Mike Walker

A fan of all things drone and a sometime journalist, my passion is for finding the most useful applications for flying cameras, teaching people how, where, and why to use drones and providing a fantastic service to my clients.

Drone photography

Understanding Drone Cameras: Beginner’s Guide to Aerial Photography

Aerial photography has become increasingly popular in recent years, and drone cameras have played a significant role in this trend. Drone cameras are small, lightweight cameras that are built in to drones or can be mounted to them to capture images and videos from unique vantage points. The rise of drone technology has made it […]

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Why get a Drone Roof Inspection in Bristol?

Drone technology has made a significant impact on various industries, and the roofing and building surveying industries are no exception. Drone roof inspections have emerged as a revolutionary method of roof inspection that offers several advantages over traditional inspection methods. With their high-resolution cameras, drones can capture detailed images and videos of roofs that help

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How Drone Technology is Revolutionising the Roof Inspection Industry

In recent years, drone technology has made significant strides in a variety of industries, and the field of drone roof inspections for building surveys is no exception. Gone are the days of laboriously climbing onto roofs, standard kerbside with a camera, or using a pole-mounted system to inspect the roof manually – drones have revolutionised

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How Much Does a Drone Roof Inspection Cost?

We delve into the world of drone roof inspections and find out how much a drone roof inspection costs in the UK. Drone Roof Inspection Cost Calculator Drone Roof Inspection Cost Calculator Select Roof Type: Simple RoofComplex Roof Roof Area (in square meters): Calculate Cost TL;DR: The cost of a drone roof inspection for an

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Drones Under 250g – What are the Rules?

Drone laws are confusing. But what, if any licenses, qualifications, registrations, and insurance do you need to fly a drone under 250g? Read on to find out more. Drone Flying Checklist in the UK Drone Flying Rules in the UK (Under 250g) Rule 1 Get your Operator ID and display it on your drone. Rule

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Event Photography, Capturing Literary Legends

Heliexpert recently went out on assignment to take photographs of literary Legends at the Wild Wonder Book Festival at Westonbirt Arboretum. Although our photography is often done with drones we also take a lot of snaps on the ground. We’ve worked with Westonbirt for a number of years on a variety of different projects and

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7 Reasons to Consider Drone Photography for your Business

Considering drone photography for your business? Drone photography has taken the world by storm in recent years. It’s a great way to get amazing aerial shots that were once impossible without hiring a helicopter or plane. And it’s not just for big businesses – drone photography can be used by anyone, for any project. If

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Drone Mapping: What is it and how can it help my business?

Drones have a variety of purposes, but one of their most popular applications is in mapping. Drone mapping offers many advantages over traditional methods, such as satellite imagery or ground surveying. In this blog post, we’ll take a closer look at what drone mapping is and how it can benefit your business. Stay tuned! What

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