The New DJI OSMO Mobile
This week DJI have introduced a new OSMO to the lineup called the OSMO Mobile.
This new version allows you to use your smartphone rather than DJI own X3 and X5 series of cameras allowing for a new level of flexibility for your mobile filming . This new OSMO features a fixed Zenmuse M1 gimbal to take a smartphone up to a maximum size of 58.6 x 84.8 mm.
It features Bluetooth connectivity rather than Wifi to comunicate , Over 4 Hours battery life and some new features such as DJI’s ActiveTrack and CaptureTime Motion time-lapse videos.
Onto of this it has all the usual OSMO features and it fully compatible with the large range of existing OSMO accessories as well as being compatible with DJI SDK for 3rd Party Apps.
Below is some info and specs on the new OSMO, It is available to order from the DJI Store for £289/$299
Capture memories and share life’s moments more easily and more cinematically than ever with the Osmo Mobile. It turns your smartphone into a smart motion camera, making every moment you shoot look smooth, professional and ready to share. Use it with the DJI GO app to automatically track your subject, capture stunning motion timelapses or even stream a moment live around the globe.
BE IN THE MOMENT
ActiveTrack technology built into the DJI GO app allows the Osmo Mobile to automatically keep your smartphone facing you as you move. You no longer have to choose between recording a moment or taking part in it. Do both and share scenes from your life that people have never seen.
If you have ever walked around while shooting video with your smartphone, you will know how hard it is to keep your camera still. Osmo Mobile smooths and even cancels out the movements you make, stopping camera shake and turning every shot into cinematic video.
Share moments using YouTube Live inside DJI GO, or stream straight to Facebook Live while using the Osmo Mobile. Every stream you shoot will be steady and smooth, as if you have your own personal camera crew.
DRAMATIC LONG EXPOSURES
Take 1-second long exposures without a tripod for sharp night shots. The Osmo Mobile will keep your phone steady. Place the Osmo Mobile on its tripod and point it up at the sky to capture stunning star trails that are ready for instant sharing.
Take big, detailed landscape photos you will want to frame using only your smartphone and the Osmo Mobile. Its Panorama* function automatically captures and blends 9 separate photos together to create one stunning photo.
FULL CAMERA CONTROL
Control your phone camera like a professional camera, with dedicated buttons for the Shutter and Record, as well as manual ISO, Shutter and White Balance settings. Control exposure simply by dragging your finger up or down the screen. Use the trigger for a suite of features only available on the Osmo. Long Press the trigger to isolate your movement completely for even smoother video, tap twice to re-center the camera, and triple tap to start Selfie mode.
Make the Osmo Mobile Joystick work the way you want it to. Set sensitivity, invert pan or tilt, or even set it so that the gimbal can only move in specific directions. Use Push Mode to change the direction of the gimbal directly using your hand.
Using an optimized Bluetooth connection, the Osmo Mobile is able to detect your smart device and sync up automatically and quickly if it has been paired before, so you can get shooting faster.
New high energy efficiency and high capacity batteries give the Osmo Mobile a maximum run time of 4.5 hours. Batteries can be quickly and effortlessly swapped out, and an external battery extender can be used for even longer life.
ERGONOMIC PREMIUM DESIGN
Osmo Mobile features the same high quality materials and technologies found in the rest of the Osmo family. It is compatible with a range of phones, from 2.3in to 3.3in (59mm to 85mm) long.
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