Color Me Smoke – Smoke Grenade


Enola Gaye Smoke Grenades have been in my arsenal of gear to use for filming for a while. And I’ve been

Freefly Alta


We are happy to say that we are now operating the Freefly Alta. What this means for the client is we

Payson Utah Temple Aerial Photography


Early this morning I went to the newly built Payson Utah Temple to take some Photographs with my DJI Phantom 3. Here

DJI Phantom 3 Long Exposure – Aerials


I started working in the aerial film industry a couple years ago, but since then aerial footage has become common place

Canon XC-10 and Drones


A couple weeks ago I teamed up with Scott Winn aka ScottDW to test a prototype version of the Canon XC-10. I

3D Aerial Video


For the past couple weeks I’ve been helping a buddy test his custom built 3D gimbal, It was built to carry

How to keep Lipo batteries warm in the cold.


During the winter months it’s extremely important to find a way to keep those Lipo batteries warm so that they can

Thanks to our web design firm


This post is a little different from the rest. It is dedicated to thank the team at Tech Strategies Inc. (TSI).

Be wise and don’t get STUCK!


Its clearly understood that as an aerial cinematographer you have to go the distance to get the shot, but where is

A sneak peak into the start of Helivate Films


Helivate Films LC was created in September of 2013 by Zac Eskelsen (Me). At the time I had been working as