Yes, Skydio 2 can take still photos as well as video when in the air. The specs for Skydio 2's photo capabilities are:

  • PHOTO RESOLUTION: Up to 4056x3040 (12 MP)
  • FORMATS: JPEG, DNG (RAW)
  • PHOTO MODES: Single, Interval
  • DYNAMIC RANGE: 13 stops

In addition to the dedicated still photo mode, Skydio 2 can also save screenshots directly from the video preview. To access and change your media recording settings, follow the steps below: 

  1. Connect to your Skydio 2 via WiFi.
  2. Next, in the Skydio 2 app, tap the camera icon in the top right corner of the screen. Here you’ll have access to all of the recording modes, including 4k, 1080p, and still photo modes. 

Note that while you can preview your flights within the Skydio 2 app when disconnected from your Skydio 2, you must connect to your Skydio 2 via WiFi to create stills or clips from previously recorded video.

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