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Hit a tree, fell 50ft and survived!

Discussion in 'Photos and Video' started by NorthwestDrone, Dec 1, 2015.

  1. NorthwestDrone

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    I was shooting a real estate job and was doing a pull out when I hit a tree and fell 50ft before SOMEHOW leveling off and stabilizing. I heard it and saw it go down and just instantly admitted defeat with that dread that washes over when you when your bird goes down, but then I heard it, the faint sound of hovering! I made my way thru brush and trees and sure enough there it was, somehow hovering in a thick canopy of tree limbs. The drone gods smiled on me that day, I indeed smiled back!

    Scope it.

     
  2. Mikebike

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    That's incredible! You must be living rite...;)
    You were a lot luckier than I was in the tree tops recently.
     
  3. NorthwestDrone

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    Believe me, I've hit my fair share of stuff in the early days, but now I make regular sacrifices to the drone gods and I really think it's paying off!
     
  4. Guillermo Barreiro

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    Indeed! I'm scared of everything that can take down my bird, I rather fly with my syma x8c to the try the route first
     
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    What an arm and a leg!! Isn't it hard fly with hand and trying to balance one leg?? The drone gods will be asking for more what then.
     
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    you need to buy a lottery ticket
     
  8. ygrmstr18

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    Wow! I need to sacrifice what you're sacrificing! Get the drone God on my side.
     
  9. kjar211

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    Close one
     
  10. plasrobin

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    **** your Lucky