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Are you looking to have a successful drone business? Join The Drone Trainer, Chris Anderson, as he interviews other successful drone pilots from around the world. In these weekly interviews, you'll hear about everything from marketing your drone business to flight tips, and a variety of ideas that you can use to help your drone business really take off! Yes, that pun was intended! Subscribe now :)

Are you looking to have a successful drone business? Join The Drone Trainer, Chris Anderson, as he interviews other successful drone pilots from around the world. In these weekly interviews, you'll hear about everything from marketing your drone business to flight tips, and a variety of ideas that you can use to help your drone business really take off! Yes, that pun was intended! Subscribe now :)
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Are you looking to have a successful drone business? Join The Drone Trainer, Chris Anderson, as he interviews other successful drone pilots from around the world. In these weekly interviews, you'll hear about everything from marketing your drone business to flight tips, and a variety of ideas that you can use to help your drone business really take off! Yes, that pun was intended! Subscribe now :)

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Episodes

TDT 099 - Drone Photography with Ben Skaar

10/9/2019
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Ben Skaar is a young drone photographer from Massachusetts, who is working towards getting his FAA Part 107. You can find ben on Instagram and YouTube. And yes, this drone podcast is an offshoot of my Drone Impact program. If you're interested in joining my weekly online drone mastermind meetings, just shoot me a message and I'll send you the joining instructions!

Duration:00:39:34

TDT 098 - LAFD's Derrick Ward on Public Safety Drone Operations

10/2/2019
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Derrick Ward is a LAFD firefighter, CEO of Hot Shots Aerial Photography, and also works with Enterprise UAS. He's created a variety of training, utilizing NIST standards, as well as mission specific training for public safety. And yes, this drone podcast is an offshoot of my Drone Impact program. If you're interested in joining my weekly online drone mastermind meetings, just shoot me a message at https://thedronetrainer.com/contact/ and I'll send you the joining instructions!

Duration:00:20:02

TDT 097 - North England Drone Side Hustle with Edward Robson

9/27/2019
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Edward's main job lies in forestry, however he also has a drone based side hustle where he maps, and live streams events via his drone. You can find him over at http://www.aerialperspectivedrones.co.uk And yes, this drone podcast is an offshoot of my Drone Impact program. If you're interested in joining my weekly online drone mastermind meetings, just shoot me a message at https://thedronetrainer.com/contact/ and I'll send you the joining instructions!

Duration:00:36:52

TDT 096 - GIS and Short Wave Infrared Drones with Devin Clark

9/24/2019
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Devin Clark is a drone pilot based in west Massachusetts, who has been flying on his own and with UMass. Devin's drone work is heavily involved on the GIS side, as well as short wave infrared (SWIR). Listen in for tips regarding his workflow, and how and why certain drone technologies are superior to others. And yes, this drone podcast is an offshoot of my Drone Impact program. If you're interested in joining my weekly online drone mastermind meetings, just shoot me a message at...

Duration:00:46:42

TDT 095 - End-to-End Aerial Data Collection with DroneUp CEO Tom Walker

9/16/2019
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Prior to entering the drone industry, Tom Walker was in the military as a nuclear engineer. Since leaving the military, he has founded DroneUp, which locates, qualifies and deploys drone pilots to client requirements delivering on-demand drone services in-app alongside 24/7 manned, mission over-site. Tom's InterDrone keynote is available right here: https://launchpad.interdrone.com/programs/tom-walker-keynote-2019 And yes, this drone podcast is an offshoot of my Drone Impact program. If...

Duration:00:29:34

TDT 094 - Construction and Litchi Drone Pilot Barry Houldsworth

9/11/2019
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Northern New Jersey drone pilot, Barry Houldsworth, has been flying recreationally since 2013, and commercially since 2015. He's flying for construction, film, golf courses, and more, and loves editing his drone footage in DaVinci Resolve. And yes, this drone podcast is an offshoot of my Drone Impact program. If you're interested in joining my weekly online drone mastermind meetings, just shoot me a message at https://thedronetrainer.com/contact/ and I'll send you the joining instructions!

Duration:00:42:27

TDT 093 - Real Estate, Golf Courses, and Boats with Brad DiMaggio

9/4/2019
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Brad DiMaggio has been flying drones commercial for about a year now. When he first started out, he had hopes of shooting golf courses, weddings, real estate, lakes and more. So far, he's found that the majority of his work has come in real estate, golf courses, and boats. And yes, this drone podcast is an offshoot of my Drone Impact program. If you're interested in joining my weekly online drone mastermind meetings, just shoot me a message at https://thedronetrainer.com/contact/ and I'll...

Duration:00:27:39

TDT 092 - Infrared Drone Inspections and Surveys with Shelby Dennhardt

8/30/2019
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Shelby Dennhardt is a commercial drone pilot from Illinois, who is the in house drone pilot at her engineering company. She works closely with surveyors to create accurate maps and models, as well as conduct infrared inspections of a variety of structures and land. You're definitely not going to want to miss this episode! And yes, this drone podcast is an offshoot of my Drone Impact program. If you're interested in joining my weekly online drone mastermind meetings, just shoot me a message...

