The Administration Side Of A Drone Job

Most people don’t realize how much behind the scenes work goes into a successful drone operation.  Things like flight planning, insurance certificates, client education as well as our own internal documentation are just some of the many important steps involved … Continued

DroneBoy Has An Airplane

Written by | Tom Comet A drone company with their own airplane??  It sounds a little crazy so allow me to explain this awesome situation… The nature of our drone business is extremely diverse.  This is one of the things that … Continued

Flying Drones in the Cold

Written by | Tom Comet Over the Christmas break we traveled up to northern Ontario and, as always, I took some drones along for the festivities.  While we were enjoying the holidays the temperature dropped as low -36C and I actually … Continued

The DJI Zenmuse X7 Camera Is Finally Here

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Written by | Tom Comet We are very excited to announce that we have added the all new DJI Zenmuse X7 camera and integrated gimbal system to our product offerings here at DroneBoy. The Zenmuse X7 is a compact super 35, 6K RAW … Continued

Written by | Tom Comet This was an extremely complex shoot where large sections of downtown Toronto’s Financial District were cordoned off so that we could fly right over public streets filled with actors and stunt drivers.  This was a VFX heavy … Continued

Flying Drones in Busy Downtown Locations

Written by | Tom Comet Almost daily we have film and TV producers call us asking “how long does it take for you guys to pull a permit to fly drones in downtown Toronto (Vancouver, Calgary, Montreal, Halifax…)?”  The answer is … Continued

Bros Music Video “Tell Me”

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Written by | Tom Comet The DroneBoy team just returned from a very dynamic and awesome video shoot for the band Bros. Bros is the “vintage punk and power pop” offshoot of the very well-known Canadian band The Sheepdogs and … Continued

Mission Report – Drone Fireworks Live Stream

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Written by | Tom Comet To watch the video from the Telus Facebook live stream, click here. For Canada Day this year the DroneBoy team was presented with an amazing opportunity, as well as a huge challenge, when we were … Continued

DroneBoy Creates Hyperlapse Video of the HWY 407E Extension

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Written by | Tom Comet We love it when new technology comes online right when we have a perfect fit and need for it. This was the situation when the primary contractor for the 407 Highway Extension Project, which was … Continued