Planning helicopter aerial filming around Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef is made simple by contacting the crew at Aerial Film Australia (afa.film). With our extensive Cairns aerial helicopter filming experience, we’ll quickly provide you with all the advice and details you’ll need to fulfil your aerial cinematography brief. Our Cairns services generally operate from Cairns Airport. However we can arrange to work from Port Douglas or more remote locations as well. The Great Barrier Reef, Islands and Daintree Rainforest are easily accessible from Cairns and there is a wide variety of filming options available.
No job is too big or too small – so contact us today to discuss your needs. As specialists we’ll make it simple for you to deliver your aerial filming brief with input from leading aerial cinematographers and film pilots.
No matter where you need to shoot helicopter aerials in Cairns and the Great Barrier Reef, we’re here to help.
Aerial Film Australia’s Shotover F1 and Shotover K1 stabilized helicopter camera systems are designed to carry many different kinds of cinema and broadcast camera payloads. These leading aerial mounts fit to a range of helicopters based in Far North Queensland, including the AS350 Squirrel, Bell Jet Ranger, Bell Long Ranger and Robinson R44. We can also help with legacy Cineflex camera systems if required.
At afa.film we work closely with numerous leading Cairns helicopter operators. That’s why we’re always in a position to provide the best possible combination of camera system, helicopter type and pilot for your job.
Aerial Film Australia operates advanced camera systems for aerial cinematography, land and water-based applications. We represent the region’s most highly credited aerial cinematographers and gimbal technicians. We specialise in filming for feature films, commercials, broadcast television and industrial applications.
Working in conjunction with helicopter partners around Australia and the Asia-Pacific, our Shotover aerial camera systems are constantly on the move throughout the region. We can get… almost anywhere.
Our aerial film crews can be found working across Australia and New Zealand – including: Sydney; Melbourne; Brisbane; Cairns and The Great Barrier Reef; Perth; Broome and The Kimberley; Adelaide; Darwin; Hobart, Tasmania; Auckland, Queenstown, Wellington and Christchurch, New Zealand.
And we have helicopter partners throughout the Asia-Pacific – Including: Papua New Guinea; New Caledonia; Vanuatu; Tahiti; Hawaii, USA; Phnom Penh, Cambodia; Bangkok, Thailand; Beijing and Shanghai, China.
Shotover F1 and Shotover K1 cinema and broadcast camera mounts • Tyler Camera Systems Mini Gyro • Multi camera arrays for advanced visual effects work • Dual camera helicopter gimbals for specialised applications.