Posts Tagged ‘Drone filming’

Drone filming in Greenland with Freakfilms

Posted on: May 4th, 2019 by John Duncan

In April I spent 3 weeks in Greenland, Tasiilaq capturing aerial shots for Freakfilms. They are producing a documentary for the new BBC Scotland Channel which follows the Charity ‘Polar Academy’ as they take 10 school kids cross country skiing across Greenland. As well as filming with the drone I was also providing logistics for […]

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 […]

Sustrans Route 78 Film – Aerial filming

Posted on: January 7th, 2016 by John Duncan

Last summer I spent a week with fellow video production company Coolbox travelling between Campbeltown and Inverness filming for Sustrans new bike route 78. We were faced with some pretty hideous weather but looking at the film I think we pulled it off! .

Aerial filming in Cyprus

Posted on: June 20th, 2015 by John Duncan

I was hired by London based video production company – Chrome Productions to shoot some aerials for a series of Thomas Cook adverts. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .

Oban, Scotland aerial filming

Posted on: June 5th, 2015 by John Duncan

I was working with Edinburgh film production company Coolbox last week. We were shooting aerial footage of a new boat off the coast near Oban. This was the first proper gig with the new DJI Inspire – what a difference over the Phantom 2 drone. The HD video feed along with manual camera controls is […]

Aerial filming Skye – Talisker film

Posted on: May 14th, 2015 by John Duncan

Good to see some of my aerial shots from Beautiful Scotland have been used in a film promoting Talisker Whisky. You can see the full site here:


Posted on: December 6th, 2014 by John Duncan

I was hired by a Digital agency based in Edinburgh to film a promotional video of a new housing development in Dundee. I used the drone to get a selection of shots around the Tay bridges, The Discovery, Broughty Castle and finally the housing development. I waited for a gap in the weather and headed […]

Scotland Aerial Filming

Posted on: December 2nd, 2014 by John Duncan

I made another edit of my Beautiful Scotland aerial showreel and submitted it to a film competition run by Visit Britain via – I’m over the moon it got picked as a staff pick and runner up which means winning a load of cash! I exported 7 edits each with different end slides to be […]

Aerial Filming Services – Edinburgh, Scotland

Posted on: October 6th, 2014 by John Duncan

I was hired by Brighton based video production company Seethat to film aerial shots for a film they are producing for Tweedmedia. I spent the day with them filming aerial shots as they went deer stalking. We were fortunate to get good weather with light winds allowing me to get some cracking shots up the Munro […]

Beautiful Scotland – Aerial / Drone Filming

Posted on: September 22nd, 2014 by John Duncan

Over the past 8 or so months I’ve been putting together shots for my aerial showreel. I’ve travelled around Scotland usually getting up at offensively early times to get good light. I wanted to make a film which really shows what a beautiful country Scotland is. Living in Edinburgh we’re fortunate to have some truly […]