The osmo system manufactured by DJI combines Zenmuse X3 camera or gimable with detachable handle. It is helpful in shooting 4k video while holding camera in hand.
This camera features 1/2.3 CMOS sensor that enables you to take full 4k video with resolution of 4096x2160 and the recording is 24p and 25p. The still photo would be 12Mp. The basic control of the gimbal and the camera are provided over the handle. Joystick for manual pan and tilt is also there. In order to monitor or any kind of advance function there is a wifi link through which you can tethered osmo to a mobile device that is running DJI Go iOS android app. The smart phone holder can easily change your smart phone to an on board monitor. The wifi range is about 85’ thus you can operate the camera and gimbal remotely.
The handle provides an easy grip for any kind of handheld operations and the handle incorporate as a joystick for any kind of panning and tilting the gimbal. There is also a start, stop, shutter button and some other essential controls as well. You can use trigger to switch between different modes. This camera assembly is detachable thus you can use it for some other applications.
DJI GO App:
Using this app you can remotely control the gimbal and you can also get the live video while running it over android and iOS. A wifi link allows you to tethered the mobile device with gimbal and it supports upto 85’ as discussed above. This app also helps in changing camera settings and you can also access multiple features using this app.
Detachable Mobile device holder:
This beautiful attached handle allows you to use smart phone as a monitor. The live image displayed on your mobile phone using wifi and you can rotate it for to achieve optimal view. As this holder is detachable thus you can you it with other mounting accessories i.e with extension rod of 3 axis gimbal .
The camera system includes three motors which helps in stabilizing the camera. Using app or the handle joystick, it can be tilt up to 135 degree and 35 degree down. It can be panned over the range of 320 degree and the tilting rate is about 120 degree per second.
There is a panorama mode which is designed to take 360 degree panorama shots those seems impossible. In order to take the panorama shot just hold the camera above the head and tap the button , camera will start taking pictures and it will stop after staying completely level.
Tripod Free long exposures:
You can take long exposure shots without using tripod. The stabilization system of the osmo is very great it will keep the camera totally still up to 2seconds. With more practice you would be able to even shot longer shots.
Video resolution and frame rates:
The resolution of the 4k video is
The resolution of the FHD (1080p) is
The resolution of HD 720p is
The maximum bitrate is about 60 Mbps.
There is an integrated microphone with this osmo that have advance audio gain settings. This advance gain setting helps in making sure that you are getting the shot and perfect audio as well. There is also a standard 3.5mm port is available thus you can plug microphone.
There are multiple photo modes such as
o Single shot
o Auto exposure bracketing.