DJI Air 3 Drone Unleashed
DJI recently unveiled its latest aerial photography drone, the DJI Air 3, designed to elevate users’ photography and videography experience. Featuring a groundbreaking dual main camera system, the Air 3 integrates a wide-angle camera and a 3x optical zoom medium telephoto camera into a compact frame, both equipped with 1/1.3-inch CMOS sensors that support dual native ISOs. This ensures impressive 4K@60fps HDR video with no crop, high frame rates, and 10-bit D-Log M and 10-bit HLG color modes, along with stunning 48-megapixel photos.
The unique 3x medium telephoto camera allows for lossless image quality and spatial compression, offering a fresh perspective by emphasizing the foreground and making subjects the focal point of aerial shots. Enhancing its capabilities, the Air 3 provides up to 46 minutes of flight time, 48% longer battery life, and an innovative Charge Manager with power harvesting and 82W PD output, allowing emergency laptop charging.
Safety is paramount in the Air 3, featuring an omnidirectional visual perception system and APAS 5.0 Assist System, effectively detecting obstacles from all directions and ensuring a smooth and secure flight experience.
With the new generation DJI O4 transmission technology, the Air 3 enables long-distance transmission up to 20 kilometers and supports 1080p@60fps image transmission. The Enhanced Mapping Module, directly inserted into the fuselage, grants efficient 4G network access without additional installations, enhancing flight safety and minimizing disconnection risks.
The Air 3 offers various intelligent features, such as the focus follow function for capturing stunning shots and the Waypoint Flight function for planning precise flight routes and recording missions day and night. Additionally, the Air 3 Night Scene mode allows impressive 4K@30fps low-light captures using noise reduction algorithms.
DJI Air 3 sets a new benchmark in aerial photography, providing enthusiasts and professionals alike with unparalleled creative possibilities and remarkable features in a compact and reliable drone package. Prices start from USD 1099, making it an enticing option for photography and videography enthusiasts seeking a powerful and versatile aerial photography tool.