Categories for Aerial Photography

Why a Helicopter Flight Is Better Than a Drone for Aerial Cinematography in Montana

October 26, 2017 Leave your thoughts

If you are looking to film the scenery of the beautiful Yellowstone and Teton National Parks, there will be many options available to you. You can try to use a drone for a couple of shots, but you might ultimately find this option is very limited and results in less exciting and usable footage. If you are looking to immortalize the scenery of the area in a truly unique and captivating way, then a helicopter flight for aerial cinematography in Montana may be just right for you. From broad to narrow While a drone can do a good job of... View Article

The Best Places to Photograph in Montana

September 6, 2017 Leave your thoughts

Whether you’ve lived in Montana your whole life or you’re just on a quick trip up here for vacation, you know that our beautiful state has some of the most incredible landscapes in the country. Since our part of the country is so lovely, we get a lot of customers who want to take a ride in a helicopter for aerial photography in Montana. But time is limited! Here are a few of the most beautiful places in the state, which we believe are ideal for capturing a one-of-a-kind photograph: Glacier National Park: Perhaps one of Montana’s most popular tourist... View Article

Getting the Most Out of Aerial Photography in Montana

June 6, 2017 Leave your thoughts

While there is no shortage of beautiful photographs of Montana’s unique landscape from the ground, aerial photography offers a whole new level of breathtaking images. From the air, photographers can capture the vastness of the landscape and shoot from a perspective that people seldom have the opportunity to see. Aerial photography tours from helicopter charters are a fantastic way to experience natural beauty and take amazing images to add to your portfolio. Since the opportunity to take aerial photographs doesn’t present itself everyday, you want to be certain that your aerial photography session is as productive and successful as possible.... View Article

Six Tips for Your First Adventure with Aerial Photography in Montana

April 7, 2017 Leave your thoughts

When the opportunity arises for aerial photography in Montana, you want to take advantage of it in the best way possible! Aerial photography is different from other types, and you will need to prepare for it. Otherwise, you risk equipment damage and subpar pictures. Here are six tips for assuring your best photos when you take an aerial photography adventure: Invest in a camera tether: Losing your camera is always a risk in the air. The problem is, not only will this deprive you of expensive equipment, but you also risk the camera, tripods and other equipment flying up into... View Article

Tips from Our Helicopter Company in Montana for Taking the Best Photos from a Helicopter

January 6, 2017 Leave your thoughts

At Rocky Mountain Rotors, we have many people who come and ride on helicopters specifically to engage in aerial photography in Montana. In many cases, these people are trained professionals who have photographed from helicopters many times before. But if you are a serious photographer and will be shooting from the air for the first time, you should know that it is quite a bit different than other forms of photography you are likely to be familiar with. With that in mind, here are a few tips from our helicopter company in Montana to help you take the best possible... View Article