Sparky's Video Productions

Professional Aerial Cinematography

Sparky Sorenson

FAA Certified Remote Pilot

With over 5 years of UAS piloting/aerial cinematography under his belt, Sparky Sorenson brings experience, professionalism and an impeccable safety record to your project. Sparky has provided aerial footage for thousands of clients from all over the world including Amazon Prime Air, CBS, NBCSN, FOX Sports Southwest, NETFLIX, BBC, HGTV, NBC Dateline, Chevy North America, Toyota, Facebook, EDC Music Festivals and many many more. With dozens of independent films and network tv shows under his belt, Sparky is one of the leading aerial cinematographers in Texas and the region. SVP strictly adheres to all FAA, state and local regulations. Safety is and always will be our #1 priority.

SVP maintains a fleet of top industry drones capable of 4K, 5.2K and 6K footage in ProRes and RAW formats with our X7 camera and X5s cameras with a selection of lenses, 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, wireless preview monitors for live real time viewing and all support equipment necessary for a smooth day of filming. We don’t show up with a drone, we show up with 4. 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 of course!

Equipment List

UAVs:

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

     *ProRes and RAW licenses (additional fee)

(1) DJI X7 camera with 16, 25 and 50mm lenses and full ND kit

(2) DJI X5s cameras with/15, 25 and 45mm lenses (ND filters)

(1) Cendence remote

(3) Remotes, dual ops pilot/camera operator

(2) Crystal Sky monitor2 (4 batteries), 2 iPad minis

(1) BlackMagic HDMI to SDI converter and vice versa

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

 

Support Equipment:

(1) 36″ Production cart

(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

(6) Walkie Talkies with shoulder mics

(1) – 2017 Macbook Pro DIT station

(1) DJI TB Charging station for Inspire 2 batteries

 

Production van including:

(2) C-stands

(2) 100′ SDI cables

(1) Folding table

(2) Director’s chairs

(1) EZ Up tent

(1) Generator for onsite charging

 

sparky@sparkysvideo.com

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