Drone Studio North East | Hire a drone operator Newcastle

Drone Studio North East - Your Offsite Marketing Department

Welcome to Drone Studio North East, your go-to destination for high-quality drone operations in Newcastle and beyond. With plenty of experience in both drone operations and media editing to a high standard, I can ensure you get the results you need.

Comprehensive Options for Your Aerial Photography Or Videography Project

No matter what your specific project needs are, you can expect friendly and professional service from the get-go. From high-definition aerial photography to dynamic videography, I have the tools and know-how to bring your ideas and projects to life. Just some of the services include:

  • Industry-leading drones with cameras up to 48MP
  • Specialised lenses for dawn, day, dusk and night shooting
  • 4K video shooting capabilities
  • FPV Fly-Through Tour videos
  • Autonomous flight modes and advanced settings including hyperlapses and vertical video for social media.
  • Post-production editing and enhancement services
  • Unique and high-level video editing, including adding text, graphics and animations to the drone videos

High-Res Aerial Photography and Editing

Expertise You Can Trust

At Drone Studio North East, I have experience working with a variety of clients in a range of fields, from construction developments to real estate to luxury accommodation to city promotions. Understanding your vision for your project helps me to execute it effectively on your behalf.

Tailored Solutions

I understand that every project is unique, which is why I offer customised solutions to meet your specific needs. I have a general list of prices and packages on my website that come with built-in discounts but if you need something a little more specific, I can always accommodate.

State-of-the-Art Equipment

To ensure the highest quality output, industry-leading drone equipment and accessories are used on all jobs. The drones are equipped with high-resolution cameras, stabilisation technology, and most importantly, everything you could need to get the best possible results for your project.

Compliance and Safety

Safety is the top priority at Drone Studio North East. Regulatory guidelines are strictly adhered to, all flights take place according to the guidance of the CAA (Civil Aviation Authority) and a risk assessment is always carried out beforehand. I am fully qualified as an A2 CofC drone pilot, insured, and follow industry standards, giving you peace of mind throughout the entire process.

Hire a Drone Operator In the North East Region - Businesses and Industries Served

Drones are no longer reserved exclusively for nature programmes and light shows, almost every industry and business can benefit from aerial photography and videography to seriously up their marketing game. Most industries are dramatically under-utilising this relatively new technology as they have not yet realised its potential for themselves and their business. There’s no better time to get ahead.

  • Real Estate – showcasing property and surroundings, transport links, points of interest in the area etc.City developments and local investments – aerial photos and video for the general public and potential investors.

  • Labels, graphics, animations added to drone video to showcase key numbers, landmarks and other information of interest.

  • Luxury accommodation – promotional content for hotels, cottages, glamping, huts, lodges, caravan sites. Showing off the best features of the property and location from a completely new perspective for potential customers and clients.

  • Construction and other developments – mapping an area, points of interest, selling plots, progress over time, promotional videos for stakeholders

  • Sporting events and outdoor festivals – new angles and perspectives of the event, create immense marketing and promotional material

  • Film and video production – promoting an area or point of interest, high quality stock footage for a film/video/website of the broader region.

These are all industries and projects I have worked on previously as well as a few other potential uses of drones within the industries. Drone Studio North East ensures a friendly and high-quality service as your drone operator and content creator of choice, no matter your industry.

Elevate Your Company’s Profile with Professional Drone Operator Services



A: I offer a wide variety of services, all of which revolve around professional-level aerial photography and videography. From a few basic shots to full-blown promotional corporate promotions, I’ve got you covered.

A: Hiring a drone operator in Newcastle Upon Tyne is simple. Just reach out via the contact form on the website or below and we can begin discussing your drone operator needs right away!

A: I use industry-leading drones which combine efficient size with exceptional media-capturing capabilities. This means that most locations are suitable for filming and fit within the CAA regulations. For editing software, I use a combination of Adobe programmes including Lightroom, Photoshop, Premiere Pro and After Effects.

A: The cost of drone hire depends on a number of factors, including the scope of the project, location, duration, and specific services required. The set packages on my pricing page are a great place to start but if you have something more bespoke, contact me and I can put together a personalised quote.

