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Drone Meets Hummingbird
367 1 2018-6-8
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paulhummerman
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Flight distance : 114915 ft
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At the Baiting Hollow Hummingbird Sanctuary (lihummer.org) the resident adult male ruby-throated hummingbird's favorite perch is at the very top of a very tall dead pine tree - too far for a ground-based camera to get good footage. So I decided to fly the camera to the bird - using my DJI Spark! Numerous cautious tests showed that he doesn't attack the drone - but he flies off if it gets too close, as shown in this video: . The best ground-based footage I can get (using a Canon Vixia HF G30 with 1.5 teleconverter, 30 x zoom) is here:
2018-6-8
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dj_dread
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cool video!
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