Elevating Projects, with Drone Photography

Helidragon helps you bring projects to life, with innovative drone photography.

Our team has over 10 years of experience capturing and editing stunning aerial photographs – no matter what your project. 

Whether you need captivating images for:

  • promotional campaigns
  • events
  • health and safety inspections
  • industrial projects
  • site surveying
  • or any other purpose…

Helidragon should be your number 1 Drone Photographer pick.

Drone aerial image of Sunderland new city link read
Drone image of Sunderland city new link road

Why Use Drone Photography?

Drone photography is an innovative approach to capturing images. It is an affordable way to capture dynamic aerial shots to use across marketing and projects. As well as a safe way to survey and record images of hazardous and dangerous areas.

We’re able to pilot drones above landscapes, buildings, and into hazardous or dangerous zones. This allows us to survey areas that, traditionally, would not be possible without the expense of hiring a helicopter and pilot.

By using drones, we’re able to capture amazing footage that regular cameras on the ground can’t. Seeing from up high gives us a wider view and shows us interesting details and patterns we might have missed. Subsequently, capturing imagery with drones is cheaper and safer than traditional.

Whether you want a stunning bird’s-eye view, an impressive and sweeping
shot of your property estate, or health and safety imagery – Helidragon can help. We can add an extra dimension to your storytelling for commercial videos. Or provide unmatched precision and next-level insights for inspections and surveys.

Aerial imagery is widely used throughout many industries. However drone usage is most popular across real estate, construction, tourism, and event planning.

Vessel working at night at Battleship Wharf Port of Blyth
Vessel working at night at Battleship Wharf, Port of Blyth

Why Choose Helidragon as your Drone Photographer?

When looking for a drone photographer – you want to make sure you pick someone who knows what they’re doing. Here is what makes Helidragon the number 1 choice for anyone searching for “drone photographer near me”.

Decades of experience

We have over 20 years of experience in “traditional” photography and editing of images. We’ve worked across all kinds of industries, such as heavy engineering, marine, construction, chemical plants and mining facilities.

About 10 years ago, we niched down to become expert drone operators.

With a decade of experience capturing photography with drones, we have the experience and creative vision to deliver outstanding results. We understand the art of capturing breathtaking aerial shots and tailoring them to meet your specific requirements.

We offer an end to end service, from storyboarding and pre-production to shoot and post production editing

Tailored Aerial Photography Solutions

We believe that every project is unique and deserves a personalised approach. Our team will collaborate closely with you to understand your goals, objectives, and creative vision.

Safety First

Safety is our top priority. We adhere  to stringent safety protocols and operate in accordance with industry regulations. We conduct thorough risk assessments before each project and ensure the well-being of our crew, clients, and the general public throughout the filming process. You can trust us to execute every project with utmost care and professionalism.

Working with Helidragon

If you’re looking to elevate your business, or showcase a special event – choose Helidragon. We’ll soar to the skies to bring your vision to life. Contact us today to discuss your project and embark on an exciting visual journey.

Drone aerial photograph of new social housing at Greatham village, Hartlepool

Drone Photography Services For…

Drone imaging can be used for a wide range of projects, industries and jobs. Here are some of the industries that regularly use drone photographs:

  • Marketing & advertising campaigns
  • Property & Housing
  • Construction Projects
  • TV & Film Productions
  • Events & Expos

If you’re searching for a drone photographer to snap aerial shots to elevate your next project – we can help

Drone aerial photography of Newcastle new Helix centre at dawn
Newcastle Upon Tyne Helix centre.

Benefits of Aerial Drone Photography

Drone photography offers a multitude of advantages that have revolutionised the way we capture captivating visuals. By using drones we can snap breath-taking aerial shots. The style of shots that were once limited to those only with helicopters and planes.

Unparalleled Aerial Perspectives

Capturing images from the sky provides an unmatched perspective. Unlike traditional photography, drones allow us to see the world in a whole new way. Drone photography unveils stunning landscapes. And reveals intricate details, patterns, and compositions. Something that if often not captured from ground-level.

Drones enable us to showcase the grandeur and beauty of our surroundings like never before. Whether it’s an awe-inspiring view of a natural wonder or a sprawling cityscape.