Duration:00:28:29

TDT 091 - Flying Drones in the Netherlands with Tim Schnitzler

8/28/2019
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Tim Schnitzler is a drone pilot from the Netherlands, who has been flying for about one year now. He started out flying the DJI Spark, and has since upgraded to the DJI Mavic Pro. Tim's day job is at a digital creative agency, which has allowed him to master video editing, as well as get involved in some awesome drone shoots involving FIAT. Listen in to hear how he discusses how that shoot went, and how they utilized an influencer model to create some instant traction for the campaign. And...

Duration:00:43:28

TDT 090 - Fine Art Drone Photographer Andy Leclerc

8/21/2019
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Fine art drone photographer Andy Leclerc is based on Connecticut and has been flying drones for about 3 years now. Since starting out, he's flown the DJI Phantom 2, Phantom 3 Pro, Phantom 4, Inspire 1 with X3, and now the Mavic 2 Pro. While Andy does the take the occasional request, he often heads out on a personal mission to create something amazing. He's open to weddings, real estate, construction, etc, but truly enjoys creating art with his drone. And yes, this drone podcast is an...

Duration:00:42:58

TDT 089 - NYC Drone Pilot Anthony Cioffi

8/14/2019
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New York City drone pilot, Anthony Cioffi, has been flying commercially for about 3 years now. He started off with the DJI Phantom 3 Pro, and has since moved up to the DJI Inspire 2 and Phantom 4 Pro models. If you'd like to download a free drone logbook, pre-flight checklist, or even take a free course to learn how to fly your drone safely, head over to https://thedronetrainer.com and you can get it all for free!

Duration:00:50:30

TDT 088 - Exploring Sydney one weekend at a time with Rob van Elven

8/7/2019
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Rob van Elven is from the Netherlands, however now calls Sydney home. Up until about a year ago, he concentrated on ground based drone photography and travelling on the weekends to explore his new home. One year ago he purchased a DJI Mavic Air, and since then has fallen in love with both drone photography and drone video. Now let's listen in on Rob's drone story...

Duration:00:40:34

(TIME SENSITIVE) I have an extra ticket to InterDrone!

8/6/2019
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Straight to it... I ended up with one extra ticket to InterDrone 2019, and am going to make someone's day by giving it away. The show runs September 3-6 in Las Vegas, Nevada and I'm going to randomly select a winner. The only catch is that you need to be able to attend, as I don't want to give this pass to someone that can't actually go to the show... Anyway, simply head over to https://thedronetrainer.com/interdrone/ and fill out your name and email to be entered. I'm going to draw the...

Duration:00:02:30

TDT 087 - Realtor turned drone pilot, Brian Kurtz

7/31/2019
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Brian Kurtz is a Michigan based Realtor, that wanted to improve the quality and consistency in his listing's photos and videos. Logically he started taking his own, and has of course added a drone to his arsenal! Listen in as he discusses how he uses his drone to supplement his ground based photography and videography, as well as how he markets himself to other Realtors in the area.

Duration:01:21:38

TDT 086 - Flying Drones in France with Edouard Salmon

7/24/2019
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Ed Salmon is a French drone pilot, who has been flying for over 3 years now. In the last 8 months, he has switched from hobby to pro, and tells us his drone story so far in this episode!

Duration:00:39:07

TDT 085 - Ohio State University UAV Coordinator Chris Strasbaugh

7/17/2019
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Chris is the UAV coordinator at Ohio State University, and in this episode he shares what the school is up to with drones, and how he fits into the picture.

Duration:00:29:07

TDT 084 - Indoor FPV Drone Pilot Justin Namon

7/10/2019
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Justin is a FPV drone pilot, who is creating some awesome corporate fly through videos. Check him out at @whofpv wherever you get your social media on!

Duration:00:48:23

TDT 083 - Start Droning the Right Way with Marc Sandlhauser

7/4/2019
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Marc Sandlhauser started Eye in the Sky Studios a few months ago, and has been working in construction, real estate, and events. His love for drones started off when he picked up a cheap drone on sale, and has since upgrade to the DJI Mavic 2 Pro. For the full show notes, head on over to https://thedronetrainer.com/drone-podcast-83-marc-sandlhauser/

Duration:00:46:51

TDT 082 - How to Fly your Drone in Canada

7/1/2019
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As of June 1, 2019, anyone looking to fly a drone in Canada is regulated by Part IX of the Canadian Aviation Regulations (CARs). The quick and dirty on the changes are: Everyone must register their drones if they weigh more than 250g. Everyone must obtain either a basic or advanced pilot certificate. You must be at least 14 years of age to obtain a pilot certificate. You must keep your drone within line of sight when flying. You are permitted to fly to a max altitude of 400′ above...

Duration:00:18:49

TDT 081 - Safe Droning Australia with Shane Adamson

6/26/2019
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Shane Adamson from Australia, has recently started Safe Droning Australia as well as a podcast to go with it. Here is his story... Shane has been a licensed drone pilot for 18 months. Recently he identified that there was a need for drone specific safety equipment, and created Safe Droning Australia. Part of his offerings include high visibility vests, signage, barrier tape, first aid kits, fire blankets, and remote lanyards. His vests and signs are customized to say "Drone pilot, do not...

Duration:00:48:29