Behind the scenes: Filming from a heli

Posted By: The Ski Channel on December 25, 2010 6:52 pm

Helicopter skiing is gaining in popularity.  So is filming insano athlete from helicopters.  Thanks to recent technology, filmers no longer need to dangle from these helicopters attatched to harnesses.  This new technology involves high end cameras attached to the nose of a heli and controlled from the inside.  They can rotate, swivel and move into any position necessary to get the shot need to make the movie.  Check out the sweet video below as the Freeride World Tour depends on this style of shooting to capture the amazing scenery and the athletes tearing up huge mountains….