Learning Aerial Photography with Drones

Add a new perspective to your photography by taking to the skies to capture striking aerial images. In this course, Richard Harrington and Francis Torres explain how to use a quadcopter, drone, or UAS to take aerial photographs and panoramas. They cover preflight best practices, location scouting techniques, and shooting strategies for both single-image stills and multi-image panoramas. Plus, they demonstrate post processing techniques for aerial images in Lightroom, Photoshop, and PTGui. With these techniques in your toolkit, you'll be able to create beautiful artwork for your office, capture a remodel or construction project, or shoot dramatic natural vistas from a bird's eye view.

Topics include:

  • Understanding your country's regulations
  • Securing permission from property owners
  • Taking your drone on a commercial airline
  • Understanding weather conditions that affect flight
  • Essential flight techniques for photographers
  • Monitoring remotely
  • Shooting raw photos
  • Establishing a landing zone
  • Shooting panoramic and HDR images from a drone
  • Developing HDR images

课程信息

  • 英文名称:Learning Aerial Photography with Drones
  • 时长:3小时57分
  • 字幕:英语

课程目录

  1. What you'll learn in this course
  2. Who is this course for?
  3. Understanding your country's regulations
  4. Respecting no-fly zones
  5. Securing permission from property owners
  6. Flying with a two-person team
  7. Making sure your drone is registered
  8. Taking your drone on a commercial airline
  9. Understanding weather conditions that affect flight
  10. Preflight checklist
  11. Takeoff and landing strategies
  12. Hovering in place
  13. Positioning the camera
  14. Composition strategies
  15. Monitoring remotely
  16. File format and recording options
  17. Choosing the right exposure
  18. Shooting with filters
  19. Creating a custom lens profile for your camera
  20. Establishing a landing zone
  21. When to land
  22. Essential developing strategies for photos in Lightroom
  23. Removing lens distortion
  24. Sending the image to Photoshop
  25. Enhancing the image with filters
  26. Noise reduction and sharpening
  27. Configuring your drone for panoramic images and essential apps
  28. Shooting strategies for panoramic images
  29. Essential strategies for developing panoramic images in Lightroom
  30. Removing lens distortion
  31. Enhancing images with filters
  32. Noise reduction and sharpening for panoramic images
  33. Merging tough panoramic images in Photoshop
  34. Merging 360˚ panoramic images in Photoshop
  35. Merging 360˚ panoramic images in PTGui
  36. Adding 360˚ sky in Photoshop
  37. Configuring your drone for HDR images
  38. Shooting strategies for HDR images
  39. Essential strategies for developing HDR images in Lightroom
  40. Removing ghosting from HDR images
  41. Noise reduction and sharpening for HDR images
  42. Enhancing images with filters
  43. Merging tough HDR images with Photomatix Pro
  44. Merging tough HDR images with Aurora HDR
  45. Next steps

评论