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Is DJI planning a rover with the name RoboMasters?  It looks like it.

Is DJI planning a rover with the name RoboMasters? It looks like it.

As the year ends we were wondering what 2016 had in store so we’ve been scanning the trademarks being registered for new products and have spotted a few from DJI, the most interesting of which is RoboMasters, which will be branded with an R logo with a lightening bolt design. The RoboMaster is a car/rover which is an RC ground vehicle which likely has some autonomous capability, given the open source community in Arducopter for example, supports rover and multicopter […]

Leak photos suggest that the DJI announcement is a Micro Four Thirds DJI camera

Leak photos suggest that the DJI announcement is a Micro Four Thirds DJI camera

Photos have leaked from SB-DJI.com which show the DJI Zenmuse X5 camera gimbal, which is Micro Four Thirds (MFT) flying on the Inspire.  As DJI themselves are a Micro Four Thirds system member, it was always expected that they would make their own camera eventually, the only reason you become a member is to manufacturer your own cameras, otherwise you’re reliant on third parties. There’s no debate on the camera being MFT, as it’s evident from the markings that the lens […]

Panasonic Lumix GM1 with new sensor, tops GH3 for quality

Panasonic Lumix GM1 with new sensor, tops GH3 for quality

Smaller than the Blackmagic Pocket Cinema with video quality on a par or better than the GH3 with a price that isn’t scary either, only £629 with a lens. The only feature preventing this camera from being the “perfect” upgrade from a GoPro for aerial video would be 50/60 FPS allowing for slow motion along with a higher bitrate, however, even without these it’s a worthy camera to be considered on any upgrade path. http://www.eoshd.com/content/11643/panasonic-gm1-review-another-pocket-cinema-camera http://www.ephotozine.com/article/panasonic-lumix-gm1-full-review-23197