Camera

public protocol Camera

Camera protocol.

Provides access to the device’s camera in order to take pictures and to record videos. Also provides access to various camera settings, such as:

  • Exposure,
  • EV compensation,
  • White balance,
  • Recording mode, resolution and framerate selection,
  • Photo mode, format and file format selection.
  • Whether the camera is active. This state may change depending on the current mode of the drone. For example the activation / deactivation of the thermal mode can activate / deactivate some cameras.

    Declaration

    Swift

    var isActive: Bool { get }
  • Camera mode setting. This setting allows to change the camera’s current operating mode.

    Declaration

    Swift

    var modeSetting: CameraModeSetting { get }
  • Camera exposure settings. This setting allows to configure the camera’s current exposure mode, shutter speed, iso sensitivity and maximum iso sensitivity

    Declaration

    Swift

    var exposureSettings: CameraExposureSettings { get }
  • Camera EV (Exposure Value) compensation setting. This setting allows to configure the camera’s current ev compensation when current exposure mode in not .manual.

    Note

    This setting is only available when exposure mode is .manual.

    Declaration

    Swift

    var exposureCompensationSetting: CameraExposureCompensationSetting { get }
  • Camera white balance settings. This setting allows to configure the camera’s current white balance mode and temperature parameters.

    Declaration

    Swift

    var whiteBalanceSettings: CameraWhiteBalanceSettings { get }
  • White balance lock. nil if white balance lock is not available or when device is not connected.

    Declaration

    Swift

    var whiteBalanceLock: CameraWhiteBalanceLock? { get }
  • HDR setting. Tell if HDR must be activated when available in current recording/photo setting. nil if HDR is not supported by this camera.

    Declaration

    Swift

    var hdrSetting: BoolSetting? { get }
  • Camera image styles settings. This setting allows to select and customize the current image style.

    Note

    This setting is only available when the drone is connected.

    Declaration

    Swift

    var styleSettings: CameraStyleSettings { get }
  • Camera recording mode settings. These settings allow to configure the camera’s recording mode, resolution and framerate parameters.

    Declaration

    Swift

    var recordingSettings: CameraRecordingSettings { get }
  • Camera photo mode settings. These settings allow to configure the camera’s photo mode, format and file format parameters.

    Declaration

    Swift

    var photoSettings: CameraPhotoSettings { get }
  • Auto start and stop recording setting. When enabled, if the drone is in .recording mode, recording starts when taking-off and stops after landing. nil if auto-record is not supported by this camera.

    Declaration

    Swift

    var autoRecordSetting: BoolSetting? { get }
  • Exposure lock. nil if exposure lock is not available and when device is not connected.

    Declaration

    Swift

    var exposureLock: CameraExposureLock? { get }
  • Recording state.

    Declaration

    Swift

    var recordingState: CameraRecordingState { get }
  • Photo state.

    Declaration

    Swift

    var photoState: CameraPhotoState { get }
  • HDR state. Tell if HDR is currently active

    Declaration

    Swift

    var hdrState: Bool { get }
  • Whether HDR is available in the current mode and configuration.

    Declaration

    Swift

    var hdrAvailable: Bool { get }
  • Camera zoom.

    nil if zoom is not supported by this camera.

    Declaration

    Swift

    var zoom: CameraZoom? { get }
  • Whether startRecording can be called.

    Declaration

    Swift

    var canStartRecord: Bool { get }
  • Whether stopRecord can be called.

    Declaration

    Swift

    var canStopRecord: Bool { get }
  • Whether startPhotoCapture can be called.

    Declaration

    Swift

    var canStartPhotoCapture: Bool { get }
  • Whether stopPhotoCapture can be called.

    Declaration

    Swift

    var canStopPhotoCapture: Bool { get }
  • Starts recording. Can be called when recordingState.functionState is ready.

    Declaration

    Swift

    func startRecording()
  • Stops recording. Can be called when recordingState.functionState is inProgress.

    Declaration

    Swift

    func stopRecording()
  • Starts taking photo(s). Can be called when canStartPhotoCapture is true.

    Declaration

    Swift

    func startPhotoCapture()
  • Stops taking photos(s). Can be called when canStopPhotoCapture is true. The command is only sent when photoSettings.mode is gpslapse or timelapse.

    Declaration

    Swift

    func stopPhotoCapture()