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FAA Certified for Drone Operations in USA

FAA certified and approved for drone operations

We are pleased to announce that SkyMotion Video is now fully FAA certified for drone operations throughout the USA! While SkyMotion Video has enjoyed Standing SFOCs (Special Flight Operations Certificates) from Transport Canada to operate drones throughout Canada for years now, we have stayed away from conducting drone work within the USA. This was done due […]

Drone rental packages for 2017

Freefly ALTA 8 + Movi PRO

With the summer months quickly approaching, we wanted to highlight some of the latest additions to our drone rental packages. To start things off, we wish to introduce the Freefly ALTA 8 drone for rent. Freefly ALTA 8 The Freefly ALTA 8 expands the capabilities of the ALTA line of multi-rotors for our most demanding customers who […]

Alexa Mini Aerials on Killjoys Season 2

Alexa Mini Aerials on Killjoys Season 2

We had the pleasure to take the Arri Alexa Mini camera to the skies on one of our drones this past January while working on the set of ‘Killjoys‘ Season 2. Filmed north of Toronto, the aerial video was captured at an old quarry location which perfectly embodied the bleak backdrop needed for the scenes […]

RBC Drone Commercial Filming in Colombia

Drone aerial still frame of resort in Columbia for RBC Commercial Drone Filming

Colombia is a country full of beautiful lush landscapes. When seen from above with a drone, the beautiful turquoise water with white beaches and deep green canopies exude the feelings of a tropical adventure getaway. This backdrop proved perfect for the filming of RBC’s latest commercial campaign for their RBC Avion Visa Card. For this […]

Drone aerials for Netflix’s ‘Special Correspondents’

Aerial Drone Netflix Shoot - Special Correspondents

Coming this Friday to Netflix is the all new feature film by Ricky Gervais, ‘Special Correspondents‘. The film which stars Ricky Gervais, Eric Bana, Vera Farmiga, Kelly Macdonald, Kevin Pollak, Benjamin Bratt, America Ferrera and Raúl Castillo, features drone aerial cinematography by SkyMotion Video. Synopsis: A radio journalist and his technician get in over their […]

Drone Filming for 11-22-63 Airs on Hulu

11-22-63 Poster

Last year in 2015, another series which has kept SkyMotion Video busy with its premier drone aerial cinematography services in and around Toronto Ontario, was the exciting new Hulu original series, ‘11.22.63’. Starring James Franco, produced by JJ Abrams, and based on the novel from Stephen King this new Hulu original series is by far […]