When it comes to internet-breaking FPV drone videos from the fiery eruption of the Fagradalsfjall volcano in Iceland, every take is a hot take (quite literally). But none so hot as the one we all have been waiting for: a slick new video of the spewing volcano, which comes with a DJI seal of approval.
Ever since the long-dormant volcano awakened about 20 miles (32 kilometers) southwest of Iceland’s capital city of Reykjavik in March 2021, it has opened up a whole new world for drone pilots – both FPV and non-FPV. Because it’s not advisable to get too close to a volcano that’s burping out glowing orange-red lava (the fumes can be quite toxic), drones have emerged as the perfect tools to monitor and document the situation from a safe distance.
Iceland: a paradise for FPV drone pilots
At DroneDJ, we have put out several stellar videos of mesmerizing aerial shots capturing the once-in-a-lifetime phenomenon. In one insane footage, you can actually see the FPV drone…