One of the reasons I love photography is that it allows for exploration into a vast world of image creation. There are many facets of photography that I love, but one of my favorites is Aerial Photography. [Read more…]
I was recently in Europe as part of a team of four photographers/videographers assigned to cover a large regional convention. To kick off the event, the company had organized a road rally wherein groups of attendees would drive in from four different countries and all converge in Vienna, Austria. The four starting points were Venice, Munich, Budapest, and Prague. I was assigned to the Prague leg of the rally. [Read more…]
This post is about building an aerial video drone fleet. This September the company I work for is putting on a large convention in Vienna Austria. Leading up to the kickoff of the event, we are planing a massive road rally with four starting points in major European cities. If all goes as planned, hundreds of company branded cars will converge on Vienna originating from Venice, Prague, Munich, and Budapest.
I’ve been tasked with coordinating four production teams to capture the journey from each of the four origin points. After showing our chairman aerial video and photos that I was able to capture while in the Maldives, it was easy to get approval to put together no less than four Phantom 2 + Gopro Hero 3+ Aerial video/photo systems.
Wether you are building a production fleet or just want to get started with a solid aerial photo and video quadcopter, here are all the parts I recommend.