Modern drones can capture stunning images like never before from previously unattainable perspectives and angels or cinematic footage of the entire location and landscape from the sky that can rally highlight the scope and scenery of your special day unlike any other form of photography.
The possibilities that aerial photography brings will blow the traditional wedding album out of the water. Nothing compares to the cinematic grandeur of aerial footage. we can capture your entire venue, all your happy guests and maybe even a breathtaking sunset, Drones reveal landscapes, spectacular views and give you a much more powerful sense of scale.
A flyover dramatically conveys the sense of perspective as it reveals the grander and landscape of the location where the event is taking place. The moving images that a drone can capture are breathtaking and really draws the viewer into the film. Dramatic aerial flyovers can be a breathtaking cinematic introduction to a traditional wedding video. Hiring a drone operator to take footage from the sky will provide spectacular shots and aerial footage in 4k quality that can make your special day look like a Hollywood production!
However, there are some things to consider when hiring a drone pilot.
This article will answer many of your questions about all the logistics of hiring a drone to capture amazing footage of your big day!
Thinking about hiring a drone for your wedding?
UAV’s are mini aircraft and require a great deal of respect, training and responsibility to operate. If a drone pilot doesn’t have an established safety plan and extensive training and knowledge you run the risk of having any number of possible accidents or personal injury on your hands which in itself is a frightening prospect, especially on your special day. This is where it’s important to make sure your drone pilot is properly trained and licensed by the FAA and holds a part 107 certificate ensuring your drone operations will be safe for all parties involved. A licensed pilot in command will have undergone extensive training in aeronautical decision making enabling them to fly the aircraft in the safest way possible mitigating risk for everyone.
Any reputable drone pilot will carry commercial UAV (unmanned aerial vehicle) liability insurance ranging from 1 million to 5 million dollars. This is a must for your event. Accidents happen and although it’s tough to think about it, the reality is if you hire a drone photographer that does not carry liability insurance, you’re really taking a risk should something unexpected happen to cause damage to the venue or even worse, personal injury. It’s important to take this step to make sure your pilot is fully insured should any accident occur on your special day. Better safe than sorry.