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Forums Pre-Production Forum Aerial filming in Eastern Iceland

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  • Hi there – we”re trying to find an aerial filming company as near as possible to Eastern Iceland – we want to film on Jokulsarlon glacial lagoon but all the companies we can find are based out of Reykjavik which will mean 2 hours flying each way before we even start filming! Either helicopter or hovercam would do it. Any suggestions gratefull received! Anna

    Hi Anna,
    The only arial service you can get is from Reykjavik.
    If you have any more questions, you can contact me at einar@filminiceland.com
    Regards,
    Einar
    Film Commissioner


    David Clark
    Member

    Hi Anna,

    There are two options Hovercam can offer you. The first is for us to do this shoot with our remote controlled helicopter. The remote controlled helicopter can make for great close range aerials e.g; Peaking over the top of an iceberg or circling it. However, given the size of the location it would struggle to give the sense of perspective that maybe required on this occasion. The second option is for us to ship one of our full-size helicopters over. If you were organise a container for transport this could be done relatively easily.

    If you would like to discuss this further please let me know at your convenience.

    Kind Regards

    Andy Macpherson
    Hovercam Ltd.
    +44 (0) 1752 482711


    Henri Phimasset
    Participant

    hello Anna,
    I´m afraid there´s no other way to do this in Iceland.
    All the helicopters are based in Reykjavik, which means that flying time to the Glacier Lagoon.
    my best,
    Einar

    Pegasus Pictures


    Matt Downey
    Member

    Hi!
    If you would like to rent a Cineflex v14 for your aerial shots, we would happily ship ours to Iceland for you. We are a Stockholm, Sweden based helicopter charter company and we have recently acquired Scandinavia’s first Cineflex V14. If you are unfamiliar with the Cineflex, please check out our reel: http://vimeo.com/2888263?pg=embed&sec=&hd=1
    And please check our website:
    http://www.heliair.se
    Our pilots are very experienced film pilots, and our crew have more than 20 years total experience from aerial filming.
    Regards
    Jonas Malm
    +46 70 6739818
    jonas@cineflex.se


    Ilana Louw
    Member

    Hi Anna, I have Cineflex V14 available in UK, SA and AU.
    Please drop me a line with details of your shoots in
    Iceland and Tunisia and I’ll put together some costings for you.

    Cheers,

    Terry
    cameramotion@optusnet.com.au

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