Welcome to Richard Elliott Aerial Filming. I’m CAA & FAA approved aerial & ground filmmaker, drone operator, photographer & videographer.

I’m based in the Scottish Highlands, Edinburgh & London – operating worldwide and contracted with Getty Images since 1990.

Our Equipment

Inspire 2 / X7 / X5S

Alta 8 / Movi Pro

Mavic 2 Pro

Mavic 2 Enterprise Advanced

DJI Cinematic FPV

In-house cameras: Canon EOS C70 & EOS R5 with a selection of RF lenses from 15-500mm.

Latest work

26 July 2021

About to take off on board MS Borealis

Firth of Forth, Scotland

11 June 2021

Drone filming at the Etihad Stadium

City of Manchester Stadium, Manchester, England

10 June 2021

Billion Pound Bond Street

Bond Street, central London

29 May 2021

Freedom Flight – Amnesty International’s 60th anniversary


29 May 2021

My Canon C70, holding its own against Sony FX9s on a series of dusk shoots

Frome, Somerset, England

Clients include

BBC logo
Netflix logo
Rolls Royce logo
Google logo
Channel 4 logo
British Airways logo
Tag logo
National Geographic logo
BAE logo

CAA approved for aerial work, PFCO company number 532, FAA number 4242184

CAA logo
ARPAS logo
FAA logo
First Option logo
OPITO logo
ARRI logo
AOP logo