DJI Mavic 3: Dual-camera Cine drone
DJI updated their flagship consumer drone, with the release of the versatile Mavic 3. This is camera quadcopter is probably the most expected drone of the year by aerial content creators.
The Mavic 3 features a Hasselblad-branded dual-camera system. The main 24mm (35mm-equivalent) f/2.8 – f/11 has a Four Thirds sensor that’s considerably larger than the 1-inch sensor on the current Air 2S model. The second, auxiliary camera has a half-inch 12-megapixel sensor and 162mm tele-Lens (35mm equivalent), which is around a 4X optical zoom, or 28X hybrid zoom.
DJI M3 can shoot 5.1K@50fps or 4K@120 fps videos. DJI stands a native dynamic range of 12.8 stops, thanks to the pro-grade 10-bit D-Log color profile. It is able to record H.264 video at a max bitrate of 200Mbps or H.265 at 140Mbps. The ‘Cine’ edition has a built-in 1TB flash memory which allows Apple ProRes 422 HQ encoding for a maximum data rate of 3772Mbps. As for still images, it…