VidMuze Aerial Cinema, LLC is FAA certified and is fully legal and insured to fly commercially. Our drone pilots are fully certified under Part 107.
VidMuze Aerial Cinema, LLC is approved for Closed Set Motion Picture and TV Aerial Cinematography. Part 107 FAA laws allows us for easy drone approval on and off of set.
VidMuze Aerial Cinema, LLC is a fully insured company. This includes coverage on our equipment, but most importantly, we are protected by a $5 million liability policy.
VidMuze Aerial Cinema bridges the worlds of cinematography and photography with the ground breaking perspectives that camera movement provides.
With our thousands of flights, our constant desire to stay current with the latest technological advancements and our team’s capabilities as filmmakers, VidMuze Aerial Cinema, LLC is your source to the most cutting edge aerial imagery.
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VidMuze Aerial Cinema, LLC is a team of filmmakers who love the challenge and thrill of capturing cutting edge cinematic images through the use of drones and motion picture cameras for films, commercials, music videos, television and the web.
Our focus is not only on the technology and tools of flight, but on capturing high quality content that captivates your audience.
We have been in the Film/TV industry since 2002. This has provided us the creative advantage to capture cinematic imagery.
Night Time Ops
We provide our clients creative flexibility, day or night. With our 107.29 waiver, we are legal to fly anytime.
We come fully prepared on every job by providing a backup drone system to ensure we will complete every job.
We are covered for up to $5 Million dollars of liability insurance to put our clients and production companies at ease.
The Freefly System ALTA drone is the latest in professional aerial cinema. The ALTA allows us to lift a whole array of cameras, including Hollywood cinema cameras such as the Red Weapon and Alexa Mini.
The FlyLine cable cam allows us to connect a cable in between two points. This allows us to move the camera very close to obstacles while at various speeds. Repeatability is the cable cam’s strong point.
The Black Arm allows us to mount various gimbals onto an moving vehicle including cars, trucks, atvs, boats, etc. The Black Arm removes the unwanted vertical movement when shooting from a moving platform.
Drone Lighting Rig
Our custom built Drone lighting rig is one of a kind. Our system features a 9 light array, capable of producing 126,000 lumens of illumination. Fully pan-able and tilt-able, we can aim this light where wet need it.
MōVI Pro Operator
MōVI Operators are common on most film sets. This camera movement provides more precision and intimate shots. With this control, we can provide the director more cinematic and artistic abilities.
Our customized Dodge Promaster 2500 Series is fully decked out with the latest technology, providing everything we need to maintain our camera movement gear and cinema cameras while on set.
Cameras We Fly
We’re able to fly a whole array of cinematic cameras with our heavy lifting drones including:
• Red: Helium • Weapon • Dragon • Epic • Scarlet-W • Raven
• Arri Alexa Mini
• Canon C100 • C300 • C500
• Sony FS7 • FS5
• Sony A7S • A7S MII
• Ursa Mini
• Black Magic Cinema
• Canon, Nikon & Panasonic DSLRs
Mike Gentilini, Jr.
Chief Drone Pilot | MōVI Operator
Mike has been flying RC helicopters and RC fixed wing planes since he was a teenager. He began his journey into the film industry at an early age. With camera operating being his largest passion, Mike started utilizing cameras and flight back in 2012. With Mike’s filmmaking experience and his eye for cinematography, this keeps he and his team in sync which allows for them to capture the best cinematic shots.
Gimbal Operator | 1st AC
Ryan has been with VidMuze Aerial Cinema since the beginning, acting as a Gimbal Operator and Visual Observer long before the role was an FAA requirement. Ryan works extensively on camera teams, as a 1st AC. Ryan has mastered pulling focus on feature films, commercials, and promos. Ryan works with Mike in camera department on film projects which enables them to keep in sync while in the air as well.
Safety Officer | Cable Cam Operator
Grant’s ability to maintain safety on set for the general public, VidMuze’s crew and all of our drone gear is an essential role. Grant’s other duties on set include him being a Visual Observer and cable cam operator. He assists Mike (pilot) by keeping eyes on the drone while in the air and on the ground, maintaining safety. Grant also has filmmaking experience which makes him a great asset to the VidMuze team.