Sparky's Video Productions

Professional Aerial Cinematography

Sparky Sorenson

FAA Certified Remote Pilot

Sparky Sorenson has provided aerial footage for hundreds of clients from all over the world including CBS, NBCSN, FOX Sports Southwest, NETFLIX, BBC, HGTV, Chevy North America, Toyota, Facebook, EDC Music Festivals and many many more. Sparky is one of handful of pilots who have flown INSIDE and active Class B international airport!With dozens of independent films and network tv shows under our belt, Sparky’s Video Productions is a leading aerial cinematography provider in Texas. SVP strictly adheres to all FAA, state and local regulations. Safety is and always will be our #1 priority.

With over 4 years of UAS piloting/aerial cinematography experience, Sparky Sorenson brings professionalism and an impeccable safety record to your production. SVP maintains a fleet of top industry drones capable of 4K and 5.2K footage, dual operator capabilities, wireless communications systems for pilot, camera operator and Director/DP. SVP arrives in a fully loaded production van complete with a DIT station for more efficient on site file management, preview monitors for live real time viewing and all support equipment necessary for a smooth day of filming. ProRes and RAW footage with our Inspire 2 – X5s camera is available upon request and we also have access to the X7 camera and full lens kit. All of our aircraft carry $5,000,000 UAS liability policies and we can add any necessary entities as additionally insured. We are also FAA Part 107 certified.

Equipment List

UAVs:

(2) DJI Inspire 2 UAVs, 9 pairs of batteries

     *ProRes and RAW licenses

(2) DJI X5s cameras w/15mm lens each (ND filters)

(1) Olympus 45mm f1.8 lens (ND filters)

(1) Olympus 25mm f1.8 lens (ND filters)

(3) Remotes, dual ops pilot/camera operator

(1) Crystal Sky monitor, 2 iPad minis

(1) BlackMagic HDMI to SDI converter and vice versa

(2) DJI Phantom 4 Pro V.2 UAVs – 16 batteries

 

Support Equipment:

(2) Director’s Monitors – 1 hand held (wireless), 1 mounted in production van

(1) Ikan Blitz 400 wireless video system

(4) Eartec wireless headset comms units for Pilot, Camera Operator, DP and Director

(3) Walkie Talkies with shoulder mics

(1) – 2017 Macbook Pro DIT station

 

Production van including:

(2) C-stands

(2) 100′ SDI cables

(1) Folding table

(2) Director’s chairs

(1) EZ Up tent

(1) Production cart

(1) Generator for onsite charging

 

sparky@sparkysvideo.com

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