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Second Backup machine

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by John10Yes, May 6, 2014.

  1. John10Yes

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    I screwed up my P2V but hope to get it back working before I need it on Saturday and again next Wednesday but it brings up the question of a backup. For those of you that do have or have thought about a second machine, what Phantom or other machine would or do you use for photography? maybe it is something nicer and the Phantom is your backup? Just curious.
     
  2. OI Photography

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    For me, my Phantom IS my backup to my 550. I use the larger frame for most shoots, including almost all video, and I usually pull the Phantom out when I just need to grab some quick simple pics, or when I just want to do some sport flying for fun.
     
  3. rilot

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    Phantom 2 is the backup to my main rig which is an S800 EVO.
    I use the Phantom 2 when flying the S800 is impractical due to the amount of attention it gets.

    The P2 is always in the trunk of the car, just in case I want to photograph something from the air. The S800 requires effort to take out and so needs to be planned.