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Follow me - How do they do this?

Discussion in 'Standard/4k Discussion' started by Fisherking, Jun 9, 2016.

  1. Fisherking

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    You know the follow me feature looks great but how do you it when you have a controller with you? Examples are when you see a runner going up a mountain and they're showing the drone following them. How is it possible with out the controller? Are they some how keeping it hidden under their shirt??? lol
     
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  3. Mark The Droner

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    The controller may not be hidden under his shirt, but the mobile device (such as a smart phone) probably is. The mobile device reports its GPS location to the controller which must be within range of the runner. The controller then relays the GPS location of the mobile device to the aircraft which also must be within range of the controller. Aircraft flies to and stays within a given range of the mobile device's GPS position. Hope this helps.
     
  4. Fisherking

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    Thanks guys, I have the litchi app so maybe I'll try it out.
     
  5. Wvphantompilot

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    This is the same thing I use.


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