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14 03, 2019

5 Amazon Gifts Ideas for the Drone Lover in your Life

By |2019-03-24T23:01:46+01:00March 14th, 2019|Categories: Articles, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Know someone who loves their drone?  Well, the good news is that not all drone gifts need to cost the earth and you’re sure to delight your UAV drone enthusiast with one of these.  Also, if you want to drop a subtle hint for your Christmas or birthday list, then we’re not judging! 1 - No Such Thing as Too Many Drones If this is the motto of the drone pilot in your life, then look no further for their perfect t-shirt.  It’s available in a number of different colours but we like the [...]

23 02, 2019

DSR Hobbyist Members

By |2019-03-24T23:01:48+01:00February 23rd, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

A lot of the time on our blog, we talk about the benefits that drone photography and videography can bring to a commercial operation. Maybe, what we don't mention so much is how much fun drones can be as a hobby. Our hobbyist membership is growing all the time and we will shortly be launching a blog series featuring some of our talented members along with showcasing some of our increasing range of member benefits which we are very excited about. Our hobbyist members are at the forefont of [...]

19 02, 2019

Drone Property Inspections

By |2019-02-21T03:08:53+01:00February 19th, 2019|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Commercial use of drones is predicted to grow massively over the next decade, and drone roof inspections will be one of the key services. Using a drone to take aerial photographs and video footage of a property has many advantages over traditional methods, particularly when it comes to roof inspections and other hard to access areas. Drone property inspections are being used in property sales, to assess the condition for maintenance and repairs and for insurance claims. Scaffolding and cherry pickers have been used for roof inspections in the past, but drones are a cheaper and quicker alternative. The [...]

11 02, 2019

Considerations when Hiring a Drone

By |2019-03-19T21:15:53+01:00February 11th, 2019|Categories: General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

If you’re looking at hiring a drone to assist you in completing a project, there’s a lot to consider.   Obviously you need to be sure that you’re hiring a qualified insured professional pilot and that’s why we recommend using Drone Safe Register to find your perfect drone partner, as all of our pilots are guaranteed CAA approved and insured. However the considerations don’t stop there. Whether you’re filming for television or cinema, shooting marketing material for your business, carrying out property or land inspections or creating 2D maps and 3D models, there are some things to consider. [...]

14 10, 2018

DSR Member Spotlight – Jamie Newson-Smith and FlightSight

By |2019-03-19T21:16:33+01:00October 14th, 2018|Categories: Members, News|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Jamie Newson-Smith is the owner of FlightSight – the drone business he created to provide professional aerial photography and videography in a number of business areas ranging from aerial inspections through events and marketing to agricultural surveys. He’s a DSR member who has actually just taken the decision to renew his membership after his first year and he has a lot to say about why this is and the benefits that being part of the UK’s biggest qualified and legal drone pilot network has brought to him. We͛re going to let him tell you about it in his own words. “After [...]

11 07, 2018

School Aerial Photography UK

By |2019-01-23T14:10:09+01:00July 11th, 2018|Categories: Schools|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Having photographs of schools and pupils from the air is becoming increasingly popular. A few years ago the cost of hiring a helicopter or light aircraft would’ve made it very expensive, but drone technology has changed all that Aerial photos of a school are a great keepsake for pupils and staff, and they can be used in yearbooks and promotional materials. If a school has impressive grounds and sports facilities, photographs taken from the air are the best way of showcasing these. For an event like a school’s 50th anniversary or a long-serving teacher’s retirement, an aerial [...]

17 06, 2018

Raise your School Profile

By |2019-01-23T14:09:35+01:00June 17th, 2018|Categories: Schools|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Some progressive, forward thinking schools in the UK are seeing the benefit of bringing in DSR Pilots, with their wealth of knowledge and specialist skills. Our network of professional, personable pilots are the best possible choice for bringing a curriculum to life. The extensive reach of drone tech is unsurpassed. Geography – drones regularly produce amazing maps, through incredibly clever techniques such as photogrammetry, structure from motion and other things that will spark interest in your learners. Mathematics & Physics – there is a lot of mathematics involved in making a drone fly, including revolutions per minute, time, distance and speed calculations, [...]

