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Northern Ireland's River Foyle

River Roe & Lough FoyleRiver Roe & Lough Foyle

imaginelight
imaginelight
468 VŪZ 10 9
a year ago

This stunning drone video by contributor Imaginelight will come as a surprise to anyone who believes that all of the beauty of Ireland lies in its southern parts.  The River Foyle, the most important river in Ulster, empties into the Foyle Lough Estuary.  As you will see in the video, the area is simply stunning, with magnificent green pastures, the rose colored cliffs in the background, and birds gracefully skimming the waters.

County Down: Mourne Mountains

The Mourne Mountains

imaginelight
imaginelight
1.3k VŪZ 23 14
a year ago

The Mourne Mountains sit in County Down in Northern Ireland. They include Slieve Donard, the highest mountain in Ulster.  Contributor Imagine Light used a DJI Mavic Air and a DJI Inspire 2 drone to create this amazing bird's eye view of these magnificent peaks.  The Mournes feature as a filming location for HBO's Game of Thrones series, including two episodes of season one and another in season three. This video is a nominee in the second annual Drone Video Awards for the GoT category.

County Londonderry: Mussenden Temple

Mussenden Temple!

Pato.Williams
Pato.Williams
2.0k VŪZ 27 22
a year ago

Built in the last part of the 18th century, Mussenden Castle is a distinctive circular building sitting on a cliff in Northern Ireland.  It sits in County Londonderry, the northernmost of the six counties of Ulster which are part of the UK as Northern Ireland.  Mussenden overlooks Downhill Strand (Beach), which was visited by the characters Stannis Baratheon and Melisandre in HBO's Game of Thrones series.  Contributor Pato Williams used a drone to create an aerial tour of this magnificent building.  

County Down: Scrabo Tower

Scrabo Tower Overlooking Newtownards, N. Ireland

Richard Webber
Richard Webber
702 VŪZ 12 12
2 years ago

This drone video by contributor Richard Webber highlights the Scrabo Tower, an important landmark in Northern Ireland.  Shot with a DJI Spark drone, he gives us an epic bird's eye view of this lookout tower, which is located in County Down, in the northeast corner of Ulster.  The tower was built in the 1800's in commemoration of the 3rd Marquess of Londonderry, a baron who fought in the Napoleonic Wars.  

St. John's Point Lighthouse

St John's Point Lighthouse 4K

GavMart
GavMart
1.1k VŪZ 26 19
2 years ago

Contributor Gavmart created this amazing drone video of St. John's Lighthouse, an important navigation aid to coastal shipping in Northern Ireland.  The lighthouse is located near Ardglass in County Down, a harbor town which continues to host a substantial fishing fleet.  St. Johns helps these and other watercraft to navigate the treacherous waters of the Irish Sea along the eastern coast of the province of Ulster, which is split between the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland.

Pro Demo Reel from Northern Ireland

Soarscape - Aerial Showreel

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soarscape
2.1k VŪZ 33 33
2 years ago

Soarscape is one of the top commercial drone piloting firms in Northern Ireland, and their work covers the span of the six counties which make up this region of the UK.  Their video includes aerial views of some of the most amazing sites in Northern Ireland, which is sometimes called Ulster (although Ulster also includes County Donegal of the Irish Republic).   You will be treated to bird's eye views of the majestic cliffs, ancient baronial estates, historical fishing villages, and shimmering castles.  

County Londonderry: Benone Beach

Downhill Sunset - Benone

imaginelight
imaginelight
1.1k VŪZ 22 16
a year ago

Imaginelight brings us this phenomenal drone video from a beach in Northern Ireland which appeared in HBO's Game of Thrones.  Benone Beach (sometimes called Downhill Beach) is an 11 km (7 mi) stretch of beach at the very northern tip of Ulster, in County Londonderry.  This was one of the locations which Game of Thrones used for filming Seasons 2 and 7.  It was here where Red Witch Melisandre declared "for the night is dark and full of terrors”.

County Antrim: Dunluce Castle

Dunluce Castle, N. Ireland (Harrenhal in Game of Thrones)

AdventurousDrone
AdventurousDrone
2.5k VŪZ 18 12
2 years ago

AdventurousDrone created this beautiful drone video of Dunluce Castle, at the northern tip of Northern Ireland in County Antrim.  The now-ruined castle was built in the 13th century and has been the subject of many cultural references. Most recently, it stood in as Harrenhal, the largest castle in Westeros in the HBO Game of Thrones series. The castle has a storied history, having changed hands several times between various baronies that held sway over the region.

