GDPR and Drones

The GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) and Drones In 2018, the law is changing and the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) recommends that users of drones, also called unmanned aerial vehicles (UAVs) with cameras should operate them in a safe and responsible way to respect the privacy of others. Are drones covered by the DPA…

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Drone With Lights

If you are looking for a drone with lights, our Creative Lighting Drone has been custom built for film and television and packs an impressive 1000 watts and delivers 120,000 lumens of light at 5600K which can be selectively controlled for just the right mood lighting. We can even setup to deliver different colours making…

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DJI X7 Camera for Inspire 2

DJI X7 Camera for Inspire 2 Today, DJI announced the DJI X7 Zenmuse camera. It is billed as the world’s first Super 35 digital camera designed specifically for professional aerial cinematography. The camera is set to deliver a few key features, including shooting 6K RAW footage and providing a new DJI CineColor System, not to…

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BAFTA Winners

BAFTA Winners We are proud to announce that two of our recent projects were awarded a total of five BAFTA awards and another project nominated for two BAFTAs. We would like to congratulate and say a big thank you to @CwmniDa, @BBCWales, @OneTribeTV and @RichardParks. For more information and help with organising your shoot, don’t forget to give…

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Drone with Alexa Mini and Summicron Lenses

Filming with Summicron Lenses

Filming with Summicron Lenses This week we had the pleasure of filming with the amazing Leica Summicron-C range of prime lenses. The Raptor-X1 drone, equipped with the @Arri Alexa Mini camera, the @Leica Summicron-C prime lenses and Arri WCU4 lens control system, was able to fly the setup for up to 15 minutes at distances…

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Drone Tips for North Wales

Drone Tips for North Wales Drone filming in Wales might seem like a great idea, but before you encounter such a project – don’t forget to check out our drone filming tips for North Wales. There are lots of good reasons to film in North Wales not to mention the beautiful scenery of the Snowdonia…

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UK Drone Operator for Spain

UK Drone Operator for Spain We’re super excited today as we’ve just received our Spanish AESA 25kg Heavy Lift Drone Operating License. In the past, we’ve only been licensed to fly drones up to 15kg, but as of today we’re able to fly any drone up to the legal maximum of 25kg in Spanish Airspace. This opens the…

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2 Drones, 7 days and 10 of Scotland’s Stunning Castles

2 Drones, 7 days and 10 of Scotland’s Stunning Castles Castles with France 5 Working with France 5, we had 2 drones, 7 days and over 12 of Scotlands most stunning castles to film. The task didn’t sound overly complicated, but we were soon to find out that the unpredictable Scottish weather and the non-stop schedule, gave…

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The Arri ALEXA Mini Drone

The Arri ALEXA Mini Drone We firstly saw the Arri ALEXA Mini at the BVE Show in London back in 2015. At the time Arri were showing this new camera publicly for the first time. I can remember visiting the buzzing Arri stand and talking with Arri’s Michael Jonas and running through a full list of features –…

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