Drone Flying at Night – Good things to know

Drone Flying at Night – Good things to know

DRONR Dialogue: B. talks night shooting with a drone at night.

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50 Comments

  1. G Bro on February 29, 2020 at 2:58 am

    More great info.

  2. UYP Studio on February 29, 2020 at 3:00 am

    Great info bro… def need more Dronr Vlog

  3. Ready Set Drone on February 29, 2020 at 3:01 am

    Thanks for the shout out B! I really like the conversation. You are an amazing pilot and I think sharing your experience is huge for the community! Hope to talk with you this week and looking forward to our next live broadcast together!

  4. Slugo's RC on February 29, 2020 at 3:01 am

    Great Video! Very informative!!

  5. Piet Hoebeke on February 29, 2020 at 3:01 am

    Great video. Thank you. My question is , "when you filled out the waiver, did you have to have to specify the area you wanted to fly in? Was it 3 city blocks, an entire town, or city?

  6. Tank 62 on February 29, 2020 at 3:01 am

    Hello Drone, I have been a subscriber of your channel for all most a year. And you have never answered a request for DRONER t-shirt. And what was and still big on my list is trying to get drone education training to kids at risk and the underprivileged. I’m trying my best to give back to these community’s. And I have been trying to find help.

  7. JAS Aerial on February 29, 2020 at 3:05 am

    Okay call it a Knowledge Share and the information was very useful. I would love to see more. I of course just fly a PS3 I am trying to use to start a small aerial photo business. I would love to know how you got started. What tips can you give someone who is not using a $1000 drone. How can I get the best out of my investment so it can earn the funds to move to something better.

  8. Luke Stokes on February 29, 2020 at 3:05 am

    Up until now, I haven’t really seen anything on YouTube about legal night flying and getting the waiver. Thanks for the video!

  9. James Fair on February 29, 2020 at 3:06 am

    Loved this! Thank you for the professional viewpoint on some of the challenges and what it takes to do night footage. Very articulate for off the cuff 🙂

  10. Bob Capps on February 29, 2020 at 3:07 am

    Could you put a dildo on a drone and fuck different things with it

  11. Vinnie Fallico on February 29, 2020 at 3:09 am

    Thanks for the video! Quick question, do you have to get a waiver every time you want to fly at night or does that class give a sort of ‘license’ to fly at night? Thanks!

  12. jaqueline valenzuela on February 29, 2020 at 3:11 am

    Tonight I seen something in the sky that looked like a drone but I’m not sure what it was because I’ve done research and noticed that drones have lights . This thing I seen had no lights . It was more like alien looking . It looked like a drone but I’m not sure I’m so confused and lowkey shook

  13. Ed Schrader on February 29, 2020 at 3:12 am

    people love stories …continue to share some of yours with your drone experiences. ~ Ed

  14. Franco Gallo on February 29, 2020 at 3:12 am

    i think that was a very cool thing to c city from that far and now i know what not to do a night {flying} my site is not that good
    lolol
    t y keep it up love your info about drone and rules and laws thanks for that

  15. IamWedge on February 29, 2020 at 3:14 am

    Great info. Ill be checking out the site as well. Thanks

  16. Andy Panayotoff on February 29, 2020 at 3:15 am

    Great Video. Got my Night Wavier a while back, just started getting it amended to my AA COAs in South Florida to night fly in local controlled airspaces. We also fly mainly dual controlled Inspire 1, but I’ve been meaning to try out my Mavic Pro at night to see if I can get something OK without going RAW video. Close in architectural lighting photos might be OK as well.

  17. Son Ero on February 29, 2020 at 3:15 am

    Did you also get a waiver for flying over people not involved in the flight ?

  18. Nicholas Grimm on February 29, 2020 at 3:15 am

    great video keep up the good work

  19. DARRYL SMITH on February 29, 2020 at 3:16 am

    MAVIC Night Flight.
    https://youtu.be/wd_vc6vs-1o

  20. Steve aka FlyboyTNS on February 29, 2020 at 3:17 am

    Yes more talking from experience videos, please.
    I am just really learning / exploring and gaining experience. I was a Commerical Hot Air Balloon Pilot for 17 years, Glider Pilot with RAF/GSA , private FAA SEL blah blah blah.
    But this sUAS is just another dimension, different mind space.
    Better learn from your experiences than learning "from school of hard knocks".
    Appreciate you taking the time and sharing.
    p.s. Enjoyed your guest appearance on Ken Heron’s Thursday Night Live

  21. BIG DRONE FLYER77 R/C on February 29, 2020 at 3:18 am

    keep doing what your doing my friend.i enjoy your news feed,like to see some of your work.thanks.@Bigdroneflyer77

  22. N4LDG on February 29, 2020 at 3:18 am

    If Part 107 states in order to fly a sUAS during twilight hours, the UAS has to have anti collision lights to avoid a possible mid-air collision with an aircraft, and be visible for approx 3 statute miles, etc. Why must one request a waiver for this? It’s not stated in the actual rule; 107.29. But before you answer, read the rule, and stick to the facts of what it states, not what you think it means.

