Drone Photography

Precision 3-Dimensional Mapping | Fredericksburg Aerial Drone Photography – Aerial Photography Article

Precision 3-Dimensional Mapping | Fredericksburg Aerial Drone Photography Topography Map Draped Over the 2-D Map Precision 3-Dimensional Mapping Aerial drones are the ideal method for collecting precision aerial mapping information for your land development projects. This is exciting technology and the map products that we deliver are truly breathtaking. Each project begins with a client-provided map that outlines the site that needs to be surveyed. We enter this information into our drone’s autopilot (a mapping application), which flies the drone…

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Flying Your Aerial Drone Over Water – Aerial Photography Article

Flying Your Aerial Drone Over Water Flying Over Water Flying your drone at low altitude over water can be hazardous to its health. However, there are times when professional aerial drone photographers and videographers will have to do precisely that. The drones I fly are manufactured by DJI, which discourages flying over water. DJI Manufacturer Statements Include: The Vision System requires clear pattern variations, with light conditions greater than 100 lux. Further, they state that users should operate the aircraft…

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Aerial Drone Altimeter Accuracy Specification – Aerial Photography Article

Aerial Drone Altimeter Accuracy Specification Measuring Your Drone’s Altitude One of the specifications that you won’t find for your aerial drone is its altimeter accuracy. In fact, if you call the manufacturer’s support staff they won’t be able to provide you with that spec either. Technology behind the common altimeter is consistent across many of the latest airborne vehicles, including drones. In most cases, altimeter inaccuracies are minor, so these instruments serve their purpose well. However, aerial drones operate much…

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Aerial Drone Photography & Video – Commercial Photography Article

Aerial Drone Photography & Video Excited to announce that I now provide aerial drone photography and video services for the marketing of commercial and residential developments. Having earlier this year gained the CAA Permission for Commercial Operations (PfCO) after completing and passing both the NQA theory and practical flight examinations. I can now fly an SUA up to 20kg within the UK. I fly the DJI Mavic Pro 2. This drone is capable of producing very high quality 4k video…

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Flying Your Drone in Native American Reservation Airspace – Aerial Photography Article

Flying Your Drone in Native American Reservation Airspace Flying in Native American Airspace A question was raised during my recent vacation to a National Park in Montana: Do Native American Nations have sovereign authority over their airspace? I had intended to fly the Park’s edge region from Tribal lands (which legally complies with the NPS Policy Memorandum 14-05). However, I realized the rules that apply to airspace over tribal lands might be different. Airspace Sovereignty from the Native American Perspective…

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Creating Polarization Effects in DJI Drone Photography – Aerial Photography Article

Creating Polarization Effects in DJI Drone Photography Filters on drones – this is a hot topic in the drone forums, and often clouded with misinformation. The use and effects of filters should be understood before adding additional glass to the front of your lens. In drone photography, we have a slightly different set of challenges than tripod-based photographers when it comes to filters. During the film and chemical days, we used a variety of filters in front of our lens,…

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Hiring a Drone Pilot in Cumbria or the Lake District for Aerial Photography – What you Need to Know? – Aerial Photography Article

Hiring a Drone Pilot in Cumbria or the Lake District for Aerial Photography – What you Need to Know? If you’re looking to hire a drone operator for the first time, be it for a drone filming project, aerial photography or a building survey; it can feel a little confusing when you start to look into it.Legal Drone Hire Cumbria & Lake District Once you read through articles online, you will see a lot of use of specialist terminology and…

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Hiring a Drone Pilot in Cumbria or the Lake District for Aerial Photography – What you Need to Know? – Aerial Photography Article

Hiring a Drone Pilot in Cumbria or the Lake District for Aerial Photography – What you Need to Know? If you’re looking to hire a drone operator for the first time, be it for a drone filming project, aerial photography or a building survey; it can feel a little confusing when you start to look into it. Legal Drone Hire Cumbria & Lake District Once you read through articles online, you will see a lot of use of specialist terminology…

