25 05, 2020

DSR Launches New Drone Safe Store

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DSR Launches Drone Safe StoreSo what can we expect from the Drone Safe Store and what will make it unique?Visit the new drone safe store nowAfter 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 Dragons Den and championed the interes [...]

19 05, 2020

New To Drones? Have You Registered?

By |May 19th, 2020|Categories: News |Tags: |Comments Off on New To Drones? Have You Registered?

New Drone users are unaware of current drone lawThe Coronavirus pandemic has been a challenging time for everyone. As well as the obvious concerns about health and wellbeing the lockdown has caused financial worries and general anxiety about how long the situation will continue and what life might be like in years to come.The vast majority of the UK population have followed government advice by only traveling when necessary and only going out for daily exercise or essential shopping. Unfortunately, there are a minority of people who flout the rules and in extreme cases exploit the si [...]

9 05, 2020

Help To Sell Your Property After The Coronavirus lockdown

By |May 9th, 2020|Categories: News |Tags: |Comments Off on Help To Sell Your Property After The Coronavirus lockdown

Help To Sell My PropertyImage credit – Creative SolutionsThe UK property market has been frozen since March, but if you’re thinking of a move why not book a drone property shoot to help sell your home?The Coronavirus lockdown has affected all areas of the economy, with property sales being one of the hardest hit. Experts predict home sales could drop by a third in 2020. There is a campaign for a stamp duty holiday to jump-start the market and it will be in the Government’s interest to take steps to get property sales moving as the ripple effect will help other industries and se [...]

5 05, 2020

National Network Of Commercial Drone Operators Ready For Take-Off

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The largest network of professional drone operators is ready for take-off again.visit our new drone storeDrone Operator ResourcesGreat news for private and commercial businessesWe have been closely monitoring the lockdown and assessing Government advice to ensure drone operations can be carried out in a compliant manner. Risk assessments have been updated and advice on social distancing taken into account.The warm weather through the lockdown period means roofs have dried out, so now is the time to think about booking a drone roof inspection. The property market has been frozen since [...]

30 04, 2020

How Firefighters Use Drones

By |April 30th, 2020|Categories: General Featured Property |Tags: |Comments Off on How Firefighters Use Drones

How Firefighters Use DronesAlthough drones are typically used for recreational purposes, they also have a major part to play in our health and safety.Firefighters are just one of the professions in the public service sector who use drones to help protect people from harm and even prevent disasters occurring. Despite their lightweight and small structure, drones play a major part in saving lives as part of fire operations. Here are just some of the main ways firefighters can use drones:1. Assessing the sceneIt’s not always possible to understand the extent of danger in a given situa [...]

28 04, 2020

An Introduction to LinkedIn for Drone Operators

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An Introduction to LinkedIn for drone operators Which has around 28,000,000 users in the UK and over 650,000,000 globally.drone operator ResourcesMany people think of it as an online CV service and tool for headhunters and recruiters, but it’s far more when used correctly. For anyone operating a business LinkedIn is a great platform for networking and B2B marketing.Whatever sector of the drone industry you work in there will be thousands of people and companies you can connect with on LinkedIn. Examples include construction companies, surveyors, insurance Loss Adjusters, architects [...]

6 04, 2020

6 Ways Drones Positively Impact Our Society

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Although many people believe that drones are used solely for entertainment purposes, they can also benefit our lives and the society in several ways. Drones are built in various designs to perform an abundance of important tasks, which we, as humans, cannot accomplish with our own efforts. Drones can be used for both leisure and business use, while assisting with vital tasks in society that may have been impossible to complete by humans alone. As a result, the demand for drone production is increasingly growing in a number of sectors. In this blog, we’re going to look at the differ [...]

30 03, 2020

10 Things To Do During the Coronavirus Lockdown

By |March 30th, 2020|Categories: News Members |Tags: |Comments Off on 10 Things To Do During the Coronavirus Lockdown

10 Things Commercial Drone Operators Can Do During the Coronavirus LockdownThe drone industry has never been an easy ride, but who could’ve imagined we’d not only be grounded but completely housebound in 2020! At Drone Safe Register we were looking forward to a bumper year and there were signs of increasing enquiries, major accounts coming onboard and an upturn an interest across industries. And then Boom! The Coronavirus crisis hits and the world stops turning.On the positive, drone pilots are a resilient bunch. We have to be to get through the process of approval, keep up with [...]

19 03, 2020

Coronavirus Special Update

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Our Coronavirus Special UpdateAt Drone Safe Register we have been thinking about how we can respond and protect the interests of you our members and the whole drone industry overall. Up until recent events 2020 looked like it was going to be a great year for many as the industry was finally on the move.For four years we’ve worked tirelessly to build and support our network, represent the drone industry as a force for good and find industry sectors to work with. Support from our members has been outstanding and this has enabled us to build our reputation as the UK’s largest drone [...]

8 03, 2020

How to become a commercial drone pilot

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To operate legally as a commercial drone pilot in the UK you must take some formal training. visit our new drone store A drone course you can attend in person is by far the best option as there’s nothing like hands on training where you can ask questions and learn from experts. Joining a drone pilot course is also a great opportunity to meet likeminded people and begin to develop your professional network. The Civil Aviation Authority delegates the authority to grant permission to work as a commercial drone pilot in the UK to organisations with National Qualified Entity (NQE) statu [...]

19 02, 2020

UK Drone Law Changes 2020 – New Dawn or Disaster?

By |February 19th, 2020|Categories: CAA |Tags: |Comments Off on UK Drone Law Changes 2020 – New Dawn or Disaster?

