What is QuickShots?

QuickShots is an intelligent flight function of the DJI Mavic Series, DJI Mini Series, and Spark Series drones. QuickShots shooting modes include Dronie, Rocket, Circle, Helix, Boomerang, and Asteroid. The aircraft records according to the selected shooting mode and automatically generates a short video. The video can be viewed, edited, or shared on social media from playback.

 

Introduction to QuickShots Modes

 

Dronie

The aircraft flies backward and ascends, with the camera locked on the subject, and records a video.

(The flight distance varies based on different models.

Product model

Flight Distance

DJI Mini SE/ Mavic Mini

The default value is 25m and the setting range is 25m-40m.

DJI Mini 2/Mavic Air 2/DJI Air 2S/DJI Mavic 3 Series

The default value is 25m and the setting range is 25m-120m.

DJI Mini 4 Pro/DJI Air 3/DJI Mini 3 Pro

The default value is 30m and the setting range is 30m-120m.

 

Rocket

The aircraft ascends with the camera pointing downward.

(The flight distance varies based on different models.)

Product model

Inspection distance

DJI Mini SE/ Mavic Mini

The default value is 25m and the setting range is 25m-40m.

DJI Mini 2/Mavic Air 2/DJI Air 2S/DJI Mavic 3 Series

The default value is 25 m and the setting range is 25m-80m.

DJI Mini 4 Pro/DJI Air 3/DJI Mini 3 Pro

The default value is 30 m and the setting range is 30m-80m.

 

Circle

The aircraft circles around the subject.

(The distance cannot be set separately, but the flight direction can.)

Applicable products: DJI Air 3, DJI Mavic 3 Series, DJI Mini Series, Mavic Air 2, DJI Air 2S, and DJI Mini 3 Pro

 

Helix

The aircraft ascends and spirals around the subject.

(The flight distance varies based on different models, and the flight direction can be set.

Product model

Inspection distance

DJI Mini SE/ Mavic Mini

The default value is 25m and the setting range is 10m-40m.

DJI Mini 2/Mavic Air 2/DJI Air 2S/DJI Mavic 3 Series

The default value is 10m and the setting range is 10m-120m.

DJI Mini 4 Pro/DJI Air 3/DJI Mini 3 Pro

The default value is 30m and the setting range is 10m-120m.

 

Boomerang

The aircraft flies around the subject in an oval path, ascending as it flies away from its starting point and descending as it flies back. The aircraft’s starting point forms one end of the oval’s long axis, while the other end is at the subject's opposite side from the starting point. Make sure there is sufficient space when using Boomerang. Allow a radius of at least 99 ft (30 m) around the aircraft and at least 33 ft (10 m) above the aircraft. The flight direction can be set.

Applicable products: DJI Air 3, DJI Mini 2, Mavic Air 2, DJI Air 2S, DJI Mavic 3 Series, and DJI Mini 3 Pro

 

Asteroid

The aircraft flies backward and upward, takes several photos, and then returns to the starting point. The video starts with a panorama of the highest position and then shows the descent. Make sure there is sufficient space when using Asteroid. Allow at least 132 ft (40 m) behind and 164 ft (50 m) above the aircraft.The flight direction and distance cannot be set.

Applicable products: DJI Air 3, Mavic Air 2, DJI Air 2S, DJI Mavic 3 Series, and DJI Mini 3 Pro

 

Using QuickShots

Please use QuickShots at locations that are clear of the building and other obstacles. If you are unfamiliar with the flight path of “QuickShots,” please do a short flight on the first attempt.

1. Tap the shooting mode icon on the right side of the camera view.

2. Swipe down and select “QuickShots”. Then choose a “QuickShots” shooting mode.

3. Select your target subject in the camera view by tapping “+” or drag-select the target. Tap “Start” to begin recording.

Watch this video to learn about how to use QuickShots:

 

Existing QuickShots

Press the Flight Pause/RTH button of the remote controller once or tap “X” in DJI Fly to exit QuickShots. The aircraft will brake and hover in place.

 

To understand the DJI GO 4 Quick Shots,read: Introduction to QuickShots via DJI GO 4