"Isn't it safe to say that on a personal level Chris Anderson isn't getting out of the DIY side of things. It's just 3DR as a company. DIY and this site seem like a real passion for him. I don't know, it just seems that way to me, but a lot of you…"
"On the one hand Chris says 3DR has enough runway (financially) to get them through to the 2nd quarter of 2017, at which point they'll need to raise more capital (they'll actually need to start raising the round months in advance). On the other hand,…"
"You can not do what you want to do.
The smart shots on Solo require GPS to work. That is how they are set up. For example, the Orbit smart shot works by determining the GPS coordinates for the "thing" you want to orbit. Similarly, the Cable Cam…"
"No. Don't go down that road. You are new to the Solo and pixhawk/apm/arducopter. I would not recommend changing parameters, yet. And besides, it won't allow you to do what you are trying to do anyway.
"Ouch. Big bummer. Its too late now, but when you start out, its definitely best to keep your body and the drone aligned in the same direction. So forward for you is forward for it. Right is right. Left is left. I still do this when I am coming…"