DIY – Mavic 2 Thermal Imaging Camera

Introduction

There are several options online for equipping your drone with a thermal imaging camera, but they will cost you thousands of dollars.
However, if you are not in the thermal imaging profession and you want to experiment with thermal imaging and also combine it with the fun of flying a drone, there is a much cheaper option.

The solution involves an inexpensive thermal camera accessory, a smartphone , a phone holder and a drone tripod adapter that can be attached and removed from the drone easily. I have a DJI Mavic 2 drove, so the solution is a bit more tailored towards that drone, but other drones can be used if you can find the parts. Continue reading “DIY – Mavic 2 Thermal Imaging Camera”