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News, thoughts and opinions from the drone industry

Need a drone at the weekend? We’ve got a special offer!

Essex Aerial Photography is run by one individual and I have to fund the business by having a day job on the side. As much as I’d love to be able to do this full time, it is unfortunately not possible and COVID didn’t help! Due to this, I sometimes have to fit the drone …

We are finally on Facebook!

To help grow our business, we thought it would be a good idea to drag ourselves into the 21st century so we now have a Facebook page! We will use the page to regularly post updates, photos and videos of our work plus the occasional special offer! We will also endeavour to keep this blog …

Do you know the condition of the roof of your house?

There has been a lot of rain recently and in Chelmsford, many parts of the city are quite seriously flooded. Additionally, strong winds over Christmas and the new year may have moved tiles on your roof or worse. Did you know the easiest way of seeing if your roof has any damage is by flying …

Our drones are going up but our prices are going down!

Following on from our successful COVID-19 promotion, which we ran to help support local businesses and individuals during this difficult time, we have now decided to re-evaluate our prices across the board. As a result, all of our packages are now better value than they have ever been offering something for everyone! For people who …

COVID-19 drone sale!

We are doing our bit to help kickstart the economy post COVID-19 and are pleased to announce we are now running the following offers: Our basic photo only service is now only £99 + VAT – a saving of 50% All of our other packages including our complete photo and video editing service have been …

Up with the birds at New Hall Vineyards

We thought we would take advantage of the amazing weather recently by getting up at 3.30am to catch the sunrise. The reason was to get some amazing views of New Hall Vineyard in Purleigh, Chelmsford. New Hall Vineyards has been growing vines and producing outstanding English wines since 1969. A family run business, it has …

Estate agents, coronavirus and drones

The world of estate agents is one of the industries most badly affected by the coronavirus. Due to lockdown and social distancing regulations, it has been impossible for people to view houses in person resulting in a severe drop in sales. However, the government announced in mid-May that restrictions have been eased for estate agents …

Coronavirus and drones

Coronavirus has touched nearly everyone’s lives in nearly every country. There has been no escaping from it. Whether it is from just having to stay or work from home, to not seeing your friends or family physically, changing your whole routine, it has changed everything – and potentially some aspects of our daily lives for …

The continued rise of the drone

Setting up a new company in the middle of a global pandemic is probably up there in the list of “101 things not to do in business” but I have been planning on doing this for some time. Having spent 20 years in the TV industry working for companies such as the BBC, Sky, Channel …

Ready to get in touch?

As the use of drones is still very new, we have put together a short brochure that gives more detail about the process, which you can download from here. If you still have questions, we're happy to provide you with any advice or answers you need. However, if you know what you require and are ready to hire us, please drop us a line so we can discuss your project in further detail.

Due to the information we need in order to be able to supply a quote, contacting us via the form below is the best method of getting in touch but if you would like to call, our number is 07445 092821 and we will get back to you as soon as possible.