There are times when you want to fly your drone over water. Personally, I have got some amazing footage of dolphins and waves by flying over water and learning to fly over water comfortably means that you will be able to get similar shots too. In this video, we are going to talk about all of the things that you need to do to fly safely with a drone over water and all of the special considerations that you need to make.

Full article:

0:00 – introduction
0:49 – fly out with a headwind
1:53 – check the weather
3:11 – disable vision positioning system
4:29 – course lock
5:31 – update GPS location
6:33 – start with a small test flight
7:45 – plan your route
8:58 – emergency landing spots
9:46 – stay away from birds
10:36 – local laws
11:44 – summary