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Insightful ramblings; sideline passion projects; even a little insider industry knowhow...
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3-mins-in-360 Video Series

3-mins-in-360 Video Series

"Hmmmm... a video series all shot in 360 degrees!" "Would it work? How long should the episodes be? What kind of topics would people want to see in 360°?" We asked ourselves these questions and many more in October 2017, when we were deep into our early stages of...

Shooting with the USA Olympic Halfpipe Ski Team

Shooting with the USA Olympic Halfpipe Ski Team

It's February 2018. We're sitting in a hotel at Aomori Spring Ski Resort in Japan, with some elite company from the snow sports world. And we're watching the opening ceremony for the Winter Olympics in Korea. Over the past two weeks we've had the pleasure of shooting...

Entertainment at its Best!

Entertainment at its Best!

We've done a bunch of work with the local distributor Winter Imports, particularly with their men's underwear brand MyPakage. This project was by far the most entertaining, with professional freeride skier Sam Lee putting himself on the edge of embarrassment during...

A Test Edit with the Sony A9

A Test Edit with the Sony A9

Keeping up with the latest gear is one of the biggest challenges for smaller digital media businesses like us. After years wearing the Canon label proudly on our chests, it was time to make the switch to the sexy full frame mirrorless systems of the Sony Alpha series....

Mount Testing for 360 Degree Video

Mount Testing for 360 Degree Video

We've been testing... The 360° video era is upon us and we decided to test out our new custom-built 360° camera with a variety of mounts and environments, from handheld to aerial - yep, we've built a custom mount for our drone! Watch the edit here... Check out more of...

5 Reasons Why We Use WordPress

5 Reasons Why We Use WordPress

Did you know that Wordpress is responsible for over 25% of the world's websites and over 50% of the content management systems out there? That's around 75 million different sites. Woah! So when clients ask us what's the best platform to use, why do we always say...

2015 Aerial Show Reel

2015 Aerial Show Reel

In May 2015 we picked up a DJI Inspire; the cutting edge of professional yet affordable aerial filming drone products. Over the following four months we got to know our new friend extremely well.

A Year of Time in Wanaka

A Year of Time in Wanaka

For the past year we’ve been working on a self-funded time lapse project; A Year of Time in Wanaka. The inspiration for this project begun with the amazing scenery that surrounds us here in Wanaka, and how this scenery changes dramatically throughout the year. Many...