Be Inspired

from above

Ka-boom pilots are fully trained and licensed by RUSTA to fly
Small Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in both sub 7kgs and 7-20kgs categories.
We are regulated by the CAA holding a valid PFAW, are registered with
1st Option Safety and fully insured to carry out aerial work for Film and TV.

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We offer tailored packages to suit any requirement  –
Single Operator for basic aerial capture
Dual Operators for greater flexibility & accuracy allowing
the camera and drone to operate independently for more complex shots
Dedicated and experienced Spotters as additional crew if required
The DJI Inspire 1 Pro RAW is the smallest
professional aerial filmmaking platform
in the world, shooting up to 4K RAW at an
average of 1.7Gbps. DJI’s leadership in
aerial technology is unparalleled.
The Zenmuse X5R is specifically designed for aerial imaging.
Based around a 3 axis stabilised gimbal, the system simultaneously writes
primary RAW files to a dedicated SSD and proxy h.264 files to a micro SD card.
The system also utilises interchangeable lenses from 24-50mm (35mm sensor equivalent).
Safety is key to all our jobs.
We are registered with 1st Option Media Safety
as a preferred supplier of drone services to the
Film, TV and Broadcast Industries. 1st Option provide
a wide range of safety services for all leading broadcasters
and production companies.
FAQ:
How long can you Fly:
approx 15 – 20min per battery and we carry 15 spare batteries
Can you fly in the city:
Yes, but additional permissions are required under CAA regulations for flying in a congested area.
Can you fly any time of year:
Yes depending on weather conditions. We can not fly in the rain and must always have line of sight
Can you fly indoors or undercover:
Yes, our pilots are all experienced in flying indoors are undercover such as forest areas.
Can you fly over water:
Yes, we have no issue flying in close proximity to or over water.

Camera Systems

ZENMUSE X3:
Resolution

4096×2160

3840×2160

1920×1080

1280×720

Frame Rate

23.98, 25, 29.97, 30, 59.94

Average Bite Rate

60Mbps@4096×2160

60Mbps@3840×2160

45Mbps@1920×1080

15Mbps@1280×720

Format

MP4/MOV

ZENMUSE X5:
Resolution

4096×2160

3840×2160

2704×1520

1920×1080

Frame Rates

23.98, 25, 29.97, 30, 59.94

Bite Rate

60Mbps@4096×2160

60Mbps@3840×2160

45Mbps@2704×1520

40Mbps@1920×1080

Format

MP4/MOV

ZENMUSE X5R:
Resolution

4096×2160

3840×2160

2704×1520

1920×1080

Frame Rates

23.98, 25, 29.97, 30, 59.94

Bite Rate

1.6Gbps@4096×2160

1.9Gbps@3840×2160

1Gbps@2704×1520

500Mbps@1920×1080

Format

MP4/MOV/Cinema DNG (RAW)

Drone Team

Phil Crothers

sUAV Pilot and Camera Op

Zach Willis

sUAV Pilot

Latest Projects

itv

The Secret

Aerial Filming for ITV Drama

Armoy Road Race Box

Armoy Road Race

Channel 4 - Full Post Production & Aerial Filming

Pet Island box

Pet Island

RTE & BBC 6 x 30" - Offline & Audio Mix

Kids in Crisis

Kids in Crisis

Channel 4 Dispatches - Full Post Production & Drone Filming