2020 Changes in UK Drone Law It all seemed so simple in the ‘good old days’ of drone flying in the UK.We are crowdfunding! You can Check out the pitch hereSpecial offer – A2CofC training for just £129If you wanted to use a drone for business or to make money with it in some way you had to obtain a ‘PfCO’ from the CAA. The rules may have felt restrictive to some, but at least they were simple to understand and actually worked quite well.As July 2020 looms closer, (Now delayed due to Coronavirus) UK drone laws are about to change. At Drone Safe Register™ we recognise that [...]

19 02, 2020

Hire Elevated Mast Photographer

By |February 19th, 2020|Categories: Elevated Mast Hire News |Tags: |Comments Off on Hire Elevated Mast Photographer

Elevated Mast HireIn some situations a camera pole, also known as an elevated mast camera, is just as good as a DroneFree Elevated Mast Photographer Quotes Drones are the perfect tool for getting ‘eyes’ on difficult to access places such as chimneys and roofs, but they aren’t the only option. In some situations a camera pole, also known as an elevated mast camera, is just as good. In areas where it may not be safe or legal to fly a drone, an elevated mast photographer offers the solution.Telescopic aerial pole photography has been used by building surveyors and insurance l [...]

5 02, 2020

Drone Safe Register – The Network of Drone Experts

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visit our new drone store We are already widely recognised as the UK’s leading network of drone pilots for hire, but Drone Safe Register has so much more to offer. As we move into 2020 a number of new services have already been launched, and there’s much more to come. Mark Boyt, Drone Safe Register CEO commented: “Our focus will always be on providing safe, legal drone operators for hire, but our members have such a vast range of related expertise we have to make the most of the many opportunities and to meet the needs of our clients. As well as network of drone experts we’ve [...]

3 02, 2020

Top Mounted Drone Camera Systems

By |February 3rd, 2020|Categories: Inspections & Surveys News |Tags: |Comments Off on Top Mounted Drone Camera Systems

Drone Camera Systems are typically located underneath the aircraftSome have a built-in camera and gimbal fitted as standard, but others allow cameras to be attached as an additional payload. The latter are very high-spec cameras for film and television production work, or more specialist equipment such as thermal imaging technology.Another option that can be useful is a top mounted drone cameraFor most drone photography and inspection work, a camera fitted underneath the aircraft is perfectly adequate. Powerful zoom lenses fitted to drone cameras allow images and footage to be captur [...]

1 02, 2020

Ops Manual Renewal & Update Service

By |February 1st, 2020|Categories: News |Tags: |Comments Off on Ops Manual Renewal & Update Service

Operations Manual Renewal Service Issue & Update Service From Drone Safe RegisterNovember 2019 saw Drone Safe Register add it’s new Operations Manual renewal service to our members Pro Shop. This service is designed to help members with updates and changes that are brought in by the CAA with the ever changing regulations.There are more changes likely in next few months, with the new EU UAS regulations coming into force from July 1st and DSR will be ready to help our members update their procedures to comply with the CAA’s requirements.Drone Safe register are also offering two [...]

1 02, 2020

Using FPV Drones For Aerial Filming Explained

By |February 1st, 2020|Categories: Aerial Filming |Tags: |Comments Off on Using FPV Drones For Aerial Filming Explained

FPV Drones For Filming ExplainedThere are an ever increasing number of reasons to hire a FPV filming drone pilot!Hire our FPV drone pilots HEREFPV stands for ‘First Person View.’ It’s also referred to as ‘Remote Person View’ (RPV), and it means the drone is controlled and navigated using a view from the cockpit of the aircraft.An on-board camera transmits a live signal to a viewing screen of the control device. FPV goggles are sometimes used and give the drone pilot an immersive experience as if he’s actually flying on the drone!FPV drones are typically associated with dr [...]

27 01, 2020

Creative Sky Aerial Filming From The Sky

By |January 27th, 2020|Categories: Aerial Video and Filming Promotions |Tags: |Comments Off on Creative Sky Aerial Filming From The Sky

Creative Sky Aerial FilmingThe Drone Safe Register network has hundreds of experienced creative video cameramen and photographers.view our network hereMany 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 creative 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 profess [...]

22 01, 2020

FPV Drone Pilot And Operator Hire

By |January 22nd, 2020|Categories: News Aerial Filming Aerial Video and Filming |Tags: |Comments Off on FPV Drone Pilot And Operator Hire

Hire FPV Drones For Aerial FilmingYou can hire an approved FPV operator here FPV drones are new to the filming world, they are also very exciting for many film creatorsDrone 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 before. FPV drone operators take event and action filming to a totally new level.Please take a [...]

20 01, 2020

Nationwide Drone Surveying Best Prices Guaranteed

By |January 20th, 2020|Categories: News Inspections & Surveys |Tags: |Comments Off on Nationwide Drone Surveying Best Prices Guaranteed

Drone Surveying Companies We List Drone Surveying Companies Within The UK & IrelandLocating and hiring the services of an expert drone surveyor has now become super easy.We list hundreds of approved members specialising in many areas, all found very easily via our website Map. Our members regularly work with UK businesses and insurance companies.Below you will see our latest UK map displaying the locations and contact details of drone operators who are fully insured and ready to help you. You can book directly or use our new instant quote form. Request 1-5 quotes and our mem [...]

17 01, 2020

Find UK Aerial Stock Footage By Location Map

By |January 17th, 2020|Categories: News |Tags: |Comments Off on Find UK Aerial Stock Footage By Location Map

Aerial footage adds a cinematic quality to a film or television production. The opening sequences of blockbuster movies often feature shots of sweeping vistas to set the scene and create impact.  The budgets of these movies run into millions of course, but you can create the same effect if you purchase UK aerial stock footage. This is a great option for something like a corporate video or website content. Rather than commissioning a film production company to produce new footage, visit the Drone Safe Register aerial stock footage library below Purchase UK Aerial Stock Footage Produc [...]