13 11, 2020

Drone Virtual Tours

By |2020-11-13T14:23:50+00:00November 13th, 2020|Categories: Aerial Filming, Aerial Photography, Aerial Video and Filming, CAA, DJI, Elevated Mast Hire, General, Members, News, Photographer, Photography, Property, Schools, Thermal Imaging, Weddings|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Drone Virtual Tours

Drone Virtual Tours Drone Virtual Tours are providing a powerful and unique way of showcasing interactive interpretations of your location and surrounding amenities. At Drone Safe Register™, we have an established network of CAA Approved, professional members with a vast range of skills. A number of Drone Safe Register™ members complete high resolution Virtual Tours for Commercial, Residential and Industrial properties, to name a few. Find your local Virtual Tour drone pilot The innovation of FPV (First Person View) has seen [...]

9 11, 2020

The Power of Networking in the Drone Industry

By |2020-11-29T21:00:42+00:00November 9th, 2020|Categories: Aerial Filming, Aerial Photography, Aerial Video and Filming, Agriculture, Articles, Boats and Shipping, CAA, Cablecam, DJI, Elevated Mast Hire, General, Hobbyist, Inspections & Surveys, Insurance, Members, News, Newsletter-Articles, Photographer, Photography, Promotions, Property, Schools, Stock, Thermal Imaging, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The Power of Networking in the Drone Industry In 2015, Mark Boyt set up Drone Safe Register™, the UK’s first professional network of safe, legal and insured drone operators for hire. After noticing a gap in the market for a safe and supportive group of legal and professionally trained drone operators, Mark knew there was an opportunity for something to be done to increase networking in the drone industry. Drone Safe Register™ was launched and is now the UK’s largest network of CAA Approved Drone Operators. Our members provide a quality service for residential property, [...]

4 11, 2020

Out-the-box Ideas for Lockdown 2.0

By |2020-11-04T16:09:15+00:00November 4th, 2020|Categories: Aerial Filming, Aerial Photography, Aerial Video and Filming, Agriculture, Articles, Boats and Shipping, CAA, Cablecam, DJI, Dragons Den, Drone Safe Store, EASA, Elevated Mast Hire, Featured, General, Hobbyist, Inspections & Surveys, Insurance, legacy, Marine, Members, News, Photographer, Photography, Promotions, Property, Schools, Stock, Thermal Imaging, Uncategorized, Weddings, Wind and Solar Farms|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Out-the-box Ideas for Lockdown 2.0 Did you know that Drone Safe Register™ have a network of safe, trained and professional drone operators ready for take-off? We’ve compiled a list of out-the-box ideas to help you utilise our members’ drone services throughout lockdown 2.0. Another lockdown is looming and many people are wondering how their business operations will continue amid the increasing restrictions imposed by the UK Government. Drone Services are being increasingly recognised as a cheaper and safer alternative for smart data collection. Socially distanced operations are business [...]

3 11, 2020

Drone Safe Register™ is 5 years old!

By |2020-11-03T15:01:40+00:00November 3rd, 2020|Categories: Aerial Filming, Aerial Photography, Aerial Video and Filming, Articles, CAA, DJI, Dragons Den, Drone Safe Store, EASA, Featured, General, Hobbyist, Inspections & Surveys, Insurance, Members, News, Newsletter-Articles, Promotions, Property, Stock|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Drone Safe Register™ is 5 years old! The Drone Safe team have worked tirelessly over the past 5 years to structure and establish a network of safe, trained and insured professionals, something we are very proud of. As a result of this hard work, thousands of people are now using our professional network of drone operators, hundreds of members are making their mark in the drone industry and we remain the nations most trusted platform for commercial drone operators. Not only does our [...]

29 10, 2020

A2 CofC Advanced Membership Launched

By |2020-11-29T21:01:37+00:00October 29th, 2020|Categories: Aerial Filming, Aerial Photography, Aerial Video and Filming, Articles, CAA, DJI, Drone Safe Store, EASA, Featured, General, Hobbyist, Inspections & Surveys, Insurance, Members, News, Newsletter-Articles, Photographer, Photography, Stock|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

A2 CofC Drone Operator Membership Plans with Drone Safe Register™ Things are changing at Drone Safe Register™. As the CAA (Civil Aviation Authority) rolls out the introduction of the A2 CofC, we have launched a new  ‘Advanced’ membership in addition to our current membership options. This new and exclusive Advanced Membership option will be offered at £208 + VAT, per year with an additional one-of £50 charge in the first year for a one-on-one flight training and test session, with one of our professional members. This flight session not only provides an invaluable level of support from our existing [...]

