Just before Xmas this year we were lucky enough to fly the Alexa Mini on a TVC for Suzuki shot in the Wellington and Wairarapa regions.
Here is SKYHOOK operator Jess Charlton rocking 6K images from the RED Dragon during a commercial shoot on some amazing South Island countryside – we were able to achieve some stunning 6K captures of the incredible scenery here in NZ.
Here we are back in the South Island conducting some autonomous pre programmed flights for a TVC – this little quad runs the Pixhawk flight system and is capable of sustained flight times and complex waypoint routines.
This February we were lucky enough to travel the length of the South Island west coast with the good folk from Curious Film shooting aerials for the Monteiths TVC campaign. What a brilliant trip with amazing weather and light to be had at every turn. The machine is our flat 8 octocopter tuned for the […]
This winter we returned to Vanuatu for a couple of months. We were shooting for the tourism office and also an inhouse project involving a lot of time underwater ! Incorporating some ideas gained from our trip last year we built a custom tropical copter for durability and low operating temps – great machine that […]
The month of June saw us back in Christchurch undertaking our first 4K shoot with the lovely folk from Belmont Productions. After shooting 4K I am not sure I can go back ! Nicely integrated aerials can be seen here in a smple of the Belmont Productions output.
Its great to see the crew down at Storybox getting good use from some flights we completed last year around the recently finished Overseas Terminal development. These flights were some of the last we completed in HD having moved on to 4K aquisition even for HD delivery.
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