DJI Phantom 4
Small, lightweight quadcopter capable of filming up to 4K UHD video and 12 megapixel still photo’s.

Tom Jacobs

RPC-S Qualified CAA Registered
UAV Pilot

DJI Inspire 1 Pro
Professional standard quadcopter capable of filming up to 4K UHD video and high quality 16 megapixel still’s.

Orbital Filming is run by Tom Jacobs.
Based in Cambridge, England.

“I have had a lifelong passion for photography and the great outdoors. For a number of years I have had a developing obsession for unmanned multi rotor aircraft piloting.
I have built up a lot of flying experience with hundreds of flights and flying hours recorded. Following my dream to combine photography, UAV piloting and the outdoors, Orbital Filming was born."

Tom has an official commercial unmanned pilot qualification (RPC-S) through RUSTA, and is a CAA registered pilot with his validated Permission for Commercial Operations (PfCO)
He has £5 million public liability and equipment protected commercial insurance.

Tom is also an experienced Phantom Flight School drone pilot instructor and helps guide a range of clients through their nervous first stages of flying, to assisting and advising experienced pilots through the detailed stages of gaining their PfCO certificate. He is also a PfCO examiner and assists in running the company’s PfCO courses in Maidstone.