Photography 235 C

UAV/Drone Photography and Video

COURSE CONTENT AND SCOPE

  1. Equipment
    1. UAVS
      1. Choosing proper equipment
        1. Multi Rotor
        2. Helicopter
        3. Fixed Wing
      2. Where to buy equipment
      3. Top manufacturers
      4. Do’s and don’ts of equipment purchases
      5. Maintenance
      6. Trouble Shooting
      7. Choosing the right battery power
  2.  Cameras
    1. Still Capture
      1. Lens Choices
      2. Camera Choices
      3. Filters
    2. Video Capture
  3. Proper Equipment Packing procedures
  4.  Flying
    1. Flight Simulation
    2. Flight Planning
    3. Gimbal Skills
      1. Hovering and Tilting
    4. Aerial Hardware
    5. Flight Patterns
    6. Drone Handling Skills
    7. Waypoint Navigation
  5.  Safety
    1. Operating guidelines
    2. Liability Coverage
  6. The Law
  7. Certification to Fly Rules
  8. The Business of Radio Control UAV (Drone) Aerial Photography
    1. Business Possibilities
      1. Real Estate
      2. Agriculture
      3. Commercial
      4. Architecture
      5. Landscape
      6. Outdoor Sports Coverage
      7. Public Safety
      8. Oil and Gas Exploration
      9. Search and Rescue
      10. Wildlife
      11. Documentary
    2. Getting Customers
    3. Building Industry Relationships
    4. Pricing your services
    5. Insurance
    6. The future
  9. Aerial Photography
    1. Shot Options
    2. Lighting
    3. Camera Settings
    4. The weather
    5. Composition
    6. Editing
    7. Panoramas
    8. Creativity
  10.  Video
    1. Editing
    2. Footage Stabilization
    3. Final Cut Pro X
    4. Adobe Premier
    5. Davinci Resolve
    6. Audio
    7. Special Effects
  11. Terminology