Aerial Photography

creative and inspiring aerial footage

Real Estate

photo tours, marketing videos, construction inspections

Drone Mapping & Inspections
& Inspections
Towers, Bridges, Insurance Claims, Solar Panels, Rooftops, Storm Damage

Professional Aerial Photography, Videography, Mapping & Inspections

Southern Aerial Images is an FAA Part 107 licensed, Alabama-based business providing professional aerial photography, video and mapping. We strive to safely capture aerial footage that will show a unique perspective that will set your business apart. All unmanned aerial systems include GPS flight systems with live video feedback and fail-safes built in. Our drones are always flown by a professional pilot.

Whether you are looking for help with managing your land or hunting club, inspecting a home or building, want to monitor a construction site or would like to make your MLS listing stand out, Southern Aerial Images can help you achieve your goals within your budget. Don’t forget we can also shoot your event if you would like to capture special memories or gather footage for your marketing plan.

Trained with FEMA for National Disaster Preparedness using Unmanned Aerial Systems.

FAA Part 107 Licensed | FEMA Trained

Professionally trained and licensed by the FAA under Part 107 for commercial drone operations.

We are also trained with FEMA for National Disaster Preparedness using Unmanned Aerial Systems.

precision agriculture

Precision Agriculture

Normalized difference vegetation index (NDVI), plant health



Promotional photos and videos, advertising, photos and video tours

real estate

Real Estate

Property photos, video tours, virtual tours and panoramic photos, residential and commercial property marketing, hotel and resort marketing



Commercial and residential rooftop inspections, storm damage assessments, cell and water towers, bridges, solar panels, insurance claims, adjustments, before/after photos



Virtual tours and panoramic photos, planning, 2D and 3D mapping elevation maps, site progress and monitoring, marketing, surveying



Weddings, event coverage, extreme or action sports, promos, news, behind the scenes previews, unique coverage and angles


Multirotor Drone: DJI Inspire 1 Pro Quadcopter - X5

  • Video: UHD:5K (4096×2160) 24/25p
  • Photos: 16MP
  • Lenses (distortion free): Zenmuse X5
  • Max speed: 50 mph
  • DJI Lightbridge HD video downlink for the Pilot and Camera Operator with optional output
  • Carbon fiber booms lift out of sight, allowing unrestricted 360⁰ view
  • Coordinate flight waypoints via iPad app
  • Fail-safe system