Let's Get It Done

  • Experienced. We know how to safely fly a UAV and capture the cinematic shot for your project.
  • Legal. Chad is an FAA certified UAV pilot and certified under the FAA’s new Part 107 rules.
  • Insured. Our gear and services are fully insured so you don’t have to worry.
  • Incredible. Our drone is capable of capturing incredible 4k video and photographs in vivid color.
  • Vision. Our drone is an extension of our creative process. Giving us the ability to capture our great cinematic style from the sky.
  • Knowledge. We are in the business to help promote other companies. We have the know how to incorporate great aerial photo and video into your project.

South Dakota Drone Service was started by our business from the ground up with one specific goal in mind… To provide our clients with the best aerial photography and cinematic videography. 

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Real Estate

Let us show you how we can help create a cinematic film of your property. By adding aerial video to our Real Estate Film projects adds a smooth and elegant look
to your property.

Bad Ass Drone


The ability to add aerial footage to your next video project will take your companies brand to all new heights. Flying our aerial camera adds a smooth cinematic motion
to your business film. Call our studio to see how we can help elevate your companies image.

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Our Bird

Our UAV is capable of capturing 4k video in modest conditions. The smooth gimbal stabilized camera system produces sharp, vibrant video and photos. The addition
of our drone gives us a full range of cinematic tools to create a business film for you and your business. We invite you to see the difference.

Aerial Video Gallery

South Dakota Drone Service is a part of Chad Phillips Photography. We are a Commercial Photography and Cinematic Video company. Our home base is in Sioux Falls, South Dakota, but our client base is nationwide. Take a look at our gallery, then contact us. We would love to hear your ideas.

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Chad Phillips Photography | 300 N Euclid Ave | Sioux Falls, South Dakota 57104 | 605.336.0777 | photos@chadphillipsphotography.com