FPV vs. NORMAL DRONES | Which One Is More Cinematic?


Cinematic FPV or Normal Drones? Throughout the last years it got more and more popular to strap a GoPro onto racing drones in the world of filmmaking. In this video I’m taking a closer look at the differences between both drone types, the benefits & disadvantages and a cinematic comparison of the actual footage. Together with my buddy Matthias we headed out into the snow covered wilderness of southern Bavaria which was the perfect place to test both drones. Obviously there had to be a crash (as always), but this time it wasn’t me! 😉 Enjoy the video!

0:00 Intro
1:18 Overview
2:46 The Differences
4:22 Benefits & Disadvantages
9:24 Cinematic Comparison
12:38 GoPro Recovery Mission
16:09 My Thoughts on Both Drone Types
18:36 Outro

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  1. Exler Dr. on May 10, 2021 at 2:24 am

    It changed with DJI FPV 😀 That does both 😀

  2. Ben James on May 10, 2021 at 2:26 am

    Plus y have to buy a 300 pound camera fpv

  3. ToysForBoys FPV Freestyle on May 10, 2021 at 2:29 am

    What sim use your friend??

  4. Anton Gerstlohner on May 10, 2021 at 2:29 am

    Na wirkli oda, a Bayrer! Do bist jo goa ned so weit weg. 😉 Wahnsinns Intro übrigens!

  5. Radu Stefan Lupu on May 10, 2021 at 2:29 am

    The intro made me subscribe. Nice work and keep it up

  6. 8alakai8 on May 10, 2021 at 2:31 am

    its was not hard going under the bridge most fpv pilots can do that i can do that and have not flown in 1,5 years

  7. PatchworxStudios on May 10, 2021 at 2:31 am

    Bayern xD. Ich würde ja sagen hier in BW siehts nicht so schön aus, aber man muss halt die guten Locations kennen.

  8. VICJO on May 10, 2021 at 2:32 am

    Really had fun guys, sorry for the Gopro mate.😅

  9. IVENtures on May 10, 2021 at 2:32 am

    Sick video maaaan, gonna make videos like these. 🙏🏻👏🏻

  10. Niklas Christl on May 10, 2021 at 2:33 am

    Apparently there is the option to extend the battery time of FPV drones and install a GPS module with a Return-to-home function. I guess it’s all dependent on your specific setup.
    Thanks for letting me know guys! 😁🙌🏽

  11. Markus Loos on May 10, 2021 at 2:33 am

    Geiles intro 💪 bin aus Österreich, freu mich schon auf die nächsten Videos

  12. piter sheldija on May 10, 2021 at 2:33 am

    Arme GoPro 9

  13. Rodri Segura on May 10, 2021 at 2:33 am

    Its depend of what shoot you want to take, i fly fpv and dji drones, and when i combine both of them, its the best

  14. Lol 3000 on May 10, 2021 at 2:34 am

    Endlich ist mal einer aus Bayern! 👍🏼

  15. wesley sreekanth on May 10, 2021 at 2:36 am

    0:44 this shot was excellent …… showing the power of FPV drone……

  16. Bosse_Unterstrich_ 0812 on May 10, 2021 at 2:36 am

    Sprichst du deutsch?

  17. ogEvanAlmighty on May 10, 2021 at 2:37 am

    It ultimately comes down to "do you want to BUILD a drone or not" at this point in the market. Great video! RIP GoPro – CYA in Summer lol

  18. A bot on May 10, 2021 at 2:38 am

    Bruh, this fucking intro alone got me subbed, sickkkkkkkk

  19. Alone Person on May 10, 2021 at 2:38 am

    Brother can u give me a drone please brother I’m so poor , so u please brother give me a drone please brother
    I have kept some money, I will give you the money, but please give me a drone please

  20. The name is Nobody on May 10, 2021 at 2:38 am

    Great video. What kind of jackets are they wearing?

  21. Владислав Юренков on May 10, 2021 at 2:38 am


  22. Franz Plam on May 10, 2021 at 2:38 am

    Need to know the into song pls

  23. dragoninfire123 on May 10, 2021 at 2:39 am

    What’s the name of the intro song? Amazing intro btw!

