23 12, 2020

Drone Safe Register™ 2020 Round-Up

By |2020-12-23T12:06:00+00:00December 23rd, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Drone Safe Register™ 2020 Round-Up

Drone Safe Register™ 2020 Round-Up WOW what a year 2020 has been! There have been ups and downs, as with any year, but this year has been particularly trying for the human race on a global scale.  In order to look at how far we have come, we have to look back on the trials and tribulations we have been through this year.  We would firstly like to say that our thoughts are with anyone that has lost someone dear to them during this time. This pandemic has put into perspective how [...]

23 11, 2020

Our Partnership with Altitude Angel

By |2020-12-14T13:29:58+00:00November 23rd, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Our Partnership with Altitude Angel

Our Partnership with Altitude Angel Drone Safe Register™ are working with Altitude Angel to continue delivering a Live Risk Assessment feature as part of the members dashboard. Who are Altitude Angel and what do they do? Altitude Angel is an aviation technology company that creates global-scale solutions to enable the safe integration and use of fully autonomous drones into global airspace. Their purpose built platform has been integrated into our Drone Safe Register™ Professional Members Dashboard, enabling members to utilise Live Location Hazard services before and during all [...]

18 11, 2020

Commercial Drone Photography

By |2020-12-10T14:53:37+00:00November 18th, 2020|Categories: News|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Commercial Drone Photography

Commercial Drone Photography - Elevate your Brand Awareness by Hiring a Professional Drone Operator A number of questions surrounding the use of drones for commercial photography are focused on the costs and advantages associated with hiring a drone pilot. This article will aim to clear up some common misconceptions around the efficiency, expenses and content creation capabilities, associated with hiring a drone operator for commercial purposes. Find your local Commercial Drone operator Increasing applications of Commercial Drone Photography - In 2010 there were just 5 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

25 05, 2020

DSR Launches New Drone Safe Store

By |2020-10-11T23:39:14+01:00May 25th, 2020|Categories: News, Drone Safe Store|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

So what can we expect from the Drone Safe Store and what will make it unique? Visit the new drone safe store now After months of planning and preparation Drone Safe Register™ can announce the launch of the next stage of their support of the drone industry. The organisation has gone from strength to strength and in spite of the challenging conditions of 2020 launching a drone store is the next phase. Having established the nations largest network of approved professional drone operators for hire, won support on BBC’s [...]

10 09, 2019

Professional drone services

By |2020-01-14T15:07:18+00:00September 10th, 2019|Categories: Aerial Filming|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

The insurance industry is an obvious market for professional drone services The insurance industry is an obvious market for professional drone services. The ability to get ‘eyes in the sky’ is ideal at both the risk assessment and underwriting stage and for assessment of damage should a claim occur. The UK insurance market has been slow to adopt drone technology but there are signs it’s being recognised as an option and at Drone Safe Register we are now receiving enquiries. Current solutions for viewing hard to access areas include camera poles, scaffolding and access platforms. Camera poles are a [...]

8 09, 2019

The Future of drone Film Making

By |2020-10-31T21:11:05+00:00September 8th, 2019|Categories: Aerial Filming, Articles|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

The Future of drone filmMaking. If you’re like us, you’ll be wondering what the future holds for drones. In a recent article we wrote about a few of the benefits of aerial filming, drone usage and we’ve also briefly touched on drone deliveries. We think is pertinent to discuss aerial filming with regard to its future and what this may look like for drone and drone flight. Originally, consumer drones were used by a few aerial filming and aerial photography enthusiasts. It all really started with drone hobbyists. Not overnight, but after a short period of (flight) time, these [...]

20 06, 2019

An Amazing Professional Members Meeting at Gatwick Air Museum

By |2020-01-07T18:54:01+00:00June 20th, 2019|Categories: News, Articles, CAA, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

An Incredible Agenda at the DSR Professional Members Meeting June 19th saw Drone Safe Register bringing together industry experts along with more than one hundred of its members at Gatwick Aviation Museum for a second business meeting, building on the success of the last meeting in September 2018 Photography by Nigel Bowles at John Connor Press Associates Ltd The venue, Gatwick Air Museum, lies meters away from the end of the runway at Gatwick Airport and was deliberately chosen on this occasion for that reason. There have been significant consequences [...]

