Behind the scenes with Airborne Lens as they join a team of VR filmmaking specialists to create a stunning new 360 VR Video experience at The Macallan scotch whisky distillery in Scotland.
Flying drones in a forest during the day is a challenge, but flying at night takes it to a whole new level. There are many factors to consider, such as operating in tight and dark spaces, judging distances from trees and branches, and the wind speed above the tree canopy will be a lot different to that on the ground.
Airborne Lens was commissioned to film this years Enchanted Forest using drones, and so careful planning was required to ensure that the filming could be done safely and that the cameras would best capture the stunning visual display on the ground.
Filming the new music video for the Red Hot Chilli Pipers got underway recently in the centre of Edinburgh. Being produced by Scottish digital media company Airborne Lens, the video will feature the world famous bagpipe band in various iconic locations around Scotland, all filmed with spectacular ultra high definition cameras as well as using the latest state-of-the-art 4K drone cameras.