About the Project
42 minute Fundraising or “Pledge” video for KPBS-TV used as an incentive for viewers to support KPBS. The project took place over 4 years of filming, working closely with Corporate Helicopters of San Diego. Final product included 5 extra videos – including a behind the scenes piece – as an incentive. Shot with HVS-Sloan Wescam throughout all of San Diego County.
Director: Bob Shroder and Stu Smith
D.P.: Marty Zimmerman
Producer/Editor: Bob Shroder
Primary Pilot: Ivor Sheir
KPBS Television San Diego
- Extensive aerial production, reacting quickly to great weather days (snow days for example) to get the most epic shots.
- Working with official entities; the Navy, Marines, Air Traffic Control, etc. to obtain necessary permissions.
- Working with composer and sound recordist to achieve a mix both beautiful and achieving a feel that brought the locations alive.
- Air to Ground logistics and coordination.
- Aerial videography
Camera: Red Epic & Lenses