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Lake District: Windermere and Lea Tarn

Lake District

newcastlemale
newcastlemale
1.0k VŪZ 12 18
13 days ago

Top contributor newcastlemale used a DJI Phantom 4 drone to create this stunning aerial video of Northern England's famous Lakes District.  It opens with some shots around Lake Windermere, England's largest natural lake, including the Neo-Gothic Wray Castle on its western shore and the town of Ambleside Waterhead at its north end.  The video ends with some epic footage of the tiny Lea Tarn, a tiny lake which lies to the northwest of Windermere.  

Cumbria: England's Lake District

The Lake District Nation Park, UK.

agrippa907th
agrippa907th
2.3k VŪZ 58 42
2 years ago

The Lake District is an area of lakes and rolling mountains in the northwest section of England, in County Cumbria.  It is one of the most popular tourist areas of North England, and it's a designated UNESCO Natural Heritage site.  Using a DJI Mavic Pro drone, contributor Agrippa907th created this amazing aerial video of this national treasure, which helped to inspire some of England's most famous poets and novelists, and more recently was the filming location for a Star Wars series movie.

Lancashire: Pleasington Priory

Pleasington Priory,Lancashire UK

Stratus Imagery
Stratus Imagery
1.3k VŪZ 28 17
a year ago

Pleasington Priory, or the Church of St Mary and St John Baptist, is a Roman Catholic church in the village of Pleasington.  The village is part of Lancashire, one of the counties of northwestern England.  The Priory is recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade I listed building, the level reserved for sites of the highest importance.  Contributor Stratus Imagery used a combination of drone and ground cameras to create a marvelous portrait of this cultural site.  

Farming in Lancashire

Harvest Time

Stratus Imagery
Stratus Imagery
385 VŪZ 21 15
2 years ago

The agricultural revolution was born in England, and eventually fed into the industrial revolution beginning in the late 18th century.   Contributor Stratus Imagery does a good deal of commercial aerial videography of large scale farming operations, primarily in northern England.  In this video, they use a drone to film a New Holland tractor harvesting hay in the region of Lancashire, the area just north of Manchester and Liverpool on England's western coast.

The Skyscrapers of Manchester

City Drone Footage with Skyscrapers in Stunning Lighting

admr1985
admr1985
1.1k VŪZ 10 17
a month ago

Contributor admr1985 used a very creative vlog format to showcase some beautiful drone footage of the skyscrapers of Manchester, England.  Manchester is the center of the largest metropolitan area in Northern England.  The epicenter of the Industrial Revolution which began in the late 18th century, it now sports one of the most modern looking skylines in the UK.  Its tallest building, which you'll see in the video, is the 64 story, 200 meter (659 ft.) Deansgate Square.  It was completed in 2018.  

Lakes District: Cats Bells

Cats Bells ,Lake District

theperspectiveexperiment
theperspectiveexperiment
469 VŪZ 18 10
2 years ago

Theperspectiveexperiment created this beautiful drone video of one of the most beautiful parts of the Lakes District in Northern England.  The video was shot in the Catbells, a series of hills overlooking Derwentwater, one of the main lakes in the region. The stunning and unusual natural scenery has caught the attention of filmmakers, most notably those producing the Star Wars series: Derwentwater features prominently as a filming scene for Star Wars: Episode VII – The Force Awakens (2015).

Liverpool: Port of the Industrial Revolution

Liverpool Water front

Marco Don
Marco Don
106 VŪZ 9 6
8 months ago

Marco Don created this drone video of Liverpool, the great port city in Northern England.  Located in the Mersey River estuary a bit to the southwest of Manchester, Liverpool played a key role in Britain's (and the world's) Industrial Revolution as the primary port by which cotton from the United States reached England's textile mills.  At the zenith of its arc, Liverpool was one of the wealthiest cities in the world.  More recently, Liverpool gave birth to a pop music sensation known as the Beatles.   

Wastwater: England's Deepest Lake

Wastwater

newcastlemale
newcastlemale
192 VŪZ 7 7
7 months ago

Top contributor Newcastlemale used a DJI Phantom 4 Pro drone to create this phenomenal aerial video of a spot in the Lakes District of the UK.  Wastwater (sometimes called Wast Water) is a glacial lake in the western part of the District, one of the top destinations in Northern England.  It's not only a stunningly beautiful spot, but it's also the deepest lake in England with a maximum depth of 79 meters (just under 260 ft.).   In 2007, the lake was the winner of a national poll to determine Britain's Favourite View.  

