• Instructors

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    Max Chesnut

  • Skill Level

    Level 1

    Beginner: You’re new to drone photography and are learning the fundamentals (we assume you already know how to turn on/operate a drone).

  • What You Get

    1.5 hours of learning

    + 7 segments

    + 4 drone photography presets

    + 10% Moment shop discount

  • Learn to

    Compose stunning drone images

    + Know which settings to use when
    + Use bracketing to achieve panorama and HDR images
    + Color correct drone photos
    + Use essential apps when flying, shooting, and editing

What You'll Learn

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Introduction to Drone Photography

1/7 (1:21)

Let’s get this thing started! We’re in Norway about to go take some insane photos with our DJI drone. You’ll meet Max, go over the gear you’ll need for this lesson, and start getting STOKED about drone photography.

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Best Settings for the Best Photos

2/7 (7:00)

Taking great photos is all about knowing how best to use your gear. This section is a deep dive into DJI drones and which settings...

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Composing Drone Landscapes: Mountain Ridge

3/7 (17:00)

In our first shooting segment, we’re headed to Mardalsfossen, a beautiful waterfall in Norway that’s best captured from the air. H...

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Max's Essential Apps for Flying

4/7 (3:15)

In this segment, Max runs through apps he uses every time he flies his drone. You’ll learn which apps to use to help you scout loc...

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Finding Your Subject

5/7 (22:00)

In our second shooting segment, Max takes flight to show you how to capture more than just a pretty view. He’ll cover the best tip...

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Editing On Mobile: Max’s Workflow

6/7 (11:23)

Now that we have some amazing shots, let’s dive into the editing process. First up, Max shows you his mobile workflow for quickly ...

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Editing In Lightroom CC: AEB & Pano-Stitching

7/7 (19:00)

Editing in the field is efficient, but if you’re looking to further refine your image you’ll want to throw in onto your computer. ...

Meet Your Instructor

Meet Max, a travel and lifestyle photographer with a mind always on the lookout for the next adventure. Whether it’s for his personal brand or in partnership with companies like Google, Zhiyun Tech, B&H Photo, and Gnarbox, Max is constantly putting out new work to amaze his audience.

Max Chesnut

Hey, I'm Max (@explorewithmax) — it's actually Theodore Maximillian Chesnut, but that's a bit too formal for my liking.
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