28 10, 2020

Our October Newsletter

By |2020-11-12T11:52:08+00:00October 28th, 2020|Categories: Aerial Filming, Aerial Photography, Aerial Video and Filming, Articles, CAA, DJI, Drone Safe Store, EASA, Featured, General, Hobbyist, Inspections & Surveys, Insurance, Members, News, Newsletter-Articles, Photographer, Photography, Promotions, Property, Schools, Stock|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Drone Safe Register™ October Newsletter Message from Mark Boyt I wanted to take this opportunity to round up all of the changes (both good and trying!) that we’ve experienced over the last few months. A Newsletter is something I have always wanted to be able to deliver so although it is in these circumstances, I am glad to have the ball rolling. You can expect a Newsletter from Drone Safe Register™ at the end of every month from now on. We forecasted for this year to be our best yet, and despite all the [...]

26 10, 2020

What will a Church roof inspection cost?

By |2020-10-26T16:24:19+00:00October 26th, 2020|Categories: Aerial Filming, Aerial Photography, Aerial Video and Filming, CAA, General, Inspections & Surveys, Insurance, Members, News, Photographer, Photography, Property|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Save Money Completing your Church Roof Inspections by Drone Drones offer a state of the art access solution for surveys and inspection work. If you’re wondering how much a Church roof inspection will cost in the UK, this article will give you a good understanding. Drones are rapidly becoming the solution to significantly reducing the cost and dangers of data retrieval. By embracing the use of drones, you will save time and money, all the while maintaining the highest level of safety and aerial data quality. Drone Safe Register is the largest [...]

19 10, 2020

Drone Safe Register Partners with Leading Prop-tech innovators, InventoryBase

By |2020-10-19T14:28:20+01:00October 19th, 2020|Categories: Aerial Filming, Aerial Photography, Aerial Video and Filming, Articles, CAA, Dragons Den, Featured, General, Inspections & Surveys, Insurance, News, Peter Jones, Photographer, Photography, Property|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Drones - The Future Of Property Surveys Drone Safe Register Partners with Leading Prop-tech Innovators InventoryBase Innovation breeds disruption, and while not all disruption is good for everyone, Drones are growing in popularity as a means to significantly reduce the costs of aerial and elevated inspections that can otherwise cost thousands and take a lot of time. A keen advocate of the use of drones; the property industry in recent years has seen the value of this option and has embraced the idea of aerial video and photography in order to help [...]

14 10, 2020

Successful Women in the Drone Industry

By |2020-10-14T17:24:11+01:00October 14th, 2020|Categories: Aerial Filming, Aerial Photography, Aerial Video and Filming, CAA, DJI, Featured, Members, News, Photographer, Photography, Property, Weddings|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Our very own leading lady Psyona Williams Learn about her launch into the Drone Industry and the success she's had being part of it Psyona Williams, 25, a keen Landscape Photographer from Oxford, was first introduced to the droning world at the Photography Show in Birmingham. Sharing her passion for photography, Psyona credits her Father, Steve Williams, for getting her interested in the droning industry. Having first seen a drone in flight at the Photography Show in 2016, Psyona recalls that she was instantly interested in the potential of [...]

27 01, 2020

Hire a Videographer With Permission To Operate A Drone

By |2020-02-01T18:52:33+00:00January 27th, 2020|Categories: Aerial Video and Filming, Promotions|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The Drone Safe Register network has hundreds of experienced video cameramen and photographers. view our network here Many drone camera pilots start off as ground-based cameramen and invest in training and equipment to be able to offer aerial photography as an additional service. If you’re looking to hire a videographer, we can help. Recording video is now easier than ever thanks to improvements in smartphones and digital cameras. These are great for capturing footage of things like family days out, but the quality is still limited. A professional videographer [...]

22 01, 2020

FPV Drone Pilot And Operator Hire

By |2020-10-11T23:39:05+01:00January 22nd, 2020|Categories: News, Aerial Filming, Aerial Video and Filming|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Hire FPV Drones For Aerial Filming You can hire an approved FPV operator here FPV drones are new to the filming world, they are also very exciting for many film creators Drone Safe Register is proud to launch the UK's first ever FPV drone filming directory and we have made the process of finding an operator easy for you. Since 2015 we have promoted the safe use of drones here in the UK, as the industry grows, our members have grown and they are now capturing aerial film like never seen [...]

31 12, 2019

Smart Farming With Drone Crop Surveying

By |2020-10-11T23:22:49+01:00December 31st, 2019|Categories: Agriculture, Aerial Filming, Aerial Photography, Aerial Video and Filming|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Crop Survey Drone Photographer - Smart Farming Reliable production statistics for the UK’s arable farming activities are essential for assessing crop and making recommendations on efficient use of land. If you manage a farm in England, Defra organises and collates agricultural surveys to capture date on use of land and types of crops. Defra’s surveys are particularly useful for spotting trends in arable farming. Hire a local Drone Safe Drone Operator HERE The idea of using drones for agriculture in the UK would have sounded like science fiction just five years ago, but they are now a proven and [...]

6 07, 2019

Is a Drone Right for your Wedding?

