Biltmore Estate Aerials

Recently we were able to shoot aerial photography for an ad agency at the Biltmore House, located in Asheville, North Carolina. The shear size of this house is mind blowing.  The square footage of the entire house is close to 150,000 …

Reverie | Short Film

The latest aerial video shoot took place in Winstin-Salem, NC with some college students from UNCSA (Filmmaking School).  They were working on a senior film project which required some epic aerials.  How original. We shot with a Red Dragon along with …

River Rafting Aerials

After driving deep into the Smokey Mountains, we came to a perfect clearing for us to film aerials of folks rafting down the French Broad River with French Broad Rafting & Ziplines. The air was peaceful, and the sun was …

BMW PC Aerials

It was an early and sunny morning, arriving at the BMW Performance Center in South Carolina.  We were working with bigVision Communications and Virtual Image today. BMW wanted to show off their facility along with their motorcycle training course.  I was …

Dorton Arena Aerials

Another early morning in Winston-Salem, North Carolina.  This time, we’re shooting aerials at the Dorton Arena with UNC-TV and Virtual Image. The goal was to fly both outside and inside the arena.  Whenever we get to fly indoors, our true …

Dupont Waterfall Aerials

The sky was peaceful as the sun rose above the Blue Ridge mountains at the waterfalls in Dupont, North Carolina.  This was going to be a good day. Once we assembled the octocopter, James dialed in the Panasonic GH4.  We were …

Queens Cup Horse Race

We had a blast filming over at the Queens Cup Steeplechase in Charlotte, North Carolina.  It was quite an experience filming horses from the air and in such a large environment! Now because the crowds were positioned more on the …

Aerial Real Estate

One thing that real estate agents are finding out more and more is the fact that aerial cinematography adds a lot of production value to their “house tour” videos.  A lot of real estate companies have purchased their own quadcopters …

GE Capital TV Spot

We had a blast shooting at a wood processing plant in Old Fort, NC for a TV spot for GE Capital, K2 Productions and Virtual Image. The wind was picking up all morning, which never puts a smile on my face. …

Aerials in Charleston

We had a blast shooting our Multi Rotor Tutorial Series for Filmmakers in Charleston South Carolina recently.  The weather was great for January.  Some days were in the mid 60’s.  Perfect for aerial cinematography. The purpose of our trip was …

NatGeo Wild

We were able to take part in the “bird release” that NatGeo Wild with the Discovery Channel was hosting.  We teamed up with Virtual Image and showed up in Rockingham, NC at a rock quarry.  In the quarry, there were …

American Drag Racing

With the multi rotor loaded up, we set out for ADRL (American Drag Racing League)  in Rockingham, NC at the speedway drag way. Dragsters from all over the world got together in September 2013 to win some series cash money. …