Our Recent Work

Find out more about our recent work below!

Above Barbados are licensed & insured aerial video & photography specialists. Utilising remote-controlled quadcopters / multi-rotor UAVs / drones.

January 1st, 2021
Above Barbados were asked by Crucial Productions to provide the aerial video for the worldwide live streaming of Nicole Moudaber's set for the Beatport Absolute New Years Eve event. Filming from the Cliff in Barbados, the cameras were vision mixed into a live stream feed covering New Years Eve celebrations. Close quarters, night flying gave some...
November 8th, 2020
Above Barbados have premiered a new way of viewing areas in Barbados - in full controllable 360 degree interactive form. Utilsing high-defition video cameras and drones, it allows the user to view in 'god mode' (ie. no wires, drones or equipment) the area and interactively move the camera around as the viewer wishes. This is a perfect tool to...
November 1st, 2020
Above Barbados provided aerial video footage as the official air crew of Sol Rally Barbados 2020. With Ken Block wining the overall event in very challenging conditions it was essential to ensure the footage was up to par. A two-day event with frequent rain showers meant shot selection was key and somewhat difficult at times! Clips were edited in...
October 25th, 2020
Above Barbados provided a live aerial stream with audio commentary for the Flow King of the Hill 2020 event. The high-definition stream was provided directly to the Facebook page, with additional result overlays and saw over 83,000 interactions through the event.
September 14th, 2020
Working with Zangief Productions, Above Barbados provided the aerial video for Warrior's new music video. A three location shoot in Barbados, involved close quarters flying, vehicle tracking and close synchronisaiton to deliver the final result. See the video below! Directed and produced by JLife1000.
September 6th, 2020
During the quiet time over lockdown due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we spent time gathering aerial hyperlapses (moving aerial timelapses) to put together this video of Barbados. Comprising multiple locations across the island, the video uses individual full resolution raw image frames (20mb each in size) to create an ultra-high definition (6k...
May 5th, 2020
Barbados is offering safeport to many of the cruise ships that are currently weathering the Corona virus storm. Carnival Freedom was anchored offshore recently so we took the opportunity to take some shots of the ship. Launched in 2006 and operated by Carnival Cruise Line it is 290m long and can carry just under 3,000 passengers. We hope to see...
February 27th, 2020
Above Barbados undertook a stock gathering exercise of aerial and underwater video and photography in St Vincent & the Grenadines.
November 23rd, 2019
Above Barbados are licensed, registered and insured to fly drones throughout the Caribbean region. We were hired to film a cruise ship in Bequia, St Vincent. Using a combination of shore flying and launching/catching the drone from a chase boat we covered all the angles of the boat in both Bequia and in Kingstown, St Vincent itself. Shot in 4K...
November 20th, 2019
Above Barbados were hired to provide aerial video for the launch of Molly Mae's latest line. Flying at multiple locations on the South and West coasts of Barbados, footage was displayed in real-time to the director allowing instant decisions to be made on requirements and progress. Provided in 4K ultra-high resolution, the campaign video has seen...
July 6th, 2019
Above Barbados were the official drone support crew for Sol Rally Barbados 2019. Providing aerial coverage on every day of the three-day rally (and on the preceeding King of the Hill event the weekend before). After each stage, choice shots were immediately sent through to the media team for near instant publication on the rally's social media...
June 16th, 2019
The Weather Channel featured Above Barbados' footage on a two-part segment on the sargassum seaweed outbreak affecting the Atlantic. Using our 4K footage shot previously on the South and East coasts of Barbados, the segments extensively utilised our video with featured credit and aired worldwide.
May 30th, 2019
Above Barbados provided the live aerial feed to Genius Lynk for the 2019 Flow King of the Hill event. Broadcasting from a variety of locations, we provided full HD transmissions, from the air, to a base over 2km away for viewing on the large screen in front of the crowd. Flying for live transmissions requires a slightly different approach than...
May 2nd, 2019
Above Barbados provided the aerial filming by drone for the recent Kuoni Travel tourism shoot in Barbados. Shooting various locations island-wide, for five days, Above Barbados provided high-resolution D-log footage in 4k for the production. With locations such as Sandy Lane, horse-racing at the Garisson, the Saint Nicholas Abbey Heritage Railway...
February 8th, 2019
The Villages at Coverley wanted an aerial timelapse of their new development in Barbados. Coverley falls within the 'no-fly' zone surrounding Barbados' Grantley Adams International Airport, while waivers can be sought and Above Barbados have many construction monitoring tools available, the cost of a daily flight over the space of four months can...
April 12th, 2018
Above Barbados were asked to provide drone filming for Afrobeats star Davido's latest video shot entirely in Barbados. Encompassing multiple locaitons across the East Coast of Barbados, the video shows the diverse changes in location that Barbados can provide within close proximty of each other. Above Barbados dual operated the Inspire 1 Pro...
December 21st, 2017
Above Barbados conducted a 2 day shoot at the Garrison in Bridgetown. Collecting stock photography and high resolution video of the Independence Monument. 
December 6th, 2017
Above Barbados were hired by the Discovery Channel to film aerial drone footage for the 'Daily Planet' show. The segment covered the Mayers' brothers rallying in Barbados, teaching the host how to handbrake turn. The aerial action took place at Vaucluse Raceway, St Thomas over an afternoon of shooting various angles - from high establishing shots...
November 13th, 2017
Above Barbados provided aerial videography for use in the SoCo Hotel video. Shooting on the South Coast of Barbados, the shoot involved providing aerial aspects of the video shoot at the hotel. The video, produced by Brian Murphy can be seen below.
September 7th, 2017
Above Barbados supplied footage from our extensive stock archive for the promotional videos to be used for the upcoming Vujaday Festival in Barbados. Find out more about the festival on their Facebook page and website.