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 22nd, 2016
Above Barbados were invited back by the Barbados Cruising Club to film the 2016 Mount Gay Rum Round Barbados Races. After a successful time producing their 2015 Mount Gay Rum Round Barbados video we wanted to add a new dimension to the 2016 videos to compliment the existing aerial footage we would gather on the exciting sailing event We wanted to...
January 11th, 2016
Invited and hired by the Barbados Port Authority, Above Barbados received permission for an aerial photoshoot within the Barbados Cruise Terminal. Accompanied by a full security detail for the duration of the shoot, it was quite possibly the 'noisiest' environment for flying we've encountered - with various radar, radio and electromagnetic...
January 10th, 2016
In December 2015 Above Barbados were approached about flying a 360 virtual reality camera setup across Barbados, a job of interest we eagerly set about delivering. After a week of creating the mounts and tethers for the 360 camera rig the filming commenced in January. A four day shoot, at various locations across the island it was going to be an...
December 15th, 2015
Aerial photography allows you to showcase a different aspect of your property, enabling you to accurately place the camera to show a perspective not normally available through conventional means. However, just the same as ground-based photography, it is not as simple just taking the photo - careful consideration has to be given to the lighting,...
December 10th, 2015
Above Barbados were hired by a US agency to aerial film the Hilton Hotel at Needham's Point. A location we a very familair with, the work entailed gathering as much footage as possible highlighting the facilities and location of the hotel.  The shoot was spread over two days, shot in ultra high-definition 4k resolution., ensuring that all angles...
July 25th, 2015
Shooting out on the East of Barbados at two locations for a promo reel for one of the characters at this years AnimeKon. Long Pond, a popular location due to it's scenic beauty was the first location. Very strong winds making it a tricky shoot but with few obstructions around you can plan and undertake lower, fast shots resulting in some quite...
July 19th, 2015
Above Barbados provided aerial drone footage for the upcoming video of the Cragmere Villa on the East Coast of Barbados. The villa is situated in what is effectively a private cove near the Crane resort. Filming on the East is always fun yet tricky due to the nature of the wind - the cove providing ample challenges with wind eddies, currents and...
June 23rd, 2015
Above Barbados were asked by the Fresh Milk Art Platform to work with them in providing some aerial footage for their upcoming documentary. Above Barbados shot various locations across Barbados and provided extension stock footage for the programme. Locations included flying inside a church - our aerial rig is equipped with ground imaging and...
May 26th, 2015
Baje International, one of Barbados' most popular Cropover Festival bands required aerial footage for their 2015 FLY launch. Utilising Aboves Barbados' extensive stock library of the island, Baje picked and composed various scenic shots of Barbados into their launch video. The footage appeared on the official launch video and on the main screen at...
May 6th, 2015
The band The Occupational Side Effects needed some aerial video for their latest music video shot at Sam Lords Castle in Barbados. Utilising our extensive stock footage library we were able to fulfil their requirements bringing another dimensions to the visuals on their new video. See the video on YouTube!
May 4th, 2015
Testing our new equipment for dusk and low-light shooting we shot Carlisle Bay in Bridgetown. The stability and dynamic range of our rig allows us to shoot longer exposures with further settings ensuring stunning results from night photography and video. We also shot a full interactive panorama of the bay.
April 16th, 2015
A client required an aerial inspection of a difficult-to-access roof - specifically looking for damage, missing tiles and potential leaks. Above Barbados' remote controlled drone offers the perfect platform to safely capture high definition photography and video to allow inspection from the ground. We can map in 2D and 3D models as well as...
April 3rd, 2015
Every week we are out gathering stock aerial video footage and photography. This week we visited Speightstown to gather some shots for the library!
March 30th, 2015
Back in June 2014 we shot many locations for the upcoming kung-fu film Once Upon a Time in Ichirouganaim. With the film nearing completion, some further aerial shots were required which Above Barbados duly delivered. Comprising multiple locations across the island, the footage will add another viewing dimension to the already impressive production.
February 27th, 2015
Via local agency RED, Above Barbados were asked to flim various locations island-wide covering the installation of Williams Solar panels. Coping with the unseasonly high-wind on the day, our rig flew a total of six locations with differing sized units. Taking a range of angles, passes and heights ensuring that the upcoming campaign has the maximum...
February 13th, 2015
Working on behalf of a sanitation department contracted company we spent the day touring the recycling and landfill sites at both Vaucluse and Greenland. Shooting aerial video to show the size of the projects and developments taking place the footage required very long (2-3 minute) continuously smooth shots of various locations. All shot in 2.7k...
February 4th, 2015
A client requested a shot showing the location of a new development of land in the Bulkeley area, on short notice. Utilising the quadcopter drone's capability to show the location from a different height and angle, a composite image was compiled to showcase the location of the plots of land.
January 26th, 2015
Our recent promo reel was featured on the UK Telegraph's website during an article about cricketing in Barbados. See more on the article itself - http://s.telegraph.co.uk/graphics/projects/barbados-cricketers/
January 24th, 2015
We were tasked by the Cruising Club of Barbados with the filming and creation of a video showcasing the action and fun of the 2015 Barbados Mount Gay Regatta. The goal was to try and catch action from every class of boat during the racing in all locations - not an easy task. For the round the island race, given the Barbados Tourism Authority's...
January 20th, 2015
A beautiful villa at Calijanda near Royal Westmoreland. The owner wished for some aerial and interior shots of the property to showcase it's position and beauty to use in various marketing material - both printed and online. Above Barbados undertook three shoots - morning, afternoon and dusk - to get the desired results. With our partnership with...

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