At Brooks-Smith Media we are experts in drone hire for TV, production and corporate filming, based in London and Surrounding areas.

Our award-winning drone operators have lots of on location experience with hundrends of flying hours. We can be up and ready to film in a matter of minutes.

The CAA have licensed us to operate in congested areas. We have permission to fly drones up to 400ft and upto 500m away with our drones weighing upto 25kg.

At Brooks-Smith Media we are specialists at capturing the shot for corporate, film, TV and marketing materials. Everything from Estate Agent introduction videos to chasing super yacht’s around the Spanish coast. We can supply all different types of drone filming services.

High End without the High End costs

We may supply high end data and content for our clients but we don’t charge the earth. We understand that every project has a budget and we will work with everyone to try and fit into their budget.

We can use and supply footage from Go Pro 10’s on FPV Drones to Arri Mini LF’s on Heavy lift Drones, they skies the limits. We specialise in supplying content from the DJI Inspire 2 with Zenmuse X7 Filming Drone in the CineDNG for the highest end quality.

Drone Filming

Our drone filming service includes

  • Licensed to operate 50m in congested areas including London, Birmingham, Manchester and Glasgow
  • Permission to fly at 400ft
  • Access to Alta 8 Drones
  • 6K Cinematic drone filming
  • Night filming Permission
  • £10m public liability insurance
  • Live broadcasting
  • Heavylift Film Drone
  • Indoor and Outdoor Filming Drones
  • Gain permissions to fly drones in Restricted Areas (R157/R158/R159)
  • UK and overseas operation, based in London and Hertfordshire

Our drone filming service can include

We can supply everything to make shoot go a smoothly as possible from Directors monitors for remote viewing to our own 2kw Generators.

For Flying in London, we always suggest checking out Film London  for an idea on drone filming in London. We also suggest checking out our work on Drone Safe Register.

Hawkeye AKA DJI Mavic 3 is the newest drone in our fleet, it offers a larger sensor on a smaller drone with rock steady flights.

  • 20MP 4/3 CMOS Hasselblad Camera
  • 5.1K video recording
  • Omnidirectional obstacle sensing
  • 12.8 stops of dynamic range

Filming with this Drone prices start at £495

DJI Mavic 3 Drone Filming Service

Thor AKA DJI Inspire 2 is the boss of the fleet, with a 24mp variable lens X7 Camera Thor is able to get those amazing visuals that every production needs.

  • 24MP Super 35
  • 6K Prores RAW/ CineDNG video recording
  • Omnidirectional obstacle sensing
  • 14 stops of dynamic range

Filming with this Drone prices start at £495

DJI Inspire 2 6k Prores Drone Filming Service

Loki is a slippery character but always reliable! Loki is the oldest drone we own and with his smart controller, we can live broadcast with the clean HDMI feed out.

  • 20MP 1” CMOS
  • 4K video recording
  • Omnidirectional obstacle sensing
  • 14 stops of dynamic range

Filming with this Drone prices start at £495

DJI Mavic 2 Drone Filming Services professional

Hulkbuster is the biggest drone we have in the fleet with 8 props it can carry all sorts of loads.

  • Lidar
  • Cine Cameras
  • Large Format Cameras

Filming with this Drone prices start at £495

DJI M600 drone filming service lidar vfx

Drone hire for film and TV: how does it work?

All our drone hire for TV and Film packages are made to fit your artistic vision. Our drone hire for TV and Film package equipment is dual operated by a pilot and camera/gimbal operator with a live stream to the ground. This means that we are always in complete control of what is being filmed.

With this setup, it gives you a safe way to see what is being shot and it allows you the freedom to capture the shot you need safely, Alternatively, if you want to stay in the warm you can always supply us with a shot list and allow us to get on with capturing that shot your after.

With more than five years of knowledge and expertise with drones, we fly safe and help you succeed!
Glen Brooks-Smith
Director