13 03, 2017

Aerial Group Photos for Schools

By |2019-01-23T14:09:47+01:00March 13th, 2017|Categories: Schools|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Hiring a drone company or pilot to capture an aerial group photo is new and very exciting.  Check out 'All Saints' stunning video from above in our drones for schools promo video. https://www.facebook.com/dronesaferegister/videos/1936224129934037/ Search for your Local Drone Pilot

10 03, 2017

Drones for Schools

By |2019-01-23T14:15:50+01:00March 10th, 2017|Categories: Schools|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

This is Drone Safe’s latest initiative aimed at spreading the message of drone safety to the UK’s younger generations and perhaps the drone pilots of tomorrow. DSR is the UK’s leading drone hire website. We have nationwide coverage and some of the best drone pilots available for hire in the UK. All our members are CAA registered and fully insured professional working drone pilots. Our members are working on all manner of aerial imagery jobs in many sectors of the nation’s economy. Recognising that our members have a wealth of knowledge and experience of working in the [...]

7 10, 2016

DSR and Cambridge UAV Training

By |2019-01-21T14:06:22+01:00October 7th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Drone Safe Register (DSR) is delighted to announce that is has partnered with Cambridge UAV Academy (CUAVA). DSR’s official training partner is now CUAVA who are a leading UK CAA fully approved NQE that specialises in training drone pilots that want to fly commercially. In conversation with DSR, Chief Instructor of Cambridge UAV Academy, Alan Perrin said, “Teaming up with DSR is an exciting partnership for many reasons. DSR represents some of the very best safe and legal drone pilots in the country. We are hearing good things and many of our students have benefited from joining the fastest growing drone [...]

19 05, 2016

Calling All Professional UAV Pilots

By |2019-01-19T12:42:16+01:00May 19th, 2016|Categories: DJI, News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Are you a newly qualified aerial drone pilot?  So you’ve done the hard bit and gained your licence for aerial work (CAA PfAW).  Next step is to get insured and effectively market your pilot skills to the people that need your services. Here are 5 reasons to join DSR and start enjoying the benefits!   All DSR members are pin pointed on a searchable digital map.  Member’s profiles are listed on the UK’s fastest growing website for UAV hire.   Businesses’ looking to hire a drone want to make sure they are hiring a safe and legal operator – that’s why they [...]

26 03, 2016

Drone Training – Become a Legal Drone Pilot

By |2019-01-18T21:46:27+01:00March 26th, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Here is our updated list of CAA approved training centres. Drone Safe Register will shortly be adding these companies to our digital map making it even easier to find a training centre near you.  You can then legally enjoy the rewards of becoming a legal UAV pilot. 3iC Ltd Aerial Motion Pictures Atec-3D – Restricted Cambridge UAV Commercial Drone Training Ltd Cyberhawk – Restricted Drone Pilot Academy Ltd – 1360 EuroUSC Ltd Heliguy Hexca, – Restricted NATS RPAS Resource Group Ltd RUSTA (RTP-UK) Sky-Futures Ltd The Great Circle UAV Air (ways) Whispercam Cyberhawk – Restricted The Aerial Academy (Hexcam) – Restricted UAV8 Ltd [...]

22 02, 2016

Tywyn Drone Hire – DSR Member Profile

By |2019-01-18T19:22:17+01:00February 22nd, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Wilde Photography is comprised of Tim & Alison and it's a family business established in 2006.   Their photographic studio and camera shop is situated in Gwynedd on Tywyn High Street, North Wales. They are a main dealer for Horizon Hobby UK and stock remote control Drones (Yuneec, Blade), Helicopters, Cars, Planes and Boats, and they have access to any product listed on their website. Search for your Local Drone Pilot

