April 10th, 2017
Above Barbados were hired to provide aerial and ground steadycam footage for the BTMI's cycling video produced by James Appleton.
Making extensive use of the 'golden hour' of light at sunrise that gives the vivid, stunning colours and long shadows - although the 'golden hour' in Barbados is more akin to a golden 15 minutes - you have to shoot...
April 5th, 2017
Working with the Caribbean Production Service Company and Marcom Global Vision, Above Barbados were hired to film aerial video over St Kitts.
Above Barbados are insured throughout the region and we are able to fly and support any regional shoot. We spent two days scouting and two days shooting across the island, the final production for Japanese...
December 15th, 2016
A morning at Mullins Beach in St Peter, Barbados shooting aerial footage of Sinitta for the Lorraine show on ITV in the UK.
The shoot involved some beach shots of the star playing in the surf and walking along the shoreline before moving to action shots showing her on the jetski in the light blue sea.
The final shots were of Sinitta and her son...
November 26th, 2016
Working for Caribbean Production Service Company, Above Barbados were hired to film the aerial aspects of the 2017 Virgin Media advertisement shoot.
A week-long production taking place in Barbados the shoot involved extensive tech planning/rehearsals culminating in two days of shooting on the East and West Coast of Barbados.
For the shoot we were...
November 25th, 2016
In a bit of a change from our normal filming Carters Barbados requested a quick filming session to tap into the mannequin challenge viral trend!
Shot in a few hours during a Friday afternoon using a steadycam we setup some quick change scenes and got a video together for them join in the challenge!
The video has become Carters most viewed video on...
November 4th, 2016
With the 50th anniversary of Barbados' Independence fast approaching, it was important to capture some high-quality stills of the independence lights in Bridgetown.
We undertook a night shoot to capture the lights in both still format and in interactive 360. The final image was a whopping 325 MegaPixels! This means that you can zoom in on any part...
November 3rd, 2016
Above Barbados were asked by MediaHouse to support their video shoot of Peter Ram's new music video 'Good Morning'.
Shooting across the island at multiple locations over multiple days Above Barbados provided full aerial and ground support for the duration of the shoot. Utilising our 4K aerial platform and ultra high-defition steadycam we captured...
October 10th, 2016
In conjunction with our partner Kirk Watkins Photography, Above Barbados were requested to provide aerial and ground-based photo and video across a range of the Elegant Hotel groups properties in Barbados.
Spread over six days of shooting the deliverables included
high-quality aerial photography of various sites
employee interviews across...
September 17th, 2016
A trip to Warrens during a full moon to use our large-sensor aerial camera at night.
Above Barbados working with Kirk Watkins Photography to offer unparalleled photo quality over Barbados.
September 11th, 2016
Above Barbados were asked by Sagicor to film the 2016 Globe-athon Barbados event.
Although the brief was to fly aerial we ended up covering the event with an array of cameras -
two aerial crews to cover seperate points of the run/walk, utlising remote controlled 3-axis gimbal drone platforms shooting in 4k high-definition
September 7th, 2016
Above Barbados were proud to supply footage to the Bellairs Research Institute (McGill) and the University of the West Indies (Cave Hill Campus) in partnership with the Diabetes Assocation of Barbados for their video on diabetes in Barbados.
September 1st, 2016
An evening to night visit to Carilsle Bay, Barbados to gather stock photography and test the capabilities of our X5 micro 4/3 camera.
August 24th, 2016
In conjunction with our photography partner Kirk Watkins Photography, we undertook a stock gathering session near Hastings on the South Coast of Barbados.
Utilising our state-of-the-art 4/3s camera platform we took advantage of the near perfect conditions to capture shots of the area including panoramic images.
August 19th, 2016
Above Barbados provided aerial still photography and video for Pricesmart in Barbados. Collecting night and day shots from every angle of their complex in Warrens, St Michael.
For the night shots we utilised our X5 Micro 4/3 camera to ensure the best quality of shots were provided. Photography including surveying aspects of the property, both...
August 17th, 2016
Above Barbados were asked to film and photograph Sagicor's launch of the Globeathon Barbados 5K walk & run. The shoot involved capturing the Sagicor employees making the Cancer Research ribbon.
The video was used on CBC (Barbados' national television channel) along with various online and social media platforms.
July 22nd, 2016
This year is Barbados 50th anniversary of independence. To celebrate the event and to showcase our most recent locations video we ran with the theme of 'rising' and 'forwards' highlighting some of the island's landmarks.
The video comprises shots we have taken over the last 12 months across Barbados. We chose only rising and forward tracking shots...
July 5th, 2016
Above Barbados were asked to provide the aerial video for a lovely West Coast wedding being covered by Cielo Productions/Weddings Barbados. The wedding took place in a beautiful villa in the parish of St. Peter.
We ensured that the aerial platform did not intrude on the ceremony while providing the high-definition shots and coverage requested to...
June 17th, 2016
Above Barbados were hired by the Barbados Rally Club for the aerial filming of the official Sol Rally Barbados 2016 videos.
Produced by the GreenlightTV studio out of the United Kingdom, Above Barbados provided various air and steadycam ground footage of the fortnight - comprising the King of the HIll event and the three days of Rally Barbados...
May 27th, 2016
With Sol Rally Barbados 2016 just a few days away we were asked to film some promotional action video for local driver Neil Armstrong.
Taking place at the Bushy Park race circuit we used incar action cameras, ground video and aerial platforms to supply the requested footage of the shakedown session. In addition a small teaser video was created on...
May 22nd, 2016
Working with Weddings Barbados/Cielo Productions we recently provided aerial coverage for a lovely West Coast wedding. Utlising our aerial platform we provided video of the location, ceremony and some scenic shots for inclusion in the final video.
See the teaser of the video to the side of this text.