Thursday, 8 October 2015

The company behind the world's most popular drone just built the ultimate selfie stick




For the last two years the DJI Phantom has been our favorite drone. It's cheap and easy enough to be accessible to the average consumer, but powerful enough to satisfy professionals. It's been the unit that led the way as drones democratized aerial imagery, making dramatic shots previously reserved for Hollywood an option for anyone with $1,000.
Today, DJI is introducing the Osmo, a handheld stabilizer that tries to repeat the same trick. It takes the camera and gimbal technology of DJI's drones and repackages it as the ultimate selfie stick. The goal is to make cinema-quality stabilization and 4K video accessible to the average consumer, while winning over lots of professionals on a tight budget as well. The Osmo goes on sale today,...
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