Photoclear has exceptional expertise in aerial videography and aerial photography throughout the UK and Europe with over 35 years experience in aviation and photography.
A highly experienced team providing aerial filming services for the broadcast and media sector. We’ve had the privilege of working with some of the largest names in the industry, where our cutting edge technology and specialist aerial filming techniques allow for an exciting new perspective.
Our chief pilot is qualified to RPQ-s (Remote Pilot Qualification-small) standards and has over 35 years fly experience, we operate both sub-7Kg and sub-20Kg platform with Permissions for Aerial Work issued by the Civil Aviation Authority CAA Approval #: 1292.
The UAV (Unmanned Aerial Vehicle) can fly from ground level up to a maximum height of 400 feet (120 meters), opening up a whole new area of views and opportunities. This unique service is simple and quick to setup on location, and is a lot more cost effective than using full size helicopters or aircraft.
The camera we use on our DJI S900 platform is the Panasonic Lumix GH4 with a 12mm Olympus Zuiko lens.
Image sensor is 17.2 megapixels and we are able to shoot 4K HD video (3840×2160) at 25fps, we can also capture 1080p, 50 frames per second, at a bitrate of up to 200Mps. We chose this camera/platform combination as it gives us fantastic high resolution still images and broadcast standard video.
We also operate the DJI Inspire Pro and Pro X5R, you get crystal clear images with DJI’s most advanced camera to date.
The Inspire Pro X5R also has the ability to record RAW uncompressed footage onto a SSD card, the Micro Four Thirds aerial camera capable of recording lossless 4K videos in RAW. The frame rate of up to 30fps and 1.7Gbps average bitrate (2.4Gbps maximum bitrate) 16MP photographs 12.8 stops of dynamic range.
The gimbal holding the camera is the result of DJI’s years of expertise in camera stabilization, giving
smooth, stable footage in any flight conditions with a 12mm Olympus Zuiko lens and DJI 15mm lens.
Video: 4K @ 24-30 fps, or 1080p @ 24-60fps, Photos: 16 Megapixels 4/3 inch CMOS sensor, 94⁰ wide-angle FOV,3-axis, 360⁰ rotating gimbal