We are a Professional Unmanned Aircraft System (UAS) Operator with a passion for aviation.

We specialise in different flight operations to suit your specific needs. Based in East London and established in March 2015 by partners Dominic Ischt & Nick Shellock, TOPDRONE aims to set the creative boundaries of aerial photography & film, whilst ensuring the highest standards in safety and flight operation. We boast a 100% safety record with no incidents recorded in our operational history.

We provide businesses with material to set them apart and ahead of the competition.

We are fully CAA Approved and have permission to Operate with accredited BNUC-S qualifications.

Fully CAA Approved

Accredited licenses

Fully Insured

Fully Qualified Pilots

Dominic Ischt

Founder of Topdrone

UAV Pilot

Editing & Post Production

Aerial Survey Consultant

With a BSc in Geography focusing on GIS and digital cartography, Dominic understands the data that aerial film and photography collects and can advise you on the applications of the data and what is best for your needs.

Nick Shellock

Managing Director at Topdrone

UAV Pilot

Project Management & Director

Aerial Photography & Film Consultant

From booking initial meetings, to keeping the social media pages up to date. Nick knows everything about Topdrone and what’s required to go from initial brief to final production. With 7 years’ experience in management Nick is on hand to ensure that everything runs smoothly behind the scenes.