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9 months backpacking with my drone... and counting

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by youmdingding, Jul 7, 2015.

  1. youmdingding

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    Hello,

    It's already been 9 months, time flies. I have written an article on my blog about my experience backpacking with my drone for past 9 months. I had a lot to say and show so I broke it down in 2 parts. If some of you are interested you can find them here :

    Part 1 : http://bit.ly/1CYcNUZ
    Part 2 : http://bit.ly/1G4MMTY

    I hope that it will convice the ones who might be thinking of doing the same kind of trip or that it will at least be helpful to some of you.
     
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  2. Ti22

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    W O W . . .

    Now that’s a journey! I couldn’t stop reading and enjoying your 1 in a Billion adventure!

    Major kudos to you and safely enjoy the rest of your amazing trip!
     
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  3. SilverStone641

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    What a magical adventure and fantastic story! It was a great read. Thanks so much for sharing!
     
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  4. Trumple

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    Amazing, I like that your main focus was the Phantom, even cutting out part of your trip to get it fixed at one point!

    I've been planning to do something like this for a while now! Did you ever charge your batteries on the road?
     
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  5. robert velez

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    Fantastic journey and pics! Keep us updated on your travels!
     
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  6. youmdingding

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    Thanks! I usually charge my batteries in the evening in the dorm or the room I am staying in.
     
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  7. Trumple

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    I suppose you did have, what, 6 batteries? More than enough to last the day haha
     
  8. youmdingding

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    Well it depends where I am and how much I want to film. In some situations 6 batteries were just enough given the small flight duration I get from each one.
     
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    Very impressive. I can't imagine what that trip did for you and the perspective you have gained. Thanks for sharing