As a part of our ongoing quest for awesome we have recently acquired and, after a distinctly shaky start, learned to fly a high definition video-equipped quadcopter.
Its a remarkable wee thing, and the pictures it takes are frankly quite amazing. Above you can see the view from 200m directly above our studio in Camborne, Porirua.
We are anticipating some tremendous fun as we strive to prove to the accountant what a genuinely useful production tool it will be.
This perception management task is not exactly being assisted by our local rag, irritatingly!
Smart alec journo types, sheesh…
Mind you, should the filmmaking potential of this groovy device prove inadequate in any respect, there are other potential creative applications to consider to address its Return On Investment!