meet the team
who's behind the drone pals magic?
Meet the Drone Pals team, comprised of the founders, moderators, and ambassador from across the world. What does everyone have in common? A love of travel, years of drone experience, and a friendly face!
Kyle has always had a passion for flight. What was at first a hobby, quickly turned into an evolving quest to find and create mesmerizing aerial art. He expanded his aerial portfolio and began licensing work to fortune 500 companies. Kyle enjoys the excitement people have from the unseen perspectives that aerial photography provides. This led him to create the Drone Pals concept in 2015; A platform where content creators could network and grow while inspiring other individuals with their aerial media. Kyle has also spent time developing the commercial adoption of drone technology, including working at DJI to lead their North America Enterprise Sales team. Aside from drones, Kyle loves to golf, swim, and surf.
Gabby co-founded Drone Pals in 2015 with an admiration for aerial photography and passion for connecting with people across the world. She enjoys traveling to new places and meeting new friends along the way. Aside from her role as Drone Pals co-founder, Gabby is a full time Registered Nurse. She also enjoys surfing, art, and cooking.
Martin loves shooting creative, unusual, and abstract aerial content with his various DJI drones. He has been a Drone Pals moderator for over 2 years.
Ben has been an essential part of the Drone Pals team since 2018. A local celebrity in Australia, he travels the world with his creative equipment capturing inspiring content and dreamy colors.
Josh has been a member of the Drone Pals team for 3 years. He enjoys capturing natural landscapes, especially mountains, forests, and isolated retreats.
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When it comes to capturing marine life, Charley is one of the best! He rotates between his Phantom 4 Pro, Mavic Pro 2, and Typhoon H Plus on his adventures.
Originally from South Africa, Sandrine enjoys traveling the world with her drone to create inspiring vlogs and capturing aerial footage.