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ABOUT DPdrones

As a drone industry leader since 2015, DPdrones comes from a visual storytelling background in video production. Founded as a full-service production company, we are FAA Part 107 licensed drone pilots with a $5 million global aerial insurance liability policy. Specializing in commercials, feature films, tourism, Live broadcast, FPV, real estate, heavy lift & more.

Fully insured, turn key drone solutions, ready to travel Nationwide. Night waivers, dual op, visual observer, we offer a wide range of aerial services.  

DPdrones is a fully licensed aerial cinematography company based out of Seattle, WA. We provide drone video and aerial photography services throughout the United States and the World.​ DPdrones is a Pacific Northwest based aerial cinematography company offering multiple drone services, aerial videography, and drone photography services in and around Washington, Oregon, Idaho, Montana, California, Nationwide, Mexico, and the world. We capture creative aerial video and drone photo assets that can be used for various commercial marketing purposes, feature films, television, Live broadcast, music videos, tourism, and more. We capture the best aerial drone footage a client could ask for!

DPdrones specializes in flying DJI Inspire 2 drones. We offer a full X7 lens package including the 9mm, 16mm, 24mm, 35mm and 50mm lenses, as well as the X5S sensor with a full lens package including the 15mm, 25mm, and 45mm lenses. Drone operators for film & TV. We also offer drone photography, aerial surveying, FPV, Mavic 2 Pro drone, heavy lift drone, heavy lift FPV, Mavic 3 Enterprise, and work with Drone Deploy, and other photogrammetry surveying software.


Our Drone Operators are FAA Licensed Part 107 UAV Commercial Drone Pilots and Aerial Cinematographers. We are covered by a minimum $5 million aerial liability insurance policy, and can provide our clients with a certificate of insurance (COI). With our FAA Part 107 Night Operations Waiver we are authorized to fly at night in multiple airspaces, over people and moving vehicles. Our team is able to provide aerial DP’s, drone pilots, dual camera operators, visual observers, and the pre-production to get authorization to fly in restricted airspaces such as military airspace, and TFR's. Drone Operators available in Seattle, Portland, Los Angeles, Miami, Boston, Austin, Atlanta, and Chicago.

Contact us today to discuss how we can elevate your production value with our aerial cinematography services! Seattle area drone pilots. We offer assistance with pre-production, location scouting, and handle all of our own aerial permitting. We also offer a robust catalog of aerial video stock footage, and drone photography of Washington State, the Pacific North West, and other locations around the United States and worldwide. We are drone cinema experts.

Make sure to follow our DPdrones social media accounts for the latest updates, behind-the-scenes content, and more. 

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FAA Part 107 Licensed & Insured
UAV Drone Owner & Operator
Local 600 union and non-union crews available.

Professional drone cinematographers.

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Drone Operators for Commercials, Film, and TV

DPdrones offers drone and aerial videography & photography services wherever the project requires. From Seattle and locally around the Pacific Northwest, regionally, nationally, and internationally. Filming aerial imagery of original content for clients. We also sell aerial video stock footage of primarily landmarks, the Pacific Northwest, and drone imagery around the United States. 

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Aerial Liability Policy

We have a $5 million aerial liability policy. Flying our Inspire 2 drone will get you on our $5 million aerial liability policy, also known as a COI (certificate of insurance) to keep our clients protected in the air.   


FAA PART 107 UAV Pilots

We are FAA Part 107 certified, and have been since 2017. We have been flying drones since 2015. Drone and aerial Video, and drone photography in the Pacific Northwest and beyond.

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We shoot on the Inspire 2 drone with the X7 sensor featuring the 9mm, 16mm, 24mm, 35mm, & 50mm lens. We also offer the X5S sensor with the 15mm, 25mm, and 45mm lens. We also fly a DJI Mavic 2 Pro, FPV, and other heavy lift drones, FPV heavy lift, Freefly Alta, and Mavic 3 Enterprise. Drone pilots and camera operators, FPV and heavy lift rise above the rest. 

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Safety & Planning

FAA Part 107 Certified
Commercial drone pilots and aerial cinematographers. We use Visual Observers (VO) when needed and always check and plan out the airspace, and flight routes before each drone shoot. 

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What We Offer

DPdrones offers drone videography and aerial photography services in Seattle and around the Pacific Northwest. Seattle drone operator and drone pilot. Filming aerial imagery of original content for clients as well as sell drone stock footage, of primarily landmarks and Pacific Northwest imagery and landscapes.

Awards & Accolades






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