VolaDrone are a team of like minded individuals with broad working experience. Using their creative talent they provide amazing stable HD footage using remote multi rotor aerial platforms that have been used for feature film, inspection and marketing purposes.
Drone Technology can be used in may other sectors including, property, land development, surveying, agricultural, forestry commission, wind farms and many more.
Our highly skilled CAA approved pilots will work alongside you to get that unique picture or video. You can view in real time what we are filming from our monitors during flight enabling you to see exactly how it will look before editing, allowing the flexibility to change requirements to suit your needs.
VolaDrone are continually researching and investing in new technology to improve the quality of our images living up to our “pictures with altitude” strap line.
VolaDrone Ltd are fully insured and approved by the C.A.A. for the commercial use of Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) to capture aerial imagery. Each member of the VolaDrone team has been trained and hold a valid Remote Pilot Qualification (RPQ) expected of the industry. Safety is paramount, so all of our work for you will be planned in great detail and conform to legal requirements.
Meet The Team
Nigel Willis – Director / Pilot / Editor
Worked in IT for over 30 years for various blue chip and government agencies as a Network Analyst, Global Network Operations Manager and is a qualified Project Manager and Scrum Master.
The family business has always been in the photographic industry, owning an independent camera shop in Southampton, he grew up with cameras. He has worked with his father filming promotional videos for Moody yachts, Princess power boats and a major £11m refit of Valsheda; a beautiful 1933 ‘J’ class yacht.
Nigel has won several photographic competitions so obviously has the eye for a decent photograph. He decided that it was time to follow the family tradition and use his creativity and combine photography and Drone technology to produce some outstanding aerial images.
Bob Lothian – Inspection Coordinator / Pilot
Bob has 17 years as a Royal Navy Clearance Diver, Bomb Disposal Officer and 12 years working in the Oil and Gas industry as a Saturation Diver and underwater inspector. He is qualified by The Welding Institute (TWI) to CSWIP level 3.2U Inspector.
Bobs focus is on delivering UAV inspection services to the client with the same military precision and professionalism that he is accustomed to.
With public safety as a priority, you as the client can rest assured that the inspection services you receive from VolaDrone will be second to none.