How and why to capture aerial 360 photographs using a drone

How and why to capture aerial 360 photographs using a drone

High quality photography is key for your business or brand. Aerial photography is proven to be superb for reach and engagement online and offline. Aerial 360 photographs are not seen all that often and are great for showcasing venues, music festivals and locations.

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We're exhibiting at The Business Innovation South Expo

We're exhibiting at The Business Innovation South Expo

Business Innovation South EXPO, 12th September, Chilworth Manor, Hampshire 

We’re looking forward to showcasing our services at the event including drone flying on the day depending on the weather. You will have the chance to talk to the founder of Solent Sky Services, Mike Woods and find out more about his why and what we can offer you.   

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The Festival of Innovation August 2019 - Drones, replica mars rover, 80's retro computers, 3d printing and more!

The Festival of Innovation August 2019 - Drones, replica mars rover, 80's retro computers, 3d printing and more!

We were invited to attend The Festival of Innovation by The Next Gen IT to provide the parents and children at Ditcham Park School with an insight into drones and the related technology. It was our first event of this kind and definitely not the last!

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Why use drones for hotels, property sales and lettings?

Why use drones for hotels, property sales and lettings?

Why use drones for hotels, property sales and lettings? Engaging aerial visuals are proven to attract peoples attention. When it comes to property sales and lettings you need to attract your potential clients to your website. With so much competition around it can be hard to stand out from the crowd.

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How to fly drones safely at sea

How to fly drones safely at sea

One of our favorite places to fly drones is over the sea. You might be surprised by this and perhaps your even worried about flying your drone over water but rest assured it’s one of the safest places to fly.

There’s generally more risk during take off and landing as the best way to do this from a boat is by hand launching but there’s ways to increase safety. Here’s our top tips for flying over water and or taking off from vessels.

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Stanhope House topping out ceremony

Stanhope House topping out ceremony

It’s common practice in construction to hold topping out ceremonies. Traditionally topping out, which is sometimes referred to as topping off, is a builders rite which is usually held when the last beam (or it’s equivalent) is placed atop a structure during it’s construction.

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Drone Pilot Hire - The one and only Drone Safe Registered pilots in Portsmouth

Drone Pilot Hire - The one and only Drone Safe Registered pilots in Portsmouth

We’re super proud that we’re still the one and only company in Portsmouth registered with The Drone Safe Register. Although we focus heavily on Portsmouth we regularly travel throughout Hampshire to undertake safe and legal drone flights capturing imagery for various industries.

The Drone Safe Register have teamed up with Peter Jones from Dragons Den and are working in collaboration to help customers find safe and legal drone pilots to work with.

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Remembrance day 2018 - Remember 100

Remembrance day 2018 - Remember 100

Armistice Day is on 11th November and is also known as Remembrance Day. This day marks the day that World War One ended, at 11am on the 11th day of the 11th month back in 1918. That’s right 2018 marks 100 years since World War One ended.

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Drone Safe Register Features on BBC 2 Dragons Den Sunday 9th September 2018

Drone Safe Register Features on BBC 2 Dragons Den Sunday 9th September 2018

It's so important to choose a company that fly's safely & legally & has a good reputation of doing so as if you don't it could negatively effect your business. 

Here at Solent Sky Services we're proud to be THE FIRST & ONLY Drone Safe Registered Drone Pilots in Portsmouth. 

Congratulations to Mark Boyt for signing a contract with Peter Jones to co-run The Drone Safe Register.

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Pembroke Gardens Bowling Club

Pembroke Gardens Bowling Club

Last weekend my phone started buzzing, it was our instant chat from our website with a new enquiry from Trevor over at Pembroke Gardens Bowling Club. He had seen our recent film featuring Old Portsmouth and was keen to discuss photography and videography services for their club, Find out more here

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