Women Who Drone is an online community for female drone pilots, enthusiasts and aerial content creators. We educate and inspire women & girls to join the UAV industry by providing online lessons & workshops, news & reviews, career opportunities and a supportive group of women around the world.
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WWD Podcast - Ep11. Wind Turbine Inspections with Hélène Franchineau
Hélène Franchineau is a visual journalist, consultant, drone pilot and WWD Brand Ambassador covering Turkey, the Middle East, Central Asia and Africa but based in Istanbul. As part of her work for HF Visuals, her own company, Hélène is a versatile one-woman band who can pitch, film, edit and produce visual packages for a diversity of clients. She uses drones for her journalistic work (when it makes sense for the story); and she also travels across Turkey and the Middle East region to conduct wind turbine technical inspections.
Check out Hélène's BBC story following Baigalmaa, the Mongolian adventurer:
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WWD Podcast - Ep10. Australia's Drone Light Show with Sue Osborn
Sue Osborn was the Chief Drone Pilot for the AGB Events and Intel to run the Southern Hemisphere’s biggest drone sky show in Sydney, Australia in January 2022. Sue has a wealth of experience with drones having served in the Middle East with the Australian Army before taking on the Chief Pilot role with Mirragin.
Read about Sue's experience coordinating the largest drone light display:
Check out the ELEVATE SkyShow:
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WWD Podcast - Ep9. Interview with Christine Lozada
Christine is a drone pilot, creator, WWD ambassador and nonstop traveller. In less than 2 years she has helped thousands of people to get started with drones. In 2021 over 2 million people have seen her drone videos and she’s a finalist for winning awards as a trailblazing creator. She is also passionate about empowering and inspiring more women and people to fly drones.
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WWD Podcast - Ep8. Interview with Amanda Ochs
Amanda is a Certified Drone pilot based in Arizona and a WWD Brand Ambassador. Originally entering the drone world from an architectural background, Amanda’s love for drones and photography has fuelled her creative pursuits and eventually turned into a business.
Today, we will learn more about her drone experiences, community involvement and the lessons she has learned along the way.
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WWD Podcast - Ep7. Interview with Sandrine Hecq
Sandrine Hecq is an aerial photographer who has been flying for over 5 years and lives in Perth Western Australia. She is a travel enthusiast that takes most of her content with a drone.
Anyone can tell right away by taking a look at her work that she has an avid love for oceans and capturing the world from an aerial point of view!
She is currently an entrepreneur that runs three businesses and flying drones is a huge hobby of hers.
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WWD Podcast - Ep6 Interview with Petra Leary
Petra Leary, who is an award winning New Zealand born aerial photographer and Women Who Drone Brand Ambassador. As a world traveller, she hunts out unusual landscapes, captures them from unforeseen angles such as her signature bird’s eye angle from above, and manipulates and accentuates colours in post-production to create her final work.
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If you’re looking to learn more about women making moves in the drone industry, this podcast is for you! Very inspiring and educational to listen to!