Drone by the hour | Drone photography and video in Boston


Drone by the hour is Boston’s premiere drone photography and video company. With years of experience, fully faa compliant and insured; we operate with flying cameras ranging from the 4k DJI Mavic to larger crafts to fit your budget and needs. Operating throughout Massachusetts and New England, Drone by the hour specializes in high resolution drone aerial photography and videography, 2D/3D modeling for:

  • Architects/engineers and designers
  • Boating (sales and events)
  • Building inspections (visual, thermal and 3D)
  • Commercial/residential real estate and land sales, floor height panoramas
  • Events
  • Ground photography of all types
  • Hotels, golf courses and resorts
  • Inspections and structural engineering
  • Live aerial video feeds in 1080p, youtube or facebook live supported
  • Mapping/Surveying
  • Renewable energy companies
  • Sporting events
  • TV/Film/Web Video production
  • Weddings

New services!

  • Aerial and ground time-lapses of commercial and residential construction projects (daily, weekly, monthly site visits)
  • 3D Video and 3D aerial video (3D video works with online virtual tours, Facebook 360 and VR headsets)
  • Centimeter accurate (2-3% as accurate as lidar) 3D Maps and 3D models (point cloud, DTM, contour and texture mesh digital models, various outputs supported)