FPV Video of Mussenden Temple

It's time to Dive!!! (Kwad Kore Edition ) FPV Freestyle Mussenden Temple

ummjapan4_fpv
ummjapan4_fpv
434 VŪZ 7 10
2 years ago

Watch this FPV video by ummjapan4_fpv to get an entirely new perspective on one of the more iconic sites in the UK's Northern Ireland.  He took his miniquad out to Downhill Strand (beach), in County Londonderry, near the northernmost point of Ulster.  He was able to capture some epic footage of the beach as well as Mussendon Temple, the 18th century landmark which overlooks the beach and is one of the most well known sites in the region.  

 

Aerial Tour of Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland

Foto_events
Foto_events
312 VŪZ 13 7
2 years ago

Many endeared spots in Northern Ireland have provided perfect filming locations for Game of Thrones, such as the The Dark Hedges in County Antrim (which served as the King's Road, used by Arya Stark to escape the city in Season 1), and Ballintoy Harbour in County Antrim (which stood in as Port of Pyke in Season 2, when Theon Greyjoy returned to the Iron Islands).  These are some of the amazing sights captured by drone pilot Foto-events in his video recapping a trip to Northern Ireland.

Landmarks of Northern Ireland

Northern Ireland

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374 VŪZ 16 9
a year ago

A popular tourist trek in Northern Ireland is to go along the Causeway Coast in County Antrim.  Along the way, they’ll find attractions such as the Rope Bridge and the Giant’s Causeway, as well as a few of the filming locations for the HBO series Game of Thrones such as Dunluce Castle (Harrenhal), Ballintoy (the port of Pyke), the Cushendun Caves, (Stormlands), Downhill Strand (Dragonstone), and the Dark Hedges (King’s Road).  Several of these landmarks are shown in this video.

Cushdendun Caves, County Antrim

Exploring Cushendun Caves - Game of Thrones Filming Location

photasma
photasma
207 VŪZ 8 6
2 years ago

The fascinating Cushendun Caves of County Antrim in Nothern Ireland were formed over 400 million years and not only offer unique photo ops and beautiful hiking, but have also claimed a bit of attention due to their serving as the 'Stormlands' in Season 2 of HBO's Game of Thrones.  The priestess Melisandre is escorted here by Davos Seaworth (at the behest of Stannis Baratheon), only to give birth shortly thereafter to a ominous shadow figure.

Londonderry's Slieve Gallion

Narnia Drone Flight Over Snow Covered Slieve Gallion

Martin McKenna
Martin McKenna
674 VŪZ 18 8
3 years ago

Slieve Gallion is a well known mountain in Northern Ireland in Londonderry, the northwesternmost county in British Ulster.  It's part of the Sperrin Mountains, which run across much of Northern Ireland.   Slieve Gallion has a peak elevation of just under 530 meters, or a bit over 1.7k ft.  The mountain is what's known as a volcanic plug, which occurs when a volcano's magma hardens within a vent.  Check out this beautiful mountain from a drone's eye view in this beautiful video by contributor Martin McKenna.  

Derry: Northern Ireland's Second City

Amazing Derry - River Foyle

imaginelight
imaginelight
232 VŪZ 10 8
a year ago

Check out this beautiful drone video of Derry in Northern Ireland, compliments of contributor imaginelight.  Also known as Londonderry, it's the second largest city in British Ulster after Belfast.  It's one of the oldest continuously inhabited settlements on the island.  Its old walled city is situated on the west bank of the River Foyle, in the northwestern corner of the province.  It is geographically and to some extent culturally close to County Donegal, the northernmost county of Republican Ireland.  

Cuilcagh Mountain

Cuilcagh Mountain Fermanagh Boardwalk

Paul Murray
Paul Murray
343 VŪZ 10 8
2 years ago

Cuilcagh Mountain is an important peak in the Ulster province of northern Ireland.  It sits on the border between County Fermanagh of Northern Ireland (part of the UK) and County Cavan in Republican Ireland.  It's the highest of the Breifne Mountains; its peak elevation is just under 670 meters or a bit under 2.3k ft.  The area is home to one of the largest bog areas in Ireland.   Contributor and drone pilot Paul Murray created this beautiful bird's eye view of the mountain and its surroundings.  

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