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Your Rights to Retrieve a Drone If It Lands On Private Property, Part 2 – Aerial Photography Article

Your Rights to Retrieve a Drone If It Lands On Private Property, Part 2 What If An Irate Property Owner Has Your Drone? Aerial drones are usually reliable, and in the hands of an experienced operator are brought home with sufficient battery power in reserve. However, there may be circumstances when the aircraft can’t be brought home and it lands on someone else’s property. I established in Part 1 that the property owner does not have a lawful claim on…

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Your Rights to Recover a Drone If It Lands On Private Property, Part 1 – Aerial Photography Article

Your Rights to Recover a Drone If It Lands On Private Property, Part 1 Did Your Drone Come Down On Private Property? Aerial drones are usually reliable, and in the hands of an experienced operator are brought home with sufficient battery power in reserve. However, there may be circumstances when the aircraft can’t be brought home and it lands on private property. Does the private property owner have a lawful claim on your drone? In Part 1, we review your…

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Does a Private Property Owner Have the Right to Shoot Down Your Drone? – Aerial Photography Article

Shooting at a Drone is Illegal Shooting down an aerial drone is a federal crime and could result in criminal liability. Regardless of how a property owner feels about a drone’s (perceived) invasion of privacy over their private property, there are more civil solutions available. State Privacy Laws Favor Property Owners We established in our May 2017 blog that case law has favored property owners for altitudes up to 500 feet above their property. So, the wise drone pilot will…

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Does an Aerial Drone Pilot have the Right to Fly Over Private Property? – Aerial Photography Article

Does an Aerial Drone Pilot have the Right to Fly Over Private Property? Does This Sign Apply to Aerial Drones? There’s an altitude limit at which property owners own their airspace. Above that altitude, it’s owned by the federal government. But regardless of altitude, airborne aircraft are always operating under the jurisdiction of the Federal Aviation Administration. Federal case law first established property owner’s airspace in 1946 as a minimum altitude of 83 feet in a foundational ruling by the…

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How Drone Photography Can Help Your Casino or Resort – Aerial Photography Article

How Drone Photography Can Help Your Casino or Resort 28 Feb How Drone Photography Can Help Your Casino or Resort Posted at 15:58h in Drone News by velocity Photographers have been taking cameras into the air almost as long as cameras have existed. Some photographers hovered above in hot air balloons while others hooked their cameras up to kites with electrical charges to release the shutter. Even birds were utilized until aircraft were invented. Today, drones can do it all…

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New Orleans’ Best Drone Company Has Great News! – Aerial Photography Article

New Orleans’ Best Drone Company Has Great News! 15 Feb New Orleans’ Best Drone Company Has Great News! As New Orleans’s best drone company, we have a few things to tell you about the new and exciting opportunities for drones! Photographers have been taking cameras into the air almost as long as cameras have existed. Some photographers hovered above in hot air balloons while others hooked their cameras up to kites with electrical charges to release the shutter. Birds would…

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Construction Surveying with Drones | V-Drone – Aerial Photography Article

Construction Surveying with Drones | V-Drone 31 Jan Construction Surveying with Drones | V-Drone Drones are quickly and drastically improving the construction surveying process. On its own, construction surveying allows construction companies and their clients to learn more about the land surrounding their building. With drones, however, surveying can begin to develop even more detailed maps of the land, including topographical and heat charts. By using drone technology, the construction companies can even see 3D images of the land, a…

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Drone Companies in New Orleans Look at Animation. – Aerial Photography Article

Drone Companies in New Orleans Look at Animation. 30 Jan Drone Companies in New Orleans Look at Animation. By now, you already know that drone companies in New Orleans are few and far in between. Here at V-Drone, we are constantly researching the latest news in the drone world!  In a typical motion-capture animation setup, an actor goes through their actions in a studio equipped with multiple cameras while a computer tracks the markers on the actor’s body. This enables…

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How Drones Can Help The Business Industry – Aerial Photography Article

