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- The Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge 2009
The Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge has established a reputation is one of the classic, extreme rally events since it was originally launched in 1991 by Mohammed Ben Sulayaem. Drivers and vehicles travel from all over the world to pitch men and machine against the vast stretches of unforgiving sands in the remoteness of the Empty Quarter.
|Client||Talkabout Media on behalf of ESPN Asia.|
|Location||Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates|
- Transpac 1997 - 2007
On the 11th June 1906, three classic sailboats crossed the startline at the San Pedro Lighthouse as the canon fired to initiate a 2225 nautical mile Trans Pacific Yacht Race from California to Honolulu, Hawaii. The first winner was skipper H.H. Sinclair in his 86ft schooner Lurline and exactly 100 years later, the TRANSPAC as it is now known celebrated its Centennial, making it one of the oldest sporting events in the modern world.
- Panic In The Ring Of Fire - Discovery Canada
In May 2006, Mt. Merapi, a.k.a. The Mountain of Fire in central Java, was living up to its reputation as one of the most active volcanoes on planet earth.
|Client||Discovery Channel Canada|
- Journey To The Heart Of The Tsunami
L'Image Cinematography has shot critical helicopter aerial imagery for a series of documentaries which investigate and explains the geological causes of the recent cataclysmic tsunami and undersea volcanic eruptions on the west coast of Indonesia.
- The Year Without A Summer - Tambora
In 1815, Mt Tambora erupted on the Indonesian island of Sumbawa Besar and the largest eruption in recorded history blew between 37 to 100 cubic miles of dust, ashes, and cinders into the atmosphere, generating a veil of volcanic dust that enveloped the globe. The dust cloud was so intense, parts of the Indonesian archipelago experienced total darkeness for three days.
- Ganges - River To Heaven
Ganges River to Heaven is a 77 minute independant global cinema film by Boston filmmaker, Gayle Ferraro which documents the culture and beliefs of the Hindu religion centered on the sacred River Ganges, in India.
- Kenwood Cup Regatta Series
In the fourteen year period between 1986 and 2000, the biennial Kenwood Cup conducted by the Royal Hawaiian Ocean Racing Club became one of the most prestigious and hotly contested sailing regattas held anywhere in the world. Both professional and amateur sailors alike appreciated the extreme challenges of racing the big winds and dramatic seas of the Pacific Islands and then enjoyed the unique "Aloha" hospitality that reflects the historic culture of Hawaii.
- Turkish Stars - Supersonic Heroes
During the making of of the film Turkish Stars - A Star Is Born, aerial cinematographer Laurie L. Gilbert shot almost 60 hours of rock stable, in-cockpit motion picture imagery of the most extreme supersonic aerobatics.
|Client||Turkish Air Force|
|Location||Istanbul, Ismir, Antolya, Konya|
- Horizon - Toba Super Volcano
75,000 years ago the eruption of a supervolcano was the biggest vocanic eruption of the last two million years and one of the biggest physical traumas that planet earth has ever suffered.
|Client||BBC Horizon Programme|
A film to illustrate the concept of aerial water bombing techniques as a solution to combat the aerial haze problem experienced in S.E.Asia.
|Location||The jungles of Brunei|