Jack and Paddy are the directors and main team at Horizon AP with over 10 years experience in unmanned aerial system industry. They provide both pilot and camera operator services where required and are both fully certified by the CAA and hold Euro USC BNUC-S qualifications. We also employ and work with a variety of highly experienced freelance operators when we require additional team members.
Jack has been fully qualified to fly our systems for commercial purposes since 2011. He operates, maintains and upgrades all our systems in-house. As a pilot, Jack has flown our systems in a variety of situations and countries, from enclosed forest waterfalls, to the center of Lagos, Nigeria, and launching from small boats at sea, he can fly our systems almost anywhere.
As well as being an experienced camera operator, Paddy also has a great amount of experience with UAS legislation working with the CAA to allow Horizon AP to fly in almost any location. Recently appointed vice-chairman of ARPAS UK, Paddy also gives us a voice in the ongoing development of legislation and law across Europe.
I thought you were resourceful and enthusiastic and a pleasure to have on the team!Verity White | BBC Natural History
The shots went down very well with (the director) who is in charge of our election programmes. So many thanks to you and Jack.George Spencer | CG Specialist - BBC News
Thank you to (Horizon AP) for the amazing post titles drone shot in tonight's ep. Truly professional and talented team.Jermain Julien | Wolfblood - CBBC
Just a note to say a big thank you to you both for all your excellent work on "Robson Green's Northumberland." It's added a whole new dimension to the series.Stuart Ramsey | Shiver / ITV
For full production jobs, we work alongside Adam Gilroy of Time and Motion Films. Adam has a specialist interest in super slow motion cinematography and motion controlled timelapse sequences, which along with his his experience and knowledge to a wider array of projects allows us to provide video production services employing cutting edge technology and specialist filming techniques.
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