Pivotal, a Northern-Ireland based filmmaking company, has commended the use of drones in its work.
In a report by Heliguy, Phil Crothers, director of film and co-founder of Pivotal, reflects on the growing importance of using UAVs in the film industry.
The company uses the DJI Inspire 2 and cinematic Zenmuse X5S and X7 cameras as part of its filming work for the BBC, Netflix, WarnerMedia, ITV and Channel 4.
Commenting on what the technology now offers, Crothers said: “Time pressures mean that we need to operate quickly and efficiently, but with safety as paramount, and drones help tremendously with that.”
Adding: “As a filmmaker, drones have changed the environment completely and it is something I can only see getting stronger and developing more and more.”
He went on to praise Heliguy for a good and reliable service.
Watch a video of Pivotal putting drones to work here: