Temperature -1, awake early to capture the crisp sunrise however on-route to the location I noticed a fire upon the horizon. Smoke filling the dawn sky.
This fire was too big, I just had to go and see what it was. From the location I thought it was ‘Thanet Earth’ however as I drove closer it soon become apparent it was a giant haystack. I had seen it during daylight house some 7,000 bails of hay.
Finding a spot away from the traffic and ensuring I stayed well away from the area of the fire the drone was soon in the air, moving upwind of the smoke I captured the scene above. It was bitterly cold the drone was telling me it had a data error and some of the image data my not be saved. I can only presume this was due to the temperature as I have not received the message since.
I also managed to capture some video, both the stills and video were picked up by the New’s networks.
- Camera: L1D-20c
- Focal length: 10.26mm
- Aperture: ƒ/2.8
- ISO: 100
- Shutter speed: 1/30s