Filming a tank using drones!

Tanked Up!

This week Birmingham based drone pilot Nic from Creative Pie Films talks tanks and drones! Could this be one of the best blog titles ever?! Yes is the answer! ST Engineering, based in Singapore, were over in the UK showcasing their new Bronco tank / people carrier and they were going to film a promotional […]

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Good Pie!

Lets ‘av it 2018!

Happy New Year! In this blog Nic and Dean from Birmingham based video production company Creative Pie Films reflect back on their second year in business!  One of the first things of note is how this year has differed greatly from previous years. Having begun in earnest with one major client and focussing heavily on […]

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Check out this dynamic footage of the Darley Moor cycle race!

Birmingham Based Aerial Filming service used drone to capture the action at Darley Moor!

Today Birmingham based aerial filming Creative Pie Films volunteered to capture the Darley Moor cycling race. Hi, Nic here from Birmingham based aerial filming service Creative Pie Films. Today was a big deal for me as i am an avid cycling enthusiast as well as a CAA qualified drone pilot. I have always wanted to use […]

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Birmingham based drone operator

Drones are big news, but what should you look for in a drone operator?

Are you searching for a Birmingham based drone operator but don’t know where to start? Well this blog post is going to help break down what you should look for in a drone operator with regards to red tape and the matter of insurance. Gratuitous plug alert! First of all check out our aerial showreel to experience […]

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I’m alright Jack!

Video Production Blog | Being the Jack of all trades as a video editor…

Dean from Birmingham based video producers Creative Pie talks about being multi skilled in the creative industries. The term Jack-of-all-trades has always been viewed as a negative in the world of video production. The idea that you can turn your hand to a number of disciplines at the expense of not having the time to […]

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Blade Runner 2049

Do Androids Dream of Unnecessary Sequels?

Films! We all love them but do we always need a sequel? When Ridley Scott’s film adaptation of Philip K. Dick’s novel ‘Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep hit cinemas in 1982, it divided both critics and fans of Dick’s work. A neo-noir science fiction film, Blade Runner’s depiction of a dystopian Los Angeles was […]

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