FairLifts, a global leader in scheduling premium helicopter services, works with an expert network of operators to meet the aerial filming and video needs of the film industry in Charlotte, North Carolina. A resource for location scouting, storyships, and cameraships, FairLifts works to reserve exceptional aerial video production solutions with helicopter camera stabilization systems such as Cineflex, GSS, Wescam (Pictorvision) and Spacecam.
Among other services, operators provide aerial filmwork with the Cineflex V14 HD gyro-stabilized camera system, which captures spectacular high definition aerial footage with the Sony 1500 and Fujinon 42×9.7 lens. The Cineflex camera system gyro sensors instruct powerful motors to eliminate vibrations and ensure superior HD video capture. The advanced design employs an aluminum and carbon-fiber structure with full internal gyro-stabilization of azimuth, elevation, and roll axes.
Operators also work with the Cineflex Premier, which is similar to the Cineflex V14 in terms of body and internal gyro stabilization, but also features the Red Epic Dragon camera and Canon 30-300 lens, which can capture images with a next generation 5K sensor that is able to render 1 to 120 frames per second at full resolution. In complex lighting conditions, EPIC adapts easily, reaching up to 18 stops of dynamic range with HDRx.
Operators may also equipped with the latest Cineflex Elite gyro-stabilized camera system, which has been specially designed with cinematographers, resulting in a compact, lightweight Super 35 format digital production camera system. The ELITE incorporates the superior 5-axis stability of the HD Cineflex camera system with cutting-edge Canon Premier® lenses and the acclaimed ARRI Alexa® camera, to deliver exceptional Super 35 format digital production.
Other additions include the Panasonic 8.4″ BT-LH900A LCD rear cabin mounted director’s monitor, on-board 12VDC, 24VDC auxiliary power available through 3 and 4 pin XLR plugs to power various camera systems and gyros.hd Cineflex Elite camera system, on-board 110V AC power, FAA-certified custom aircraft hardpoints for installation of heavier camera systems, HD microwave downlinks for live real-time video to a ground based receive site, VHF and UHF programmable air-to-ground communications, and on-board GPS navigation with weather, obstruction and terrain avoidance.
FairLifts account managers are available 24/7 to provide information, quotes, and strategies to the film industry in Charlotte, North Carolina in order to delivery visually stunning results. Call 1-800-318-8940 for more information today!