  23. Jonathon Smith on February 29, 2020 at 3:20 am

    Really like this, exactly what newbies like myself need to hear. It is always good to hear a professional opinion.

  24. N4LDG on February 29, 2020 at 3:22 am

    Type of lights? If you’re a commercial sUAS (FAA certified) remote pilot, and you need to operate your sUAS during the twilight hours, what color strobe lights would one need to have on the sUAS? And where would one mount the strobe light(s), where they are visible?

  25. Pat Edwards on February 29, 2020 at 3:25 am

    Awesome! This was a really useful vlog. I have some ideas for future episodes if your interested. 3D mapping techniques, Colour grading LUT’s, customer interaction, editing tools/software, safety suggestions, battery maintenance, antiglare/screen shield ideas, best websites ( I know CASA (Australia) have just released an app for no fly zones), transportation tips, weather considerations……the list goes on!

  26. Jerry Jones Jr on February 29, 2020 at 3:27 am

    Love it! Keep them coming.

  27. Bob Capps on February 29, 2020 at 3:28 am

    If not your not a pro your not even close to my level my nigga

  28. Michael Hurdle Production Studio on February 29, 2020 at 3:30 am

    Raw is a pain in the butt lol. Once again, good video dude.

  29. FPV_EvilMunkey on February 29, 2020 at 3:32 am

    Awesome video as always B. I don’t think I ever want to fly at night. Lol

  30. Knik B on February 29, 2020 at 3:32 am

    I liked and subscribed to your video thanks

  31. The Video Explorer on February 29, 2020 at 3:33 am

    That’s really great that you make these videos; they are a big help to me because you are talking about kinds of flights that I have never done and it helps me be prepared. Thank you very much. 2017Sep15Fri 10:13:08 Alaska time

  32. Novice Quads on February 29, 2020 at 3:33 am

    Mix it up do both. Its good to be random.

  33. John Acevedo on February 29, 2020 at 3:36 am

    Really useful information. Greatly appreciated.

  34. Wayne Garriepy on February 29, 2020 at 3:36 am

    Thank you. The first and only time I flew at night it was more deep twilight. What seemed common sense to me was to fly the route during the day when I could be more aware of surroundings. I took notes of safe altitudes and paths and wrote them down. As long as I followed and repeated all of my patterns flown during the day, and as long as my unit (Phantom 3 Prost the time) performed up to snuff, I had no fear of accidents. With today’s ‘wave points’, locked it during the day, everything can be re-flown at night without fear.

  35. biglen3xlt on February 29, 2020 at 3:37 am

    I like the vlog so please keep doing what you’re doing.

  36. Matthew Parks on February 29, 2020 at 3:38 am

    great insight. i love this type of your real life expertise and experiences. you can call tales from dronr or something. I am thinking of doing the 107, because I really enjoy the hobby. flying at night seems like a effen wreck. great job and brilliant footage.

  37. iflyRC on February 29, 2020 at 3:38 am

    Got my waiver on the 3rd attempt and like you said it takes some time. The thing that I still cannot find explicit information on is whether you need a new waiver for everywhere you fly. When requesting the waiver, you have to call out a specific location you intend to fly. The waiver itself doesn’t state it.

  38. Josh Cahill on February 29, 2020 at 3:38 am

    Any chance I can get a sticker for my cooler? Love the videos and night tips. Thanks

  39. D_Rock on February 29, 2020 at 3:39 am

    Yep. More of this. The top 5’s are good but I want a professional’s insight to the industry. Teach me Dronr!

  40. Athneil John on February 29, 2020 at 3:39 am

    How can i buy a drone

  41. Gadget Inspector on February 29, 2020 at 3:40 am

    Are the night waivers only good for one flight or does it give you permission to fly at night over a designated period of time?

  42. homertalk on February 29, 2020 at 3:41 am

    Flying at dawn has been the most exciting to me. Sun coming up highlighting the drone while still seeing the bright LED’s.

  43. Commsprepper on February 29, 2020 at 3:43 am

    Can you share a link for the strobe?

  44. charles spidell on February 29, 2020 at 3:47 am

    if you fly your Mavic at night and that loses GPS it’s gone you won’t ever see to bring it back

  45. David Raborn on February 29, 2020 at 3:49 am

    Nice vids, thanks bro.

  46. RICK HALBUR on February 29, 2020 at 3:50 am

    A lot of great information you just put out B Thanks

  47. Tim Durham on February 29, 2020 at 3:51 am

    Love the diolouge stuff. All ur videos are great and very helpful. Keep it up!

  48. Bonk Photography on February 29, 2020 at 3:54 am

    Great info thanks!

  49. Alan Savage on February 29, 2020 at 3:57 am

    Excellent video Dronr!! Keep the news coming. Really like it

  50. Hatch61 on February 29, 2020 at 3:57 am

    I flew at dusk once to get a shot of the Christmas lights that everyone in Town puts up, and the reflections on the water, it was scary, but great footage. ( I didn’t know that you needed special permission for night flights). Thanks for the information. Great channel.

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