22 04, 2019

Drones and their Use in Agriculture

By |2020-01-11T10:40:03+00:00April 22nd, 2019|Categories: Agriculture, Articles|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Drones and their Use in Agriculture Drones are playing an increasingly important role in worldwide agriculture. Against a backdrop of a growing world population, faced with the challenge of sustaining food production with dwindling resources, drones can offer a reasonably priced precision farming solution. How can Drones Help The ability to scan large tracts of land that by their nature, inhibit access and manoeuvrability is something that is ideally suited to an unmanned aerial vehicles. Much time can be saved over a ground level survey when assessing land condition, crop health and [...]

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 [...]

23 03, 2019

Drone Safe Register Exclusive Merchandise

By |2020-01-07T14:25:21+00:00March 23rd, 2019|Categories: Featured, General|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Drone Safe Register Exclusive Merchandise There are many benefits of being a member of Drone Safe Register.  We’re always working hard here at DSR headquarters to provide more work for our members, create new opportunities for drone pilots and bring awareness to the general public about the amazing work that UAVs can do when they’re in safe and legal hands. The good news is that now Drone Safe Register members can now look extra stylish while they are going about their business with exclusive access to the Drone Safe Register [...]

22 03, 2019

Construction Site & Property Inspections – National Same Day Service

By |2020-10-20T22:42:39+01:00March 22nd, 2019|Categories: Featured, Inspections & Surveys|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

UAVs and Property Inspections Drones can offer a safe, efficient and cost effective way to carry out property inspections whilst keeping your feet safely on the ground. Whatever stage of property development, drones can offer significant advantages over traditional methods such as scaffolding or cherry pickers.  Using aerial technology, inspections with high quality photography and videography can be carried out in a fraction of the time that it takes to erect scaffolding.  This means that not only are inspections completed quickly and efficiently, but at reduced cost as well. Your drone pilot can fly their [...]

14 03, 2019

5 Amazon Gifts Ideas for the Drone Lover in your Life

By |2020-01-07T14:30:59+00:00March 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 [...]

11 03, 2019

Drones and Art – Collmot Drones

By |2020-01-07T14:31:04+00:00March 11th, 2019|Categories: Articles, Featured, News|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Drones can be used to complete a great deal of functions, from inspections and surveys to search and rescue but this Hungarian company is using them in a completely new way – to create beautiful art in the sky. There are not many people who don’t enjoy the spectacle of lights in the sky but in a world where fireworks are becoming increasingly criticised for their detrimental effect on the environment and effect on local animals and wildlife, these drone shows could provide a perfect solution. Collmot say that their aim, with their creation [...]

9 03, 2019

UAVs and Search and Rescue

By |2020-01-07T14:45:02+00:00March 9th, 2019|Categories: Articles, Featured|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

In September 2018 DJI added a very interesting video to their YouTube channel.  It detailed experiments to measure the different in performance between search and rescue teams with and without drones. The results make for interesting viewing in terms of the drone’s potential as a life saving tool as well as a business asset. “The potential for drones to save lives is clear – at least 160 people have been rescued by drones around the world.” Romeo Durscher, DJI Director of Public Safety Integration 2018 was also the year when the RNLI trialled drones [...]

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 [...]

26 02, 2019

Maritime Filming With Drones

By |2020-12-12T10:43:49+00:00February 26th, 2019|Categories: Featured, Aerial Photography, Aerial Video and Filming, Boats and Shipping, Inspections & Surveys, Marine|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Maritime Filming Drone Operators For Hire 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. find my nearest maritime filming expert One of the main fields in which drones are being deployed at sea (as they are on land) [...]