Vermont Drone is all about capturing Vermont’s beauty, not only from the ground, but from the air as well.

We are Vermont’s leading Professional Aerial, Ground, Interior, and Underwater Photography/Cinematography, Data Collection, and 2D/3D Photogrammetry services provider.

Vermont Drone can help take your marketing to new heights! Literally!

From aerial and ground photography/cinematography, brand/capital advertising, TV production, TV ads, pre-roll internet video ads, residential real estate, commercial real estate, 360° images/videos, product photography, animation/CGI, marketing strategy consulting, content creation, Social Media Marketing, to Visual Media Production.

Residential Real Estate
Our professional Interior, Exterior and Aerial Photographs have become the “new standard” for agents and home sellers as it greatly enhances the buyer’s perception of the home and property.
Commercial Real Estate
Our photos and videos can greatly help increase the odds and speed of leasing or selling a commercial or industrial property.
Data Collection
Vermont Drone provides outstanding Data Collection for Mapping, Construction, Planning, Documentation, and Agriculture Data Collection to Industrial, Commercial, Agriculture, Telecoms, and Other Sectors.

Who is Vermont Drone?

We’re not just some guy with a drone. Vermont Drone’s team of local, insured FAA licensed Remote Pilots and award-winning Professional Photographers, Cinematographers, Editors/Colorists, Development Managers, Construction Consultants, and Engineers work together to exceed all your expectations and needs. Every time.

Our diverse team provides full service ground, underwater, and aerial photography/cinematography, production, and data collection services throughout Vermont, New England, and beyond. We have produced award-winning ground AND aerial photography, cinematography and imagery for all types of marketing collateral, social media, and advertising platforms, even TV.

Vermont Drone’s highly experienced and professional team allows you and your employees to continue to work without disruption or distractions! We’ll get the job done safely and correct — with minimal oversight, input, and management by your company. We’ll take care of everything from FAA compliance, OSHA/Safety compliance, scheduling, on-site photography/data capture, editing, to final delivery.

Steve Mermelstein, Vermont Drone’s Founder and Director of Photography, is a renowned photography workshop instructor and professional photographer with over 32 years of photography and model aircraft/drone flight experience. Staff sponsored by several major camera manufacturers and even named a “Top 50 US Photographer” three years in a row by Samsung USA.

Vermont Drone has been featured in newspapers, TV, and online media. See Vermont Drone In The News!

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We moved!

On January 02, 2017, Vermont Drone moved into Generator, Vermont’s premier makerspace. Located on Sears Ln (just off Pine Street) in Burlington, Vermont’s popular South End Arts District, Generator is a combination of artist studios, classrooms, and business incubator at the intersection of art, science, and technology. In addition to Vermont Drone’s own private studio […]

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Covid Update

We have an ironclad commitment to health and safety. Our focus is to keep customers and employees safe, and to continue to deliver outstanding service during these unprecedented times.

Our crews are following all health and safety precautions including frequent hand washing and gear sanitization, plus masks and physical distancing at all times. If employees feel sick, are sick or have any concerns with exposure, they will stay at home.

Wind and other weather conditions limit operational flight days. FAA/ATC coordination may also cause delays in some flight areas. For the fastest service it is important to get in queue and secure a shoot date ASAP. Please Request A Quote to automatically get added to the queue, discuss your project, and obtain pricing.

PLEASE NOTE: Indoor races and practice meetups are suspended. All Workshops are available online. Our retail shop/repair location is temporarily closed.