Practice makes perfect. I'm nowhere near perfect on many fronts, not least of which my drone piloting skills. However the more you fly the more you learn and gain confidence. So yesterday evening I had a lot of fun shooting some video from above the mill at Milford, Co. Carlow. https://youtu.be/7qIHy0M7WZ8 No audio track on the video unfortunately, as I need to find a … [Read more...] about Video: Some More Drone Flying Around Co. Carlow
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https://youtu.be/FFrag8ll85w The famous scene from Jerry Maguire with Tom Cruise and Cuba Gooding Jr always brings a smile to my face. I'm not as focussed on making money as Cuba Gooding Jr's character in Jerry Maguire, but I don't work for free or do things that benefit others unilaterally. I've been blogging and running websites for years. Over the years there's been … [Read more...] about Show Me the Money!!
This evening I shot a few short videos with the drone flying near Milford. I'd been hoping to fly from that area earlier during the week so I was happy to be able to get there this evening. https://youtu.be/xOrvZy5t85w You can see the waterways as well as the old Milford mill in the background, which is a rather interesting structure. The building dates back to around … [Read more...] about Another Drone Flight Along the Barrow
I bought a DJI Phantom 3 Standard drone last year. While I did take it out a couple of times between travel, buying a house, moving house, travel and "life" I hadn't really done a lot of flying with it. The last few days the weather in Ireland has been really nice and with the long evenings it's been perfect conditions to take the drone out. Over the last couple of … [Read more...] about Some Fun With a Drone Down by the River
I've got plenty of space in the back garden to do a lot of things. Putting it simply, I have options. For now, however, I really don't know what I want to do. I know that at some point I will need to get a garden shed of some kind, but for now I've no idea how big a shed I want, so I've parked the idea. There are some really interesting solutions on the market, like this … [Read more...] about Making Some Choices About the Garden