Moment Introduces Anamorphic Lense For DJI Drones | Aero-News Network
Aero-News Network
RSS icon RSS feed
podcast icon MP3 podcast
Subscribe Aero-News e-mail Newsletter Subscribe

Airborne Unlimited -- Recent Daily Episodes

Episode Date

Airborne Unlimited-
Monday

Airborne Unmanned-
Alt. Wednesdays

Airborne Flight Training-Alt. Wednesdays

Airborne Unlimited-
Friday

Airborne Special Programs!
Airborne-YouTube  Airborne Unlimited--08.10.20 Airborne-Unmanned--08.05.20   NEW! Airborne-Flight Training--08.12.20 Airborne Unlimited--08.07.20  The 2020 Avionics Innovation Preview!

Airborne On ANN

Airborne Unlimited--08.10.20

Airborne-Unmanned--08.05.20

NEW! Airborne-Flight Training--08.12.20

Airborne Unlimited--08.07.20

Airborne's Annual April 1st Episode

Fri, Jul 12, 2019

Moment Introduces Anamorphic Lense For DJI Drones

Allows Wider Field Of View, Cinematic Lens Flares

Moment, a company which is best known for making add-on lenses for smartphones, is expanding its product line to include an anamorphic lens for DJI drones.

The Verge reports that the company launched a Kickstarter campaign for the lens this week. It will clip to the existing camera installed on DJI Mavic 2 Pro or Mavic 2 Zoom aircraft, allowing the camera to capture a wider field of view and has the capability to add cinematic lens flares to videos captured by the drones.

Moment says it was able to fly a Mavic 2 Pro drone in heavy winds with the lens attached with no effect on the aircraft's performance.

The company says that it reduced the weight of its existing anamorphic lens by changing the housing from metal to plastic but maintaining the same glass. The company says it weighs less than 50 grams including a counterweight. On the downside, the lens must be attached each time you use the drone, and it doesn't work well at all focal lengths, according to the report.

Moment plans to ship the lenses to its first customers in November. The Kickstarter price is $199, and it will sell at retail for $300, according to the company.

(Image provided by Moment via Kickstarter)

FMI: Kickstarter

Advertisement

More News

Airborne-Flight Training 07.29.20: King Schools, TPS Commandant, Diamond DA40s

Also: Pakistan License Scandal, United A/L Pilots, Sterling Adds Frasca, King Schools Giveaway King Schools has been busy these last few months, despite the ravages of a global pan>[...]

Airborne 08.10.20: 1st US Panthera, ULA and SpaceX, New 99s Prez

Also: NASA Maps Beirut, Volansi Signs Agreement, Phenom 300MED, 2020 US Parachuting Nationals? Pipistrel-USA dealer, Right Rudder Aviation, has just taken delivery of a new Pipistr>[...]

Aero-News: Quote of the Day (08.11.20)

“What especially makes Civil Air Patrol a strong Total Force partner is how they complement the efforts of the other partners to serve our country. Closely aligning resources>[...]

ANN's Daily Aero-Linx (08.11.20)

Aero Linx: Airports Council International (ACI) Airports Council International (ACI) is the only global trade representative of the world’s airports. Established in 1991, ACI>[...]

ANN's Daily Aero-Term (08.11.20): Air Defense Identification Zone (ADIZ)

Air Defense Identification Zone (ADIZ) An area of airspace over land or water in which the ready identification, location, and control of all aircraft (except for Department of Def>[...]

blog comments powered by Disqus



Advertisement

Advertisement

Podcasts

Advertisement

© 2007 - 2020 Web Development & Design by Pauli Systems, LC