Check out this drone video: Unseen Mongolia

Mongolia has been featured before in the drone video section on DroneXL. It's high time to show new images made by Bashir Abu Shakra of this beautiful country. He spent 18 days in one of the most remote areas of the massive Northeast Asian country. The video contains beautiful shots of the very characteristic rock formations of the country. The distinctive white Mongolian horses also come into view.

On expedition to create drone video

In the video description, Bashir Abu explains what was involved in the expedition.

“This year, I decided to make one of the hardest but most exciting decisions I've ever made: exploring Mongolia for 18 days. I didn't know what to expect. All I could rely on was months of preliminary land exploration via Google Earth and then turning this exploration into real life.”

“The places I wanted to explore were very remote and difficult to reach, even by car: there are hardly any roads. 90% of the travel agencies wouldn't take me to the desired locations because they are so remote. At one point, an agency put me in touch with a very experienced driver, on the condition that the expedition would remain strictly private. I accepted the offer.”

“What I have experienced and seen can be seen in this film. It was one of the biggest challenges I've ever faced, but I haven't regretted it. I have become a better person after this spiritual exploration expedition.”

This article first appeared on Dronewatch and is written by Wiebe de Jager who is also a DroneXL contributor.

Follow on your Google News feed.

Get your Part 107 Certificate

Pass the test and take to the skies with the Pilot Institute. We have helped thousands of people become airplane and commercial drone pilots. Our courses are designed by industry experts to help you pass FAA tests and achieve your dreams.

pilot institute dronexl

Copyright © 2023. All rights reserved. The content, images, and intellectual property on this website are protected by copyright law. Reproduction or distribution of any material without prior written permission from is strictly prohibited. For permissions and inquiries, please contact us here.

FTC: is an Amazon Associate and uses affiliate links that can generate income from qualifying purchases. We do not sell, share, rent out, or spam your email.

Wiebe de Jager
Wiebe de Jager

Wiebe de Jager is the founder of Dronewatch and author of several bestselling books about drone photography. Wiebe is a certified drone pilot and has a full ROC license.

Articles: 312

Leave a Reply

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Share via
Copy link
Powered by Social Snap
%d bloggers like this: