About Us

Tom Niedrich is the owner/operator of Vortex Sky Media.
Tom has been in multimedia production, photography and webdesign for over 15 years and last year included aerial photography to complement and expand those services.

Fully licensed by CASA for up to 25kg multi-rotor , Tom has operated a multitude of UAVs not only in Australia but also in Italy, Switzerland and Germany.

In his ‘spare’ time, Tom has also been studying towards a Bachelor of Communication degree for the past six years, with about one year to go.
With a double major in Journalism and Public Relations, courses such as Media Law, Event Management and Business Communication already contribute to providing a better service in today’s multimedia and social media industries.

Tom lives in the Swan Valley, Western Australia, with his wife Ida and two teenage daughters, a Jack Russell, two black cats and four chickens.

Apart from flying drones, Tom enjoys food and wine, travelling, cooking for his family, riding motorbikes (currently BMW F800GS ) and Craft Beer.


Current Licences

CASA.ReOC.0985 RPA Remote Operator's Certificate

ARN/ Remote Pilot License (RePL) 1036636

Aircraft Radio Operators Certificate of Proficiency (AROCoP)

First Aid Certificate HLTAID001

License to perform high-risk work WL 3294077

CPCCOHS1001A Work Safely in the Construction Industry No. 1026104

 Electrical Test & Tag MTA15102

About Vortex Sky Media

We are a Perth-based multi-media production company, licensed by the CASA to provide aerial photography and videography for real estate, construction and mining.
0408 218 191
P.O.Box 2154, Perth 6069
ABN 44 048 837 590
RPA Operator's Certificate CASA.ReOC.0985

Latest News

11 January 2019
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