David Busch's DJI Mavic Air 2/2S Guide to Drone Photography is your comprehensive resource and reference guide to capturing high quality photographic still images and high-definition video with the DJI Mavic Air 2 and Air 2S aircraft. These affordable, easy-to-fly Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) are taking off all over the United States and worldwide. Photo and video enthusiasts as young as 16 can capture compelling images and video for personal use, social media, and YouTube channels. The first model-specific guide for the Mavic Air 2/ 2S from David Busch, the world’s #1 selling camera guide author, this book will lead you through registration, pre-flight prep and mastery of every feature in a concise, fun, and straightforward way.

Filled with detailed how-to steps, full-color illustrations, and links to informative example video clips, David Busch's DJI Mavic Air 2/2S Guide to Drone Photography covers the drones’ capabilities in depth, from understanding the FAA rules and regulations, to taking your first photos and videos. You’ll learn how to perform basic aerial moves and use the Air 2/2S built-in flight tools, including QuickShots, MasterShots, Focus Track, and panoramas.  With best-selling photographer and mentor David Busch as your guide, you'll quickly have full creative mastery of your drone’s capabilities, whether you're shooting on the job, as an advanced enthusiast, or are just out for fun. Start building your knowledge and confidence with the DJI Mavic Air 2 and Air 2s today.

Table of Contents

  1. Cover
  2. Title Page
  3. Copyright
  4. Dedication
  5. Acknowledgments
  6. About the Author
  7. Contents
  8. Preface
  9. Introduction
  10. Chapter 1: Meet Your Mavic Air 2/2S
  11. Chapter 2: Safety and Regulations
  12. Chapter 3: Getting Your Drone Flight-Ready
  13. Chapter 4: Your First Flight
  14. Chapter 5: Mastering Still Photography
  15. Chapter 6: Keys to Great Photos
  16. Chapter 7: Shooting Video
  17. Chapter 8: Menu Reference