and then there we were. above the city, doors removed, pointing cameras wherever we could.
for the record, this is one of the more stress-full things i’ve done: knowing the cost per minute, not having a tripod fitting let alone the gyro stabilised camera of the newscopters, being blown around by the tremendous headwind, barely being able to see the screen in the glare, everything going too quick, and only having a car seatbelt type affair holding me in as i leant out. but it was amazing. just need to raise the money to hire a full HD filming equipped ‘copter: having experienced the diy version and then looked at the real deal in its hanger, i’d say worth every penny. you just need something to justify it….