James Leslie

James Leslie is a CAA-certified GVC drone pilot and the brains behind Skykam LTD. He loves seeing the world from a new perspective and is always finding innovative ways to use drones for inspections. With a knack for explaining all things drone-related, James is excited to help others take flight and discover the amazing things they can do!

Why Is There A Drone Following Me

Help! Why Are Drones Following Me: Your Guide to Safety and Action

There are various reasons a drone might be following you, from innocent coincidence to malicious intent. It could be a recreational pilot testing features, a real estate agent capturing property footage, or a reckless newbie struggling with controls. However, it might also be an invasion of privacy, harassment, or even criminal activity. If you feel […]

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Flying Drones Over UK Prisons: What You Need to Know [2024 New Laws]

You can’t fly a drone over a prison in the UK without permission. UK law bans drones within 400 meters of closed prisons to prevent smuggling. Breaking this rule can result in fines up to £2,500 and even prison time. To get approval, you need to submit a detailed exemption request to the Civil Aviation

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Best Thermal Drones In 2024

Best Thermal Imaging Drones in 2024 | Survive the Winter

If you’re in the drone industry, you know that winter months can bring a slowdown. Shorter daylight hours can put a serious dent in drone photography projects that rely on drones visual cameras. That’s where thermal drones shine… My name’s James Leslie, and I’m not only a thermal surveyor and firefighter, but I also run

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Can You Fly A Drone Over Private Property In The UK? 2024

Are you concerned about drones flying over your private property in the UK? You’re not alone. There are now more than 450,000 active registered drones in the uk. As a GVC-licensed drone pilot and owner of the UK’s largest drone survey company, I regularly handle complaints from people who feel their privacy has been invaded by drones. The issue of flying

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Caa Drone Theory Test Questions and Answers | 2024 UPDATE

If you’re a drone enthusiast in the UK, you’ve probably heard about the CAA Drone Theory Test. This mandatory test is a crucial step for anyone who wants to fly a drone with a camera, which essentially covers most drones available on the market today. As the founder of the UK’s largest drone survey service and a holder

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Can You Fly A Drone In London | London’s Drone Laws Explained 2024

If you’re thinking about flying a drone in London, it’s essential to know that the city has some of the most complex and strict drone laws in the UK. The unique challenges of London’s airspace make flying a drone here much more complicated than in any other British city. It’s not just a matter of taking

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