Andy Stenz, Aerial & Landscape Photographer
Brad Watanabe, Storyteller & Cinematographer
Ric Noyle, Aerial & Commercial Photographer
Virtual Workshop Date: Tuesday, Sept. 7
Time: 7pm – 8:30pm HST
Workshop Description: AERIAL PHOTOGRAPHY WITH PARADISE HELICOPTERS – HOW TO CREATE QUALITY IMAGES AND VIDEO FROM A HELICOPTER
Join photographers Andy Stenz and Ric Noyle, cinematographer Brad Watanabe, and a Paradise Helicopters pilot for an in-depth workshop on the best practices and pro tips of creating quality still images and video from a helicopter. Review their aerial work and discuss what it took to create it.
Learn what to do when asked to shoot from a helicopter. Understand the costs and how to book the helicopter. Understand the creative logistics of how far the destination is from the airport. What time of day might work best? What gear will you need? Get to know the safety rules on the ground and in the air. Understand the best protocol for communicating with the pilot prior to departure, and then in the air on your creative needs, angles and altitude. Review the optimal camera settings in different light and wind conditions.
This virtual workshop is complimentary to an in-flight workshop experience to FLY AND SHOOT OVER JURASSIC VALLEY! on Saturday Sept 11, available for an additional $150.
About The Speakers
Brad Watanabe is the Creative Director and owner of the award-winning video production company, Berad Studio. His passion for storytelling has allowed him to travel the world and document the stores of some of Hawai‘i’s best brands, nonprofits, and businesses.
Andy Stenz captures the beauty and vibrant colors of the Hawaiian Islands with his camera and adventurous spirit. You’ll often see him flying above the islands in a helicopter; taking photos and being filled with awe at the ‘aina. He typically flies 3-4 times a month for various clients across all of the islands.
Ric Noyle, oneof the premier photographers in the Pacific Rim, Ric is an island artist with a global perspective, serving a diverse international clientele from his home base in Honolulu. Ric has excelled in photography’s most demanding genres, people, lifestyle, resorts, food and aerial photography. Bringing a fresh eye and a unique approach to each one.