Aerial Photography

Professional Specialist Land-Based & UAV (Drones) Equipment

Different jobs require appropriate approaches and we cover them all. Our operators of our mobile mast fleet and drones are all highly experienced and fully compliant with all international and national standards.

New EU regulations are now in force as of 2021. We are fully complient with our operators holding both A2 and GVC certificates running under a strict company operations manual. Remember when you use drone operators, it is usually your own company that is represented to the public, so please use professionals to minimise anything that could go wrong! We supply our clients will full task packs for their own personal auditing if required, including risk assessments on each job.

“UAS operating in the UK must meet at least the same safety and operational standards as manned aircraft when conducting the same type of operation in the same airspace.” - CAA CAP722


Technological advances in ground-based aerial photography have given many more businesses and individuals access to high definition aerial pictures at accessible prices.

Upshot UK Ltd have state of the art cameras and software enabling clients to receive photographs in RAW form if required, allowing detailed desk based surveying investigations. The Upshot UK Ltd ground based aerial photography system operates from a fleet of vehicles, including medium wheel based vans with centrally mounted masts, specifically designed for working in cities, and 4x4 vehicles with roof mounted masts, allowing off-road capability. The masts extend to a maximum height of 26.5m.  We can also mount our camera systems onto UAV's and Helicopters.

Once on location, Upshot UK Ltd are ready to take pictures, including digital stills, thermal images, CCTV, high definition video and 360 degree panoramic images. On viewing digital stills, clients will have the ability to zoom in on a nail head, thus allowing the client to compile a detailed report from the comfort of their own office. The pictures are available on disk immediately or can be sent to the client in a wide variety of formats (CD-Rom, email, print). We also operate a hosting facility enabling clients to log on to a personal website or our client log in area and download the pictures when required.

Upshot UK Ltd operates nationwide from its offices in Lymington, London.

All of our operatives are compliant with unit 10 of the NRSWA 1991 and the company benefits from extensive Public Liability Insurance. We ensure compliance with all HSE regulations, including the preparation of all necessary method statements and risk assessments.