How Drones Can Help The Business Industry 28 Dec How Drones Can Help The Business Industry We already know that drones are reinventing old businesses and creating brand new opportunities, but how? Whether it’s innovation in media coverage and filmmaking or new capabilities for emergency responders, drones open up so many doors. V-Drone is already in the drone industry and taking full advantage of the opportunities. Here are five ways taht drones can be utilized in the business world.  …

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Drones and Christmas Trees – Velocity Aerial – Aerial Photography Article

Drones and Christmas Trees – Velocity Aerial 14 Dec Drones and Christmas Trees Christmas time is here and this year, when you are looking at your Christmas tree in awe, we hope you think about the drones. Drones have the potential to revolutionize the nursery industry and that’s where many Christmas drones are produced. As labor continues to be the number one challenge for nursery growers, any potential for automation should be considered. Labor shortage isn’t the only problem presenting…

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Drones for Christmas | V-Drone | New Orleans, LA – Aerial Photography Article

Drones for Christmas | V-Drone | New Orleans, LA 30 Nov Drones for Christmas | V-Drone | New Orleans, LA It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas and it’s looking like are all getting a dose of drones for Christmas! Everyone’s eyes are on Madison Square Garden during the Holiday season. This year,  Intel’s Shooting Star drones will join the Radio City Rockettes for the finale of its annual Christmas Spectacular at Radio City. These drones won’t be filming…

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Drones Filming Ghost Towns | V-Drone | New Orleans – Aerial Photography Article

Drones Filming Ghost Towns | V-Drone | New Orleans 30 Oct Drones Filming Ghost Towns | V-Drone | New Orleans What better way to celebrate Halloween than to tell you all about ghost towns and drones! There are few things more chilling than an empty death camp or an abandoned city ravaged by radiation. Thanks to the use of drones, we can see parts of the world that we may never get to see in person! V-drone is always exploring…

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Commercial Drone Services Brisbane | How Drones Help Businesses – Aerial Photography Article

Commercial Drone Services Brisbane | How Drones Help Businesses Construction Progress ReportingAugust 22, 2018How 360° Panoramas can Showcase Your Business and Raise IncomeSeptember 20, 2018 With the increasingly competitive business landscape, business owners need to stay on their toes and come up with different innovations to promote their products. Recently, the use of drone services has been providing a unique advantage for companies wanting to get ahead of the competition. Droneworxs Aerial Photography, a drone photography company based in Brisbane…

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Jacksonville drone videography – – Aerial Photography Article

Jacksonville drone videography – Sky High Aerial Productions provides event cinematography for North West Florida AIDS Network. Sky High Aerial Productions often does drone videography in Jacksonville. This time were  contacted by the North West Florida AIDS Network a area 4 prevention partner earlier this month to provide Jacksonville drone videography and make some amazing marketing material to help promote their event for years to come and also get funding for future events. Katrina Odell was the lead on the project…

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Louisiana Helicam, LLC Aerial Photography and Video Company | Bannister Energy Solutions | Sparta Re-use Facility – Aerial Photography Article

Louisiana Helicam, LLC Aerial Photography and Video Company | Bannister Energy Solutions | Sparta Re-use Facility In 1996, city officials in West Monroe noticed an alarming trend: water was being overdrawn from the Sparta Aquifer by eighteen million gallons per day (18MGD) beyond the recharge rate and if this trend was not reversed, Ouachita Parish and sixteen (16) other parishes in Northeast Louisiana would lose their source of fresh water for potable water consumption, agriculture and industry. The Sparta Aquifer…

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Drone use for Tree Surgeons – Aerial Photography Article

Drone use for Tree Surgeons Why are Drones good for Tree Surgeons?It is becoming increasingly popular for tree surgeons to use drones to capture images of the specialist work that they do as there is no other photography option that allows up close and personal images captures of these guys at work!Who was the work for?I had the pleasure in working with Creative landscapes and Tree Care who are based in Waterlooville in Hampshire.What happened?I conducted an all-day shoot for…

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