An automated hands-free umbrella (10), having a controller unit integration module (20) with a motor assembly (30). The motor assembly (30) has a shaft (42) and a directional propeller (34). A power module (60) has a housing (62). The housing (62) has a gas container module (50). The gas container module (50) has a container having gas (52). Further having an umbrella canopy module (70), a handle assembly (140), and a data coordinator system module (120). The automated hands-free umbrella (10) sustains itself in the air by controlling the umbrella's buoyancy or floatability with an incorporated gas (G), such as helium. Also has means to hover over a user, even as the user is stationary or while moving.