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Drones getting off the ground | with Amanda LeemingDrones getting off the ground | with Amanda LeemingDrones getting off the ground | with Amanda Leeming


Drones getting off the ground | with Amanda Leeming

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Getting your drone off the ground | Flying with Amanda Leeming

Sunday 29th March, 10:00am – 1:00pm OR 1:30pm - 4:30pm


Looking to purchase your first drone? Need a hand with a drone you already own? Wex drone expert and CAA certified pilot, Amanda Leeming will be on-hand to help you with everything you need to know about successfully getting off the ground in a safe and obsticle free environment. 


  • Introduction to drone equipment and associated cameras
  • The basics of flying
  • Getting off the ground
  • Capturing basic aerial shots
  • Overview and time for questions

We have a range of drones for your training but if you already have one you'd rather practice with, feel free to bring it along. We can talk you through the setup and ensure you have applied the best settings for your drone usage, and to have a safe flight.

Please arrive 10 minutes before your selected workshop time to ensure a prompt start.

The expert:

Amanda Leeming, a Nikon photographer based in East Anglia, is a PfCO and CAA qualified drone pilot. Primarily flying a DJI Mavic Air Pro 2, and using height and aerial photography to create stunning compositions for commercial and personal projects, Amanda's work has been featured in several photography magazines. http://www.amandaleemingphotography.co.uk

You will need:

- Drone (optional - drones will be provided)

- Comfortable footwear

- Drinks


Wex Photo Video

Wex Photo Video

Established in 1997, Wex Photo Video has helped over 800,000 photographers and videographers achieve their goals. Wex’s dedication to service, expertise and customer satisfaction is underpinned by competitive prices and the largest range of any UK photo and video retailer, with over 19,000 products. The website is complemented by a specialist Customer Contact team, Showroom and extensive online content. Customers can contact Wex seven days a week by phone, email, live chat, social media or in person.