Aerial / Drone Filming

Aerial filming / West Highlands / Scotland

Posted on: July 25th, 2017 by John Duncan

I was working with Boundless Productions over the weekend helping them capture aerial shots with the drone as they filmed House of the Year for Grand Designs. The house was up near Plockton and it was situated in an ideal position to use the drone to capture GV shots. We used the drone to capture […]

Branded Content for Fujifilm

Posted on: June 26th, 2017 by John Duncan

I’m currently producing some branded content for Fuji film to help launch a new lens. The focus of the film will be about a photographer’s approach to shooting landscapes with the lens. After spending a good amount of time researching the location for the shoot, we decided Assynt in the North West highlands would be […]

Scottish Episcopal Church Film

Posted on: June 7th, 2017 by John Duncan

I’ve been working with the Scottish Episcopal Church for the last few years now, mainly filming interviews with their Bishops. Towards the start of the year we started planning a video which would act an insight into breadth of work the church is involved in with the aim of attracting new members. Pre-production is important […]

Ogilvy Spirits – Branded Content Film

Posted on: April 4th, 2017 by John Duncan

Over the past 18 months I’ve been following the journey of Ogilvy Vodka’s tatties, starting at the first step of production when the potato seeds are planted, all the way through to the bottling of the vodka. I shot a combination of aerial / drone shots and a lot of stabilised ground shots shooting at […]

Aerial filming in the forest

Posted on: December 6th, 2016 by John Duncan

I had a great few days filming aerials north of Inverness with the Edinburgh film company. The drone was able to get great shots of the machinery from a birds eye view nestled in the forest. .  

Drone hire scotland

Posted on: May 16th, 2016 by John Duncan

I was in Forfar last week filming with the drone again capturing shots as Ogilvy Vodka started to plant their potatoes at the start of the season. I got a combination of aerial shots along with normal filming on the ground with the Sony a7sii .

Wild Scotland wins New York Drone Festival

Posted on: March 22nd, 2016 by John Duncan

I’m over the moon that my film Wild Scotland won the landscape category at the New York City Drone Film Festival. Unfortunately I couldn’t make it over to New York to accept the amazing award but looking forward to receiving it in the post! The festival received 350 film submissions from 45 countries and considering […]

Scotland aerial photography

Posted on: February 16th, 2016 by John Duncan

Shooting aerials photographs last week near Campbeltown for planners to see how some new buildings will look on the landscape. There will be computer generated graphics embedded into the images with the help of the GPS coordinates logged when a picture is taken .

Skye aerial filming – Music Video

Posted on: January 25th, 2016 by John Duncan

I was filming with the Inspire drone on Skye at the weekend, helping to shoot a music video. Come rain or shine the Quirang never disappoints – unfortunately the weather was horrific but we luckily we still managed to get the shots the director was after! .

New camera for the DJI Inspire drone

Posted on: December 21st, 2015 by John Duncan

I recently upgraded the camera on my DJI Inspire to the X5. Capable of shooting 4k @ 60mbps. This upgrade allows me to use interchangeable micro four third lenses.┬áThe M4/3 sensor is eight times the size of X3 camera and enables high quality, high sensitivity image recording at an ISO range of 100-25600. The ZENMUSE […]