Just days after DJI took the wraps off the Mavic 3, tech YouTuber DC Rainmaker examined the brand new chook in gusty winds so that you don’t should.

Amazingly, the brand new quadcopter handles the abysmal circumstances with gorgeous success, the captured footage silky easy and a pleasure to look at.

Check out the flight within the video beneath.

As waves batter the shoreline, DC Rainmaker notes that the video isn’t sponsored by DJI, including that he purchased the drone himself.

The video begins by exhibiting the Mavic 3 hovering simply above the bottom, buffeted by 37 mph (60 kph) winds however holding fairly regular. DC Rainmaker then launches the flying machine out over the water, switching to the footage captured by the plane itself.

Hopping between completely different modes, settings, and lenses, and with a “strong wind” warning exhibiting prominently on the show, DJI’s new quadcopter stays within the air (which is what you need with a model new $2,200 machine), with the footage remaining remarkably regular the entire time.

Particularly spectacular is the stationary shot on the 2:40 mark that appears immediately down, with the picture remaining rock strong due to the Mavic 3’s three-axis gimbal and onboard software program serving to the drone to carry its place.

While DC Rainmaker makes use of footage from the controller display for a few of his video, he additionally contains loads of 5.1K/4K footage so you may get a deal with on the image high quality delivered by the drone’s Hasselblad dual-camera system.

Overall, you’ll be actually impressed with how the Mavic 3 handles the atrocious circumstances, although DJI would strongly discourage you from flying any of its drones — together with the Mavic 3 — in such terrible climate. After all, the footage might have been regular, however one freak gust and the plane may’ve been in deep trouble.

If you’re new to DJI’s Mavic 3, take a look at Digital Trends’ overview for extra particulars, and don’t neglect our full hands-on overview of the brand new quadcopter, too.

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