Equipping a drone with Moto X 2014 to shoot 4K footage [Video]

Moto X on drone for 4K video

Smartphones are getting trimmer and their cameras are becoming superior by the day. Similarly, drones are becoming every professional photographers dream device with ability to carry best of DSLRs on board. Combining major facets of a new age smartphone and a drone; Motorola in collaboration with professional drone operator Glenn McKenna took the innovative Moto X (2nd Gen) and attached it to a quadcopter to capture memories in 4K (ultra HD resolution). Shooting 4K video with phone floating high above the ground, Amazing!

The 144 g (5.08 oz) Moto X 2014 has a 13MP camera that can capture 4K (4128 x 3096) resolution video. The amazingly high resolution is used for large screens and in filmmaking, here is a footage that shows how 4K imaging looks when shot with a smartphone camera.

The biggest advantage of recording 4K video footage with Moto X is that the vibrant imagery offers a great deal of flexibility when it comes to editing.

Have a look at some behind the scene images of the drone shoot.

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Via: Motorola



Bharat writes about latest gadgets, toys, robots and new technologies across various platforms. In addition to reporting and reviewing new products and technologies, he spends too much time digging the internet for endless questions. He's a die-hard football fan and a big foodie who wants to host Man v. Food some day.

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