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Aerial Imagery Kits

This Drone Kit Combines DJI Drone Technology & Hasselblad Photo Expertise

— July 14, 2016 — Tech
Drone company DJI has teamed up with iconic Swedish camera maker Hasselblad to develop a medium format drone kit that marks a sea-change in the world of aerial drone photography.

This particular drone kit happens to be built around the architecture of the Hasselblad A5D camera, which is specifically designed without use of internal moving parts that could be adversely affected by aerial movements. The drone structure makes use of as many as six rotors, and is capable of carrying a payload of up to 6 kg. The drone kit is capable of streaming images and videos directly to the DJI GO smartphone app, which also doubles as a controller.

This high-tech drone kit is not a casual product, and is rather designed for professional film makers and serial surveyors.


Trend Themes
1. Medium-format Drones - Developing drones that can carry high-quality medium-format cameras presents a disruptive innovation opportunity for the aerial photography industry.
2. Internal-moving-parts-free Cameras - Creating cameras specifically designed for aerial use without internal moving parts presents a disruptive innovation opportunity for camera manufacturers.
3. Streaming Drone Images to Smartphones - Developing a drone kit that streams images and videos directly to a smartphone presents a disruptive innovation opportunity for the drone technology industry.
Industry Implications
1. Aerial Photography - High-quality medium-format drones with the capacity to carry heavy payloads presents a disruptive innovation opportunity for the aerial photography industry.
2. Camera Manufacturing - Creating cameras specifically designed for aerial use without internal moving parts presents a disruptive innovation opportunity for the camera manufacturing industry.
3. Drone Technology - Developing drones that stream images and videos directly to a smartphone presents a disruptive innovation opportunity for the drone technology industry.
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