  24. osvcaptain on May 10, 2021 at 2:40 am

    The Mavik Air 2 comes in a stabilized FPV Drone.

  25. Schwebfliege on May 10, 2021 at 2:41 am

    nice video

  26. Dirt Baggins on May 10, 2021 at 2:42 am

    Great post, fun banter, beautiful, informative.

  27. made_by_marcin on May 10, 2021 at 2:44 am

    I just wonder guys why you didn’t connect to your GoPro using phone? Maybe it would be easier to locate it then?

  28. FlyAirMov - Luftaufnahmen on May 10, 2021 at 2:45 am


  29. omgplsno on May 10, 2021 at 2:49 am

    the production quality of this is beyond impressive!

  30. DJ BIS on May 10, 2021 at 2:49 am

    Nicely done guys. Subscribed.

  31. Travel Daddy_TD film on May 10, 2021 at 2:50 am

    hi guys it’s really cool video, such a cool landscape and good explain. and it really help me to decision drone type to cinematic video! so i need to more work harder to get money ;;; In case of me, normal should be better 🙂 and subscribe you !

  32. Rio on May 10, 2021 at 2:52 am

    What is the name of the song in the intro?

  33. DJ BIS on May 10, 2021 at 2:53 am

    There are actually many different options for new pilots looking to fly FPV right out of the box nowadays. Many cool and very fast FPV drones come pre-assembled and RTF (ready to fly).
    Building your own drone is great though, as you will want to familiarize yourself with the parts, the software and the work involved if you have to rebuild or fix your drone after a crash (they happen).

  34. Pawel K on May 10, 2021 at 2:54 am

    one thing : flight restrictions should be + for normal drones instead of fpv due it just makes u won’t pay $50000 for crashing a plane

  35. Mionsy Gaming on May 10, 2021 at 3:00 am

    Was das ist in Deutschland

  36. Gustavo Mendoza on May 10, 2021 at 3:02 am

    There’s no such thing as pan up or pan down. The proper expressions are TILT UP and TILT DOWN.

  37. Ahmed Al Mahbub on May 10, 2021 at 3:02 am

    Who’s here after DJI FPV drone launch?

  38. Paulus Handke on May 10, 2021 at 3:03 am

    ist jemand auch aus Deutschland hier? 😀

  39. Yevheniy Polosenko on May 10, 2021 at 3:07 am

    The moment of that Mavic take off – I was laughing! Great intro guys! :)))

  40. Eddie Ruddock on May 10, 2021 at 3:07 am

    7:51 "Guy row data" 😂👍

  41. BIBAN BHATTARAI OFFICIAL on May 10, 2021 at 3:07 am

    Love ❤️ from japan 🇯🇵 my brother

  42. 3x3 studio on May 10, 2021 at 3:08 am

    Nice 👍

  43. Sebuhi Qaflanov on May 10, 2021 at 3:08 am

    Good video. Sorry for Gopro.

  44. Be Jak on May 10, 2021 at 3:14 am

    Der gute Sylvensteinspeicher, habt Ihr jemals Probleme bekommen beim fliegen also hat sich jemand beschwert?
    Grüße aus Bayern

  45. eD8y on May 10, 2021 at 3:15 am

    Thanks to Mathias, i will never consider buying a FPV drone :’D

  46. Kiwionair on May 10, 2021 at 3:16 am

    sry for fashion advice but where did you got that black jacket from? It looks rly rly nice and warm

  47. JetSurfing Nation jet boards & efoils on May 10, 2021 at 3:21 am

    Well said!

  48. Sleipnir Adventures on May 10, 2021 at 3:21 am

    Great colors, great video!

  49. Dadahilismo Motjeniano on May 10, 2021 at 3:21 am

    why this video is not famous?

  50. Cody Stratman on May 10, 2021 at 3:22 am

    With a GPS module, you can get a rudimentary return to home functionality out of FPV drones. Just don’t expect it to land gracefully, it is more of a tool to get signal back so you can take control of the drone again.

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