No matter how good we may be at what we do, we were all beginners once. And beginners make tons of mistakes. In this video, Stewart of Drone Film Guide shares the eight most common mistakes drone filmmakers make when they first start flying. So, if you’re new to drone cinematography, this video can help you focus and improve in a short time.
1. Flying without a purpose
When you first buy a drone, you may be tempted to add aerial shots to your videos just because. But don’t fall into this trap. You need to have a narrative and create suspense in your aerial video, not take a drone shot for its own sake.
2. Flying too high
As a new drone owner, you may also be tempted to fly as high as possible. I