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Pilot training for novice, hobbyists and commercial operators alike.


Capture stunning images in up to 4K resolution for use in your online media.

Survey & Inspection

We carry out inspections in hard to reach or dangerous areas, greatly reducing both risk and cost and improving safety outcomes.


We specialise in providing content for digital media & marketing companies and supplying fully edited promotional films for small businesses.


A picture paints a thousand words. So, let us help you generate more viewings with a fully edited video or virtual walk-through of your property.

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Welcome to Blue Giraffe Imaging Ltd

We are your end-to-end solution for drones in Scotland.

From pilot and commercial operator training to photography, film and inspections, Blue Giraffe Imaging is here to help.

We are fully insured and approved by the Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) for day and night flying in the UK and, with over 20 years of military aviation experience behind us, the credibility to realise your vision and make it a reality.

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Looking for drone theory or flight training in Scotland?

Blue Giraffe Imaging is the company to call. We deliver an industry leading General Visual Line-of-Sight Certificate (GVC) course in partnership with Consortiq Ltd. The GVC is the most up to date training available right now and we can accommodate candidates online or in person. We can even visit your premises and teach your whole team with a bespoke course. Get qualified with us and join a growing family of successful candidates bringing these highly specialised and sought after aerial skills to Scottish industry.

Blue Giraffe Imaging is your end-to-end solution for aerial filming, photography, surveying and inspection. We have the experience you need to make your project stand out from the crowd. From capturing stunning aerial footage using drones to obtaining impressive imagery at ground level, Blue Giraffe Imaging has you covered.

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We are a firm believer in supporting local industry; we keep our rates reasonable, so it doesn’t cost you the earth to have a professional product available to your clients.

Our main focus is on a great customer experience. We strive to ensure the client’s vision is fully realised and we will go above and beyond to make sure you’re happy with your product. We will work with you every step of the way and make sure your finished product is with you as quickly as possible, whilst ensuring attention to detail.

All flights are subject to thorough flight planning and risk assessment and will be insured to a minimum public liability of £2 million. All flights are weather permitting. Copies of all documentation and flight plans are available to view on request.

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Practical Drone Flying Course

Not sure whether you need a GVC or A2 CofC course? Completed your qualification, but not sure what to do next? To bridge the gap between the DMARES learning and formal commercial drone qualifications like the GVC & A2 CofC, and to help those who want to develop their knowledge, our Practical Drone Flying: The Basics course satisfies that need.

Primarily aimed at those operating in the A1 sub category of the Open category with a sub 250g drone, this series of lectures we'll take you through some hints and tips on how to use your drone safely in the UK's airspace. This is not a regulations course, so there won't be any pesky tests, just some good, practical knowledge distilled from years of flying drones in the industry.

Over the 40 minutes of video content we’ll talk about: Basic regulations and the Open Category, how to conduct a pre/post flight inspection, battery management, bhe Return to Home function, how to use Drone Assist and Drone Safety Map to plan our flights, NOTAMs, airspace, contacting ATC and basic camera operation and settings to get you off automatic mode and using your sensor to its fullest potential.

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