This is a selection of shots from some of our favorite shoots from 2012.
In order to capture these breath-taking aerial views from around the world, SkyMotion Video makes use of the latest remote-controlled helicopter (or multi-copter) technologies in a customized configuration specifically designed for professional aerial cinematography.
To learn more about SkyMotion Video, or to inquire about hiring our services, please visit: SkyMotionVideo.com
Chuck Taylor has been a working professional Director of Photography for the past 9 years on a wide-range of productions in both film and television, and was a winner at the 2008 Canadian Society of Cinematographers (CSC) awards. Knowing and understanding the importance of great lighting, proper framing, and smooth camera movement, Taylor is an invaluable on-set resource. As a pilot of remote-controlled aircraft, Taylor has done it all – taking off from small to big boats, flat to rocky ground, ice to sand.
Gabrielle Nadeau is a rich resource of artistic and technical know-how. Starting in the film and television industry as a technician for both the electric and grip departments, she quickly learned to troubleshoot technical challenges on set and be a great team player. In the past, Gabrielle has led her own production company, directing a wide-range of material including, commercials, corporate videos, short films and 3D animations. With her keen sense for great storytelling, Gabrielle ensures that SkyMotion Video gets the right images for the right message.
Fly safely with SkyMotion Video’s team of fully certified pilots.
Video equipment is expensive, and lives are irreplaceable. At SkyMotion Video we take safety very seriously. To keep pace with our clients’ visions, our team is routinely training and has received certification from the following organizations:
CCUVS Certified UAS Operators
We hold Civil and Commercial Unmanned Aerial Systems Safety Training Certificates from the Canadian Centre for Unmanned Vehicle Systems (CCUVS) in Medicine Hat, Alberta.
Industry Canada Licensed Operators
We hold Industry Canada Restricted Operator Certificates with Aeronautical Qualification (ROC-A). ROC-A will soon become a regulatory requirement for anyone flying remotely operated aircraft and helicopters for commercial purposes in Canadian airspace. This regulation is intended to address collision avoidance concerns between Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAV’s) and other aircraft.
Colena Certified Operators
We hold Safety and Operator Training Certificates from Colena Ltd. in the United Kingdom.
SkyMotion Video is fully insured for aerial operations worldwide, and has obtained many SFOC permits for all provinces of Canada. For more information check out our Regulations Page.