Blencathra: Star Wars Filming Location

Blencathra Via Sharp Edge // Aerial Adventure // Episode 10 // Lake District // Phantom 4 Pro Drone

Joshua Paul Gardner
Joshua Paul Gardner
128 VŪZ 11 7
8 months ago

The Lake District is northern England is famous not just for its lakes but for the sharp ridges which run through the area. Blencathra is one of the sharpest of these hills, and it's a legendary hiking spot because of it.  The unusual geology of the area led it to become a principal filming location for the 2015 film Star Wars: The Force Awakens; Blencathra is visible in an X-Wing fighter scene.  Check out this amazing spot in northern England from contributor and drone pilot Joshua Paul Gardner.

Liverpool's Sefton Park

Sefton Park | Liverpool, England | DJI Mavic Pro Test Flight | 4K Video

hamza_mujtaba
hamza_mujtaba
265 VŪZ 9 6
2 years ago

Top contributor hamza_mujtaba created this beautiful aerial video of a well known park in Liverpool, England.  Sefton Park is located in an eponymously named neighborhood in the southern part of the city.  Liverpool is the center of the fifth largest metropolitan area in the UK, after London, Birmingham, Manchester, and Leeds.  The park was created by picking a design that was awarded via a competition, opening in 1872. It's a listed site on the English Historical Register.  

Lake District Reel

Hovershotz aerial showreel Lake District

Hovershotz
Hovershotz
454 VŪZ 13 10
10 months ago

Hovershotz created this epic drone reel of England's Lake District one of the great natural treasures of the UK.  Most of the district forms a national park (the UK's largest) which covers an enormous area of almost 2.4k square km (about 900 square mi.) -  a significant proportion of Cumberland, the county which covers the northwestern part of England.   The District is known as much for its mountains and forests as its lakes, and has captivated the minds of some of England's top literary names for centuries.  

Historical Train in the Lakes District

Chasing Thomas The Tank Engine With A Drone.

Joshua Paul Gardner
Joshua Paul Gardner
1.8k VŪZ 29 13
7 months ago

Lakelside & Haverthwaite Railway is a historical railroad which runs about 5 km (3 mi.) through Cumbria in the Lakes District of Northern England.  Sections of the road were once used to film footage for the Thomas the Tank Engine TV series.  In this drone video by Joshua Paul Gardner, you'll get an amazing bird's eye view of this historic railroad, which runs through an area of some of the most beautiful natural scenery in the entire United Kingdom.

Cheshire Castles and Liverpool

S a n d C a s t l e .

Droneruk
Droneruk
1.1k VŪZ 18 19
a year ago

Contributor Droneruk put together this impressive collage from four spots in North West England.  Unusually, he combined footage from a DJI Mavic Pro drone and FPV footage.  The video features footage from two castles in Cheshire: Peckforton Castle and Beeston Castle.  The action then shifts a bit to the north, to the port city of Liverpool.  Here you'll see Crosby Beach and the famous Wheel of Liverpool, on its famous waterfront.   

SUP Charity Event in Southport

Santa Sprint 2018 Southport UK

Stratus Imagery
Stratus Imagery
113 VŪZ 5 6
6 months ago

What better way to ring in the holidays then dressing up as Santa and jumping on a stand-up paddleboard to brave the waters of the Irish Sea in northern England?  Seeing is believing.  Check out this drone video by Stratus Imagery of the annual Santa Spirit event in Southport, a mid-sized port town in Merseyside.  The event draws funding for the local Queensport Hospice.  It should be noted that those Santa outfits are NOT wetsuits and that water is VERY cold! 

Roman Fortress in Cumbria

Roman Fort Ruins and Remains (Drone Footage)

MrJakeSilvester
MrJakeSilvester
263 VŪZ 8 8
2 years ago

Check out this amazing drone video of an important ancient ruins site in northern England, compliments of MrJakeSilvester.  The subject is the Hardknott Roman Fort.  It's located in a pass of the same name between two valleys in England's Lakes District, in County Cumbria.  The fort was built in the 2nd century AD, during the time when most of England was under Roman occupation.  The fort was garrisoned by about 500 cavalrymen who came from the Dalmation Coast in what is present-day Croatia.  

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