Chad Everett Harris

Drone Photography of Whinstone US

Whinstone US is a Bitcoin Mining data center located in Rockdale, Texas. In May 2021, Riot Blockchain acquired Whinstone US and the company began a 400 MW expansion. Chad Everett Harris takes daily drone footage of the site progress. Each day the drone photography of Whinstone US is used to document the process of building a Bitcoin mining facility.

Chad Everett Harris drone photography of Whinstone US in Rockdale, Texas
Chad Everett Harris drone photography of Whinstone US in Rockdale, Texas
Chad Everett Harris drone photography of Whinstone US in Rockdale, Texas

Drone Photography Equipment

Chad Everett Harris equipment of choice is the DJI Mavic series. Most of the photography today is being shot with the Mavic 3 drone. Using the DJI Mavic 3 Cine makes the drone photography of Whinstone US become a work of art.

DJI Mavic 3 Cine

  • Flagship camera drone for pros
  • 899 g
  • 4/3 CMOS
  • 20 MP, DNG (RAW)
  • 5.1K/50fps, 4K/120fps
  • 46-minute Flight Time¬†(no wind)
  • O3+, 15km, 1080p/60fps Transmission*
  • Complete Omnidirectional
  • ActiveTrack 5.0
  • Advanced RTH
  • DJI RC Pro (high-bright display)
  • 1TB SSD high-speed internal storage
  • 28x Zoom
  • MasterShots
  • APAS 5.0
  • Apple ProRes 422 HQ encoding