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Why use drones to conduct aerial surveys?

Why use drones to conduct aerial surveys?

Aerial surveys are an essential element within many commercial sectors and industries. In the past, conducting this type of survey would be carried out manually and involve hiring out specialist equipment. Recent times though have seen drones used more and more to...

What are aerial surveys used for?

What are aerial surveys used for?

Aerial surveys, most often these days completed using UAV aerial mapping or drone technology, are a way of collecting data which is ideal for large sites or hard to reach areas. Drones capable of taking high definition images are deployed around the site in question...

UAV aerial mapping: what is it and what is it for?

UAV aerial mapping: what is it and what is it for?

UAV imaging is becoming increasingly more common, which is not surprising due to its cost-effective nature. UAV’s are reasonably inexpensive and it is common for organisations to use a fleet of UAVs to capture rapid surveys over large areas of land and large scale...

Why You Should Book Aerial Filming for Your Events

Why You Should Book Aerial Filming for Your Events

If you had fun at your party, wedding or any other event, you might want to revisit the memory later on, and what better way than watching a video of it? Matter of fact, scratch that – there IS a better way via aerial filming. Using drones to capture your events from...

Tips to Maximise Aerial Photography on Your Big Day

Tips to Maximise Aerial Photography on Your Big Day

Your big day will be filled with many moments and memories. You’ll want to treasure every one. How better to keep those moments fresh than aerial photography and filming? State of the art drones will give your wedding photography and video the best that technology has...