By |2020-01-15T19:37:45+00:00July 6th, 2019|Categories: Aerial Photography, Aerial Video and Filming, Featured, Weddings|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Is a Drone Right for you at your Wedding? There is a long list of tasks that you are faced with if you’re planning your dream wedding, and now there is a new checkbox – should I hire a drone? Picture by - DroneCam Solutions Ltd Some photographers and videographers have added this serviced as part of their package, but many haven’t because of the expense of the equipment and the stringent regularity requirements to fly legally. A pilot flying for ‘commercial gain’ requires CAA Permissions for Commercial Operations (PfCO) [...]

21 06, 2019

When can you fly a drone at Gatwick Airport?

By |2020-01-10T23:51:43+00:00June 21st, 2019|Categories: News, Aerial Photography, Aerial Video and Filming, Articles, CAA, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

You can't fly a drone near an airport... or can you? The drone incursion at Gatwick Airport last December was clearly a reckless and deliberate act of sabotage, the consequences of which brought misery to the travelling public and burdened the airport and airlines alike with significant expense and logistic upheaval.  The cost to the UK has been put in excess of £50m. While the story moves off into distant memory, 6 months on from the incident, the aftermath has also left its mark on the fledgling commercial drone services industry, with many operators, particularly those that work [...]

17 06, 2019

The Rise in Film Tourism is Good for the Drone Industry

By |2020-01-15T11:48:24+00:00June 17th, 2019|Categories: Aerial Video and Filming, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Drone Industry and the Growth in Film Tourism The UK’s drone industry is not alone when it comes to fast growth.  Film and TV production in the UK is also experiencing a meteoric rise, reaching the highest levels ever recorded. The film industry in the UK is supported by a competitive tax credit regime and by a rising demand for high quality content form both traditional channels as well as the newer pay to view channels.  The popularity of Netflix and Amazon video (among other streaming services) means that the public’s [...]

25 05, 2019

Aerial Drone Inspections The Best Prices Throughout The UK

By |2020-08-20T13:37:53+01:00May 25th, 2019|Categories: Aerial Photography, Aerial Video and Filming, Articles, Featured, Inspections & Surveys, Property, Weddings|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Aerial Drone Inspections Throughout The UK You can book aerial Inspections HERE A short and simple drone flight can be all that it takes to get a detailed aerial inspection of your home’s roof, gutters and chimneys. This can be an invaluable tool if you want to carry out an inspection to find the source of a problem, provide data to support an insurance claim or just for peace of mind on your own home or one that you are looking to purchase. Today’s drone cameras can create incredibly high quality images that allow you to zoom in on [...]

25 03, 2019

DSR Member & the DAFNE Project

By |2020-01-07T14:21:12+00:00March 25th, 2019|Categories: Aerial Video and Filming|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Drone Safe Register qualified pilots are involved all around the world in some ground breaking UAV projects including DAFNE - using drone video combined with maps to provide information and inspire the imaginations of those planning for the Zambian landscape. Simon Spratley is a DSR member who is working with DAFNE in Zambia teaching workshops to students regarding UAVs and passing on his knowledge. Flying High with DAFNE - Fritz Kleinschroth Unmanned aerial vehicles or drones are a cutting-edge technology allowing aerial views of the earth in extremely high resolution. Facilitated by our partner ATEC-3D, the DAFNE project [...]

4 03, 2019

Drones Unlock the Ocean’s Secrets

By |2020-01-07T14:35:37+00:00March 4th, 2019|Categories: Aerial Photography, Aerial Video and Filming, Boats and Shipping|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Aerial surveying of the marine environment is not a new phenomenon with scientist, conservationists and researchers having long relied upon aerial images as a means of gathering data from the open oceans. However, advances in drone technology have meant that this data gathering can now be carried out faster, more regularly and far cheaper than when manned flights were required.  The quality of the imagery and footage, both transmitted in real time and stored for later review can also reduce the need for large observation teams and reveal hidden details that would be difficult to [...]

27 02, 2019

Roof Inspections – Same Day National Service

By |2020-01-21T20:50:32+00:00February 27th, 2019|Categories: Aerial Photography, Aerial Video and Filming, Inspections & Surveys|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

Book Drone Inspections - Same Day National Service Commercial drone inspections have many advantages over traditional methods. Surveying and inspection of a large commercial property or plot of land could take days before the advent of drone technology. As well as time and cost savings, commercial drone inspections are a safer alternative. book my aerial drone inspection An aerial inspection of a large building is a very effective way of spotting potential problems. For example, wear and tear to tiles or [...]

26 02, 2019

Maritime Filming With Drones

By |2020-01-07T19:50:56+00:00February 26th, 2019|Categories: Featured, Aerial Photography, Aerial Video and Filming, Boats and Shipping, Inspections & Surveys, Marine|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

On this blog, we’ve quite often looked at the difference UAV technology is predicted to make in industries such as construction and insurance.  However, the drone’s potential isn’t limited to dry land with many maritime and offshore companies beginning to look at how they can capture and utilise their own corner of this emerging industry. One of the main fields in which drones are being deployed at sea (as they are on land) is for carrying out of marine inspections. The Royal Navy is making use of these high portable cameras to inspect their vessels [...]