Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Nov 10, 2001
    Wazzu WA
    That is so cool. How many hours of flight time do you have now ?

  3. dbcooper

    dbcooper Well-Known Member

    close to 5 by now I think
    it logs your flight time and distance traveled for you, I have to look it up
    Last edited: Jan 10, 2017
  4. jedwil

    jedwil Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Sep 11, 2009
    Texas Hill Country
  5. Broot

    Broot Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Dec 19, 2015
  6. crystalphoto

    crystalphoto Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Jul 8, 2012
    Gilbert, SC
    Very good video. Great job of editing.
  7. bamajoey

    bamajoey Well-Known Member

    Aug 17, 2009
    Another great video DB. After watching the one you had on several days ago and listening to the music, I found the CD online for $4.00 free shipping, and the DVD at the library. Great entertainment. We made a trip several years ago that followed the route of Lewis and Clark, so the DVD brought back some good memories. Keep it up with the Phantom.
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  8. dbcooper

    dbcooper Well-Known Member

    glad you found the CD:D
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  9. joe45c

    joe45c Well-Known Member

    Feb 20, 2011
    Wow db, You already got your Night flying licence! ;) Nice video. My 1st time ever seeing Abilene.
  10. howlnmad

    howlnmad Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Nov 26, 2008
    Harriman, Tn
    That is cool.
    What kind of range and altitude does that have?
  11. firefighter1635

    firefighter1635 Well-Known Member

    Jan 4, 2012
    FEMA Region V
    Great job Cooper. I like those drones, and I've wanted one but I keep holding myself back for one simple reason. I'd be flying it and videoing what I'm not suppose to.:eek: Got any restricted areas near ya?;)
  12. BlackEagle

    BlackEagle Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Nov 25, 2011
    Great work. Thanks for posting.

    And nice job putting it together with the editing and music.
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  13. dbcooper

    dbcooper Well-Known Member

    That's classified:D

    Range is .5 kilometer
    Altitude is about the same BUT you are supposed to maintain visual contact
    All of depends on the weather and airport restrictions
  14. ysacres

    ysacres Well-Known Member Supporting Member

    Nov 10, 2001
    Wazzu WA
    It's illegal to fly drones in Pullman WA or Moscow ID due to a 5 mile radius around the airport. :(
  15. dbcooper

    dbcooper Well-Known Member

    I think you just have to register the drone and then notify the airport if you are going to fly
    At least that's the way I understand it
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