Posts Tagged ‘Drone’

Scotland drone filming

Posted on: April 30th, 2019 by John Duncan

Back in March I spent some time filming in the Westman Islands off the coast of Iceland with Euan Myles who was directing a film for a local Salmon farm in Scotland. The farm uses a supplier in Iceland who makes the feed for the Scottish salmon, it was both fascinating and extremely smelly to […]

Scotland aerial filming – behind the scenes

Posted on: December 21st, 2015 by John Duncan

I worked with fellow filmmakers Coolbox this summer helping them shoot aerials for a Whisky commercial they were filming. You can watch the behind the scenes here… .

BBC Documentary aerial filming – Scotish Highlands

Posted on: September 10th, 2015 by John Duncan

I was filming again for a new series being made for the BBC about estates in the Scottish highlands. I spend a day near Glencoe and Applecross getting a great selection of shots. So lucky to get 2 stunning days of weather!  

Aerial filming – New showreel

Posted on: August 18th, 2015 by John Duncan

I’ve starting gather footage for my new aerial film to replace Beautiful Scotland. The next film ‘Wild Scotland’ is about 60% done and will include shots from Harris, East Lothian, West and North West highlands and hopefully Orkney. .

Scotland Aerial Filming

Posted on: June 25th, 2015 by John Duncan

I was filming yesterday with Edinburgh production company – The Gate Films. We shot some aerial shots with talent by Harlaw reservoir in the Pentlands just outside Edinburgh.

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 Genero.tv – 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 […]

Beautiful Scotland – Vimeo Staff Pick

Posted on: October 14th, 2014 by John Duncan

It would be an understatement to say I’m chuffed Beautiful Scotland got a Vimeo Staff Pick!! From day 1 this project was about getting incredible shots of Scotland and over the 8 months all the hard work paid off. It’s currently had 351,000k views on vimeo and 18,000 on YouTube. It got tweeted by Visit Britain, Visit […]

Scotland Aerial Filming – BNUC-S

Posted on: June 24th, 2014 by John Duncan

I am currently going through the process to get my CAA unmanned aircraft certification BNUC-s which will allow me to get commercial aerial shots. The CAA regard them as aircraft however they are more commonly known as Drone’s or UAV – Unmanned Aerial Vehicle. I’ve spent the past few months travelling around Scotland getting Aerial […]