How drones are being used by Sky Filming

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Templeborough Biomass Power Plant Construction Progress

Sky Filming visits power plant construction sites every month to collect photographic, video and point cloud data. Templeborough in an area in Rotherham, near Sheffield, where various companies are involved in constructing a biomass power plant that will supply green energy to tens of thousands of homes in the local area. Our involvement with the […]

Ebsford Environmental Drone Aerial Surveys

Ebsford are an environmental company based in Yorkshire that specialises in aquatic restoration, that is restoring the natural flow of rivers, streams, waterways and lakes. We have worked with Ebsford on various projects, but the first was a number of years ago when they were removing silt from the lake of Fountains Abbey in North […]

Howsham Mill Video Production

Howsham Mill is a beautiful building, water mill and renewable energy project situated between York and Malton on the banks of the River Derwent. It is open to the public and allows parties of school children to visit and learn about the mill, electricity generation from water power, as well as the various flora and […]

Treves factory from corner showing end of lake, drone aerial photograph

Treves Drone Aerial Photography for Large Lobby Print

Treves UK Ltd have a factory in a beautiful location by a lake between Ripon and Knaresborough in North Yorkshire. They had an aerial photograph taken of their site a few years ago from a tradition manned aircraft, i.e. old school style. The old plane aerial photograph was not very clear, which is often the […]

Yorkshire Water Full Video Production

As well as proving drone video clips and photography, Sky Filming also produces fully edited videos. We were contacted by a representative of Yorkshire Water who was in charge of their media and publicity. He wanted to discuss the possibilities of using a drone and creating and fully edited video about their water treatment plant […]

Drone filming in the rain at Yorkshire Sculpture Park

Yorkshire Sculpture Park Event Drone Filming

We’ve always wanted to film at the YSP, and the opportunity arose in February 2016 when they asked us to come and use our drones to film an event, some VIP visitors coming to see an open air exhibition of large sculptures by American artist KAWS. The sculptures are very large, some up to10 metres […]

Sky News Drone Footage of Flooding

Sky Filming has captured video footage and photography for numerous news services and news wire companies, both for features and live news as it happens. One particular news item that stands out, both because it was in our home town and because it spanned a whole week, was our coverage of the York flood disaster […]

ITV Science Feature

As well as covering up to the minute news items, Sky Filming has also used its drone filming technology on various news features. One particulary interesting news feature came after week of flood disaster coverage for SKY News, where were were contacted by ITV to assist in filming a feature on flood defences and show […]

M3 Solar Panel Drone Photography

Sky Filming has visited different sites with M3 Solutions to document their PV Solar Panel Installations. M3 Solutions is a company based in Folkestone, Kent, that specialises in eco friendly lighting and electrical systems for large industrial complexes, factories and offices. A major part of their work involves the installation of photovoltaic solar panels on […]

Defra Drone Roof Inspection with Jacobs

Sky Filming visited a secret location run by DEFRA to carry out a two day roof inspection with Jacobs Engineering. This was quite an unusual project in that the location was top secret and we weren’t allowed to keep any of the photographs or record ourselves taking any photographs or take pictures of ourselves or […]