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Westworld Season 2 – XM2 Lands in the US

We were privileged this past week to be invited to work on the amazing HBO series Westworld Season 2. It was a shoot of firsts for us. Not only did it mark our first assignment on US mainland, but we also flew an ARRI 35mm film camera – the first time we understand a 35mm […]

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NEXT LEVEL HEAVY LIFT UAV

This is a sneak preview of our UAV which has been designed to fly the Movi XL Gimbal. XM2 Labs team have taken their knowledge of equipment and workflow and injected those considerations into every aspect of this UAV. Every component has been conceptualized and designed from the ground up. Take a look at these […]

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XMAG Issue 13

LION - A LONG WAY HOME We are hugely proud of the achievements of the multi-award nominated feature film, Lion, including Best Picture at this year’s Oscars. We were fortunate to be chosen as the prime aerial drone team, capturing the beautiful shots in India, and in particular very excited to have the closing shot [...]
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Thor: Ragnarok – Location, Location, Location…

We recently wrapped on the set of the third instalment in Marvel's blockbuster Thor: Ragnorak. There really was something for everyone on this project. The girls weren't unhappy about working with the likes of Chris Hemsworth, Tom Hiddleston and Idris Elba. The Kiwi's among us were very excited about working with Taika Waititi. And as [...]
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Shiver Me Timbers…Jack’s Back…

We can’t wait for this action packed blockbuster of an adventure to weigh anchor and set sail on May 26. We were on set shooting for 6 months so were super excited to see our aerial work in action during the Super Bowl LI. We’ll bring you much of our incredible behind the scenes story […]

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Lion – With Pride

We are hugely proud of the achievements of the multi-award nominated feature film, Lion, including Best Picture at this year's Oscars. We were fortunate to be chosen as the prime aerial drone team, capturing the beautiful shots in India, and in particular very excited to have the closing shot of the movie. It was a real pleasure working with [...]
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How The Magic Happens

A magician never reveals their secrets, but in this case we can’t help ourselves. On a recent project for William Hill, we were engaged to capture aerial footage for their upcoming Australian Open TVC campaign. On the first day of shoot, the production were unable to create the special effects of the wake required for […]

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On The News: Attack Of The Drone

Our X8 Super aircraft featured on Channel 7 News this week flying high on the movie set of Pacific Rim: Uprising that closed large parts of downtown Brisbane. It’s always surreal working on sets like this when Hollywood comes to town when they totally transform downtown Brisbane to look like downtown Tokyo.