BNUC-S, GVC and EASA A1-A3 qualified pilot. 

CAA Operational Authorisation holder.

Fully insured with £5,000,000 PLI.



Flying drones commercially since 2014 for Film, TV, Branded Content and Outside Broadcast.

Extensive experience flying heavy lift, FPV and full range of DJI systems.

Previously worked as a DJI engineer for customer drone builds and repairs.


DJI Inspire 2 with X5S and X7 camera

ProsRes, ProRes RAW & RAW

DJI Mavic 2 Pro

Fleet of GoPro FPV Drones

See full kit list here


I operate on a white label basis, flying drones as a trusted pilot for numerous high end, TV and Film drone companies in the UK.

When not working, I can be found rock climbing, cycling, running or hiking in the Peak District.

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Phils listening skills are right up there with his aircraft knowledge, control and sense of creativity, so whether he's answering to a director/camera operator or working alone, he really has an understanding of the shot that's required. This is a surprisingly rare quality in a drone pilot! 

—  Skyhook TV