22 02, 2016

Liverpool Drone Hire – Stratus Imagery

By |2019-01-18T18:09:57+01:00February 22nd, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Stratus Imagery are Drone Safe Register Members and are experienced aerial photographers and videography and ready at short notice to complete aerial work. Stratus Imagery provides creative, inspiring aerial photography and videography data in a safe and professional manner.    Although their head offices are in the North West, they operate nationally and believe in being ambassadors in this emerging industry.   They have full CAA permissions and insurance and are proud of their safety procedures and practices. Search for your Local Drone Pilot

22 02, 2016

Gateshead Drone Hire – Survey Drones

By |2019-01-18T18:21:55+01:00February 22nd, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Survey Drones are chartered Health and Safety specialists who recognise the value of using drones to remove the need for working at height. We use our fleet of drones to undertake building inspections and roof surveys. Based in the North East of England, we have three qualified remote pilots, Permission for Commercial Operation (PfCO) from the Civil Aviation Authority and full insurance.  Drones have a number of useful applications but we typically work in the construction industry and for Building and Facility Managers. Recent jobs have included a full external survey of a lighthouse and providing imagery of a newly [...]

22 02, 2016

Rotherham Drone Hire Iprosurv Ltd

By |2019-01-29T13:05:00+01:00February 22nd, 2016|Categories: Members|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Iprosurv Ltd is an innovative Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems company specializing in capturing data and media footage for use in various industries. We provide services to a wide range of customers from insurance companies for hard to reach surveys and unsafe structures to media companies for promotional videos as well as high end property professional\’s wanting that unique angle to market their properties. If a picture paints a thousand words imagine what 4k ultra high definition pictures and video footage could say about your product. Search for your Local Drone Pilot

22 02, 2016

Wilmslow Drone Hire – Hire a Drone Pilot

By |2019-01-18T18:49:10+01:00February 22nd, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Photoclear’s cutting edge, aerial videography technology capture your story from a view only we can provide. They use of Unmanned Aerial Systems, more commonly known as drones, allows us to capture amazing video. Their mission is to create media that will showcase and preserve your legacy in a unique and unforgettable way, so your story can be told the way you want. They can provide you with vivid, awe-inspiring media that carries your message to your clients, in a way that they will never forget. Photoclear understands the passion you have and can help create your legacy or provide [...]

22 02, 2016

Romsey Drone Hire – Hire A Drone

By |2019-01-18T18:42:28+01:00February 22nd, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Drone Hire – Droid-Cam are proud members of the Drone Safe Register and offer aerial photography and aerial videography with multi rotors, helicopters & fixed wing UAV pilots. Droid-cam is a group of BNUC-S qualified and highly experienced UAV pilots. With a combined experience of over 40 years of remote controlled flying you can rest assured that Droid Cam will get your Aerial Photography and Aerial Videography job done. We have a high level of technical ability in what is a relatively new technology. All our pilots have spent years in the model world before progressing to multi rotor [...]

22 02, 2016

Weymouth Drone Hire – Freefly MultiMedia

By |2019-03-19T21:19:26+01:00February 22nd, 2016|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

A proud member of the Drone Safe Register, Freefly Multimedia and Nick Stubbs offer the following aerial, photography and video services. Aerial 4K Video and 16MP Stills Photography High Resolution Professional Photography 4K/1080p HD Videography Training Courses in Photography and Business Online Training Materials and Tutorials Joint Ventures He is a fully qualified, licensed and insured UAV (drone) pilot with over 30 years experience in photo and video industry.  Shooting weddings, events, commercial videos, promotional videos, show-reels, sports, farming, land surveys and more. Search for your Local Drone Pilot

14 02, 2016

Drone School Photography

By |2019-01-29T09:06:40+01:00February 14th, 2016|Categories: Schools|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Drone School Photography is a nationwide service offered by Drone Safe Register's approved pilots. Drone Safe Register was created to help people find and hire fully qualified, professional drone pilots who have permission to carry out aerial work by the CAA. DSR felt a huge sense of responsibility in ensuring that businesses and the general public understand the importance of safety when it comes to employing the services of a drone company. When handled by professionals, drones are completely safe and provide fantastically unique angles to a wide range of events. However, flying drones illegally poses considerable risks to the public. [...]