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'It is a photographer's dream' - breathtaking drone footage over Waveney

PUBLISHED: 12:55 11 February 2019 | UPDATED: 13:10 11 February 2019

Brett Ford, who lives in Beccles has always had an eye for photography. Picture: Contributed by Brett Ford

Brett Ford, who lives in Beccles has always had an eye for photography. Picture: Contributed by Brett Ford

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"Beccles is just terrific for photography - it is a photographer's dream" said Brett Ford, who captured these sweeping scenes of the town with his drone last month.

He has taken images over Lowestoft and Oulton Broad, Geldeston Locks, Pakefield, as well as Covehithe. Picture: Contributed by Brett FordHe has taken images over Lowestoft and Oulton Broad, Geldeston Locks, Pakefield, as well as Covehithe. Picture: Contributed by Brett Ford

Mr Ford who hails from Corton Colville, moved to the area six years ago.

He invested in the aerial device to capture the stunning birds-eye shots of the market town and surrounding areas.

On January 21, Mr Ford set out to the Beccles Quay on a still winter day and flew over the pristine, glass-like scene of the quay.

He said if there is even a hint a wind, he won’t take the drone out.

Mr Ford has been using his drone to capture the aerial shots since last year, including this sunny view of Pakefield in September. Picture: Contributed by Brett FordMr Ford has been using his drone to capture the aerial shots since last year, including this sunny view of Pakefield in September. Picture: Contributed by Brett Ford

Mr Ford has been using his drone to capture the aerial shots since last year.

He has taken images over Lowestoft and Oulton Broad, Geldeston Locks, Pakefield, as well as Covehithe.

“I am a happy snapper,” Mr Ford said.

The photographer purchased a The photographer purchased a "cheap" drone last year and started taking these shots around Waveney. Picture: Contributed by Brett Ford

On August 23, Mr Ford captured this stunning images of Covehiithe Cliffs. Picture: Contributed by Brett FordOn August 23, Mr Ford captured this stunning images of Covehiithe Cliffs. Picture: Contributed by Brett Ford

This stunning image was captured in Beccles on November 15. Picture: Contributed  by Brett Ford.This stunning image was captured in Beccles on November 15. Picture: Contributed by Brett Ford.

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