Versatility and Flexibility

Aerial imaging offers more freedom and flexibility, when compared to traditional photography. Drones can navigate through tight spaces. Reach remote locations, and capture images from various angles and elevations.

They can effortlessly manoeuvre to capture dynamic shots. For example, following moving subjects or smoothly gliding along a predetermined path.

This versatility allows us to adapt to any scenario. Whether it’s an action-packed sporting event, or a vast construction site.

Cost-Effective and Efficient

Gone are the days of expensive helicopter rentals and intricate scaffolding setups to capture aerial shots. Drone photography provides a cost-effective alternative. It eliminates the need for expensive equipment and additional personnel.

The streamlined nature of drone photography enables us to quickly set up and capture stunning visuals. Thus, saving time and resources.

This efficiency translates to more productive sessions. Thus enabling us to cover larger areas or shoot multiple projects within a shorter time frame.

Safety and Accessibility

Drone photography offers better safety and accessibility in various industries, compared to traditional methods.. Instead of risking human lives in hazardous environments, drones can be deployed in dangerous areas. Such as inspecting infrastructure, monitoring construction sites, or assessing damage after natural disasters.

This allows us to access hard-to-reach areas and provide you valuable visual information. Without endangering personnel.

Marketing and Visual Impact

In today’s visually-driven world, impactful imagery is crucial for effective marketing campaigns. Drone photography enables you to highlight your business in the best ways possible. Showcase products, services, and locations in a unique and compelling way.

Aerial shots capture attention, stand out from the crowd, and leave a lasting impression on viewers. Whether it’s promoting a luxurious resort, or showcasing an adventurous outdoor activity. Drone photography adds a level of excitement and allure that traditional photography cannot match.

Drone aerial photography at night of heavy lift by Mammoet at Lianhetech construction site.
Lianhetech construction site at night

Frequently Asked Questions

We get a lot of questions about our aerial imaging and drone photography services. We’ve included the most common questions below.

If you have a question that isn’t answered here, email us or give us a call on 07768 613051

Drone photography involves capturing images or videos using unmanned aerial vehicles (drones) equipped with high-resolution cameras.

Drones can fly at a range of altitudes. This allows us to capture imagery from unique perspectives that were previously inaccessible.

For commercial use, drone photography allows you to add dynamic, exciting shots to your asset bank. These stunning aerial images can help create a scale of grandeur to impress investors and stakeholders.

Drone photography also allows you to showcase landscapes and properties from unique angles, adding visual impact to marketing materials, and providing efficient and cost-effective solutions for inspections or monitoring.

Our prices are bespoke to the project. The factors that determine pricing of a project include: complexity of the project (which will dictate the length of the project) location, and your specific requirements.

If you are looking for aerial shots, drone photography is by far the cheapest way to achieve this.

Speak to us about the specifics of your needs so we can price it accordingly.

Yes, drone operations are subject to regulations and airspace restrictions. As professional drone photographers, we are well-versed in the legal requirements. We are fully compliant with all laws and are CAA certified.

While drone photography is primarily known for capturing outdoor aerial shots, advancements in drone technology have made it possible to manoeuvre drones indoors.

However, indoor drone photography requires careful planning, skilled pilots, and adequate space to ensure safety and optimal results.

Fortunately- the Helidragon team ticks all these boxes, and we can utilise drone photography in doors.

The duration of a drone photography session depends on several factors, including the scope of the project, the number of locations, weather conditions, and any specific shot requirements.

Speak to us about your drone photography and videography needs – so we can establish a timeframe for your project.

Yes, drone photography is versatile and as such can be used for a wide range of applications. This includes personal projects such as capturing special events like a wedding. Or creating memorable aerial family portraits.

This is in addition to the more traditional commercial purposes like marketing campaigns, real estate listings, construction progress reports, and more.

Your Personal Drone Photographer

No matter if you’re managing a construction project or looking for site surveyance, we can help.

We offer a wide range of drone services throughout the UK for all kinds of use cases, industries and budget sizes.

Our Other Drone Services

We offer a wide range of drone services throughout the UK including:

Our aerial drone photography services cover the entire UK. Get in touch with us today!

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Speak to one of our drone experts today, give us a call on 01642 989 970 or email us by clicking the button below