It’s hard not to look over my portfolio of the past 18 months and see the impact using a drone has had on my photography.

As I’ve written, I was a late starter, waiting for the quality of the still images to improve to acceptable standards before I headed skyward –  and for the size, the weight and the cost to come down.

Today, I’m happy to report,  the drone is an indispensible part of my armory, with DJI’ s Phantom Four Pro continuing to amaze me with what it can produce (in fact, I’ve been so impressed with the quality, that in the year ahead my company will begin producing short promotional video clips to add value to the service we offer our clients. More on that later).

In the meantime though, here’s a short preview of some of the still shots I’ve been fortunate to capture since I’ve taken to the skies: