About

About Us

We are Drone Photo SA:

A AMP Partner of DRONEMEDIA

With a network of over +-20 Professional Photographers who hold a Pilots Licence’s , Drone Photo SA can services most clients Nation Wide in most major cities and provinces, offering you Legal Photographic services anywhere anytime!

Please Note: DroneMedia Pilots all hold Public Liability Cover of +- R15 000 000

*Terms & Conditions Apply, E&OE. Drone Photo SA is covered for R15million Public liability. Drone Photo SA is also in the process of ROC/ASL compliance with all CAA regulations & requirements, this is a very lengthy and time consuming process, thus all images are free and not for commercial gain. Drone Photo SA only charges for consultation & Post editing, any aerial Services is outsourced to Legal Pilots as mentioned above.

Awards & Achievements

Best Aerial Awards

SkPixels Holds “Best Aerial Awards” for Photos & Video – WikiPedia from Above

Katse Dam – Lesotho

Katse Dam, a 185m high concrete arch dam on the Malibamat’so River in Lesotho

Lüderitz Kolmanskop Ghost Town

Kolmanskop, Coleman’s hill, is a ghost town in the Namiba desert in southern Namibia, 10 kilometres inland from the port town of Lüderitz.

The Team

Our creative team

Info & Specs

camera / App / Live View

Photo

Sensor:

  • 1’’ CMOS
  • Effective pixels: 20M
Lens:
  • FOV 84° 8.8 mm/24 mm (35 mm format equivalent) f/2.8 - f/11 auto focus at 1 m - ∞
ISO Range: Photo: 
  • 100 - 3200 (Auto)
  • 100- 12800 (Manual)
Mechanical Shutter Speed:
  • 8 - 1/2000 s
Electronic Shutter Speed:
  • 8 - 1/8000 s
Image Size:
  • 3:2 Aspect Ratio: 5472 × 3648
  • 4:3 Aspect Ratio: 4864 × 3648
  • 16:9 Aspect Ratio: 5472 × 3078
PIV Image Size: 
  • 4096×2160 (4096×2160 24/25/30/48/50p)
  • 3840×2160(3840×2160 24/25/30/48/50/60p)
  • 2720×1530(2720×1530 24/25/30/48/50/60p)
  • 1920×1080(1920×1080 24/25/30/48/50/60/120p)
  • 1280×720(1280×720 24/25/30/48/50/60/120p)
Still Photography Modes
  • Single Shot
  • Burst Shooting: 3/5/7/10/14 frames
  • Auto Exposure Bracketing (AEB): 3/5 bracketed frames at 0.7
  • EV Bias
  • Interval: 2/3/5/7/10/15/20/30/60 s
Supported File Systems:
  • FAT32 (≤32 GB); exFAT (>32 GB)
Photo:
  • JPEG, DNG (RAW), JPEG + DNG
Supported SD Cards: 
  • Micro SD
  • Max Capacity: 128GB
  • Write speed ≥15MB/s,
  • Class 10 or UHS-1 rating required
Operating Temperature:
  • Range 32° to 104°F (0° to 40°C)

Video

ISO Range Video:

  • 100 - 3200 (Auto)
  • 100 - 6400 (Manual)
Video Recording Modes: H.265
  • C4K:4096×2160
  • 24/25/30p @100Mbps
  • 4K:3840×2160
  • 24/25/30p @100Mbps
  • 2.7K:2720×1530
  • 24/25/30p @65Mbps
  • 2.7K:2720×1530
  • 48/50/60p @80Mbps
  • FHD:1920×1080
  • 24/25/30p @50Mbps
  • FHD:1920×1080 48/50/60p @65Mbps
  • FHD:1920×1080 120p @100Mbps
  • HD:1280×720 24/25/30p @25Mbps
  • HD:1280×720 48/50/60p @35Mbps
  • HD:1280×720 120p @60Mbps
H.264
  • C4K:4096×2160 24/25/30/48/50/60p @100Mbps
  • 4K:3840×2160 24/25/30/48/50/60p @100Mbps
  • 2.7K:2720×1530 24/25/30p @80Mbps
  • 2.7K:2720×1530 48/50/60p @100Mbps
  • FHD:1920×1080 24/25/30p @60Mbps
  • FHD:1920×1080 48/50/60 @80Mbps
  • FHD:1920×1080 120p @100Mbps
  • HD:1280×720 24/25/30p @30Mbps
  • HD:1280×720 48/50/60p @45Mbps
  • HD:1280×720 120p @80Mbps
Max Video Bitrate
  • 100 Mbps
Video
  • MP4/MOV (AVC/H.264; HEVC/H.265)

APP/Live View

Mobile App:

  • DJI GO 4

Live View Working Frequency:

  • 2.4 GHz ISM, 5.8 GHz ISM

Live View Quality:

  • 720P @ 30fps

Latency:

  • Phantom 4 Pro: 220 ms (depending on conditions and mobile device)
  • Phantom 4 Pro +:160 - 180 ms