A: Yes, all work that is carried out is fully licensed and completed within the CAA rules and guidelines. As a professional drone operator I also carry comprehensive commercial insurance coverage, ensuring a safe experience and peace of mind.

A: Yes! Although it is less common, flying drones indoors is not a problem provided there is enough space. Tours of event venues, warehouses, or architectural spaces in cities are just a few examples that could require indoor drone work.

A: Unless you specifically ask for only the raw footage, I crop, edit and colour-correct all photos and videos that I take on your behalf. Whilst most drone operators charge extra for this service, it is always included within my price.

I Am Fully Licensed And Commercially Insured, So No Stress

Steven LeggetSteven Legget
07:34 24 Jun 24
amazing quality work, reactive to the live event and lovely to work with!
Lake Holiday CottagesLake Holiday Cottages
12:27 30 Apr 24
Dan did a superb drone survey on our roof that was leaking which enabled our roofer to pinpoint the problem. He will be our first call in future and would recommend his services to all property owners.
Aaron ShepherdsonAaron Shepherdson
20:50 23 Apr 24
Dan at Drone Studio North East provided fantastic end to end service. Quick responsiveness combined with a professional approach to his work made for a smooth process throughout our project.The end product was of very high standard and produced a very high quality edit to showcase the project. I would highly recommend Dan to anyone looking for aerial content!
James WatersJames Waters
16:53 05 Mar 24
I reached out to Dan for some commercial drone photography to help capture a landmark event in our region. I couldn't be more pleased with how the work turned out. Dan was amazing, talking us through the steps and very much working to our requirements. The final footage couldn't have been more perfect. Will be using again!
17:05 18 Dec 23
I'm truly dazzled by the service by Dan. From a prompt conversation on what we wanted - to keeping us upto date - the communication has been amazing. Not to forget - the drone shot with lapse are exceptionally to an incredible standard. Don't hesitate on using Dan @ Drone Studio North East - they don't let you down and the work is the best!
Christine BriggsChristine Briggs
10:30 13 Dec 23
Dan was extremely responsive to my initial email request and came to take aerial photos of our property very promptly. On the day, he was friendly and personable and very diligently got on with the job. We're absolutely delighted with the photos, the choice of which was numerous. The photos came by email a day or so later, again very promptly . Would highly recommend.
Ross HalmanRoss Halman
14:52 05 Sep 23
Dan has been fantastic, he took some great Ariel photographs of our family homes! His communication and promptness were brilliant and the shots he took were outstanding !
Lauren St HilaireLauren St Hilaire
08:46 22 Jun 23
Can't recommend the Drone Studio enough. From start to finish Dan dealt with our requirements swiftly and professionally giving great value for money. The Drone Studio far exceeded our expectations with speed, delivery and added extras that we'd not accounted for, not to mention the quality of the photography and video being amazing! We'll definitely be working with them again.
Peter JohnsonPeter Johnson
15:43 06 Jun 23
I used Dan to promote our business with numerous aerial drone promo videos & photos.Dan was very knowledgeable & offered an insight into drone photography.The results were outstanding, resulting in many compliments on our social media pages. The correspondence back & forth from the initial query was 100%. Any queries I initially had were answered in an honest manner & were answered immediately.I wouldn’t hesitate in using Dan again & would highly recommend his work.Thanks again DanPeter & JulieBeamish Glamping
Jordan BartlettJordan Bartlett
12:51 21 Apr 23
I used Drone Studio North East to get some pictures of my new house during and after the building process. The pictures were great and the final edits were just what I asked for too. The whole process was friendly and professional.
Matty CharltonMatty Charlton
12:02 03 Apr 23
Excellent photography and editing skills, just what I needed. 100% recommend to anyone after any drone services.
19:35 22 Mar 23
I used Dan’s services of Drone Studio North East to survey a roof at a property I was looking to purchase. The quality of the video was very impressive and Dan’s ability to get close up and give a proper look was just what was needed.Will be using his services again in the future.

Competitive Pricing

Get high-quality, expertly edited photos and videos without breaking the bank. My competitive pricing is one of the most bang-for-your-buck on the market, especially when you choose one of my dedicated packages

Don’t be ripped off by someone charging crazy day-rates but likewise, don’t settle for someone who will charge you £50 for 10 blurry drone photos. No-one wants that.

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