Picture Factory is AUTHORIZED BY THE FAA to provide aerial cinematography for film, video, tv & live broadcast production. Our pilot's are FAA Part 107 certified Remote Pilots. In a nod to our CineCopter, Picture Factory was the first production company East of the Rockies to be granted an FAA Section 333 regulatory exemption. We're proud to offer yet another cutting-edge way to give our clients unique perspectives and moving camera shots from places otherwise impossible to reach.  


Aerial 4K Cinematography

Aerial Photography

Live Broadcast Capabilities

Stabilized 3 axis camera gimbal

Precise GPS Positioning

18+ Minutes of flight time*

Live HD video downlink

HD Client Monitor

Wireless Intercom System

1-Pilot, 1-Camera Operator

Redundant safety systems

Easily Transported Worldwide

We fly the DJI M600 Pro, DJI Inspire 2

     and DJI Mavic 2 Pro

               *flight times are weather and payload dependent

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2017 Demo Reel

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