20 Sep 2017

Winter Games Red Bull vs Audi

Ripping through the snow with two of the top Red Bull Skiers in the latest Audi RS6. Our team spent a couple of days in the mountains of the south island with...

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12 Sep 2017

NEW CINEMA CABLE CAM

Stoked to announce the addition of the new Dactyl Cam Pro to the fleet. Built for the largest Cinema applications up to 100lbs with speeds of 60kmph and high...

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18 Jul 2017

Reel Factory, Hollywood, National Geographic and Tourism NZ

It's not every day Reel Factory mixes with Hollywood. On this shoot, we travelled the country with the amazing Bryce Dallas Howard producing content for...

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29 Jun 2017

Tower Insurance TVC

Crashing a car, smashing a window, wrecking a laptop and lighting a room on fire was all in a couple of days work for the Tower Insurance TVC with...

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16 Jun 2017

Air New Zealand - All Blacks Apprentice

From Ireland to LA, Nelson to Auckland, we went far and wide over a week which I'm sure Colm Jr and Brooklyn will never forget! Air New Zealand...

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2 May 2017

Kia Rio 2017

The all new Kia Rio - fair to say we love producing car commercials! Shot with the Red Dragon utilising the Shotover U1 gimbal on our Cinema Ranger, Movi...

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6 Apr 2017

Air NZ First Haul

12.01am March 1st, Oyster season kicks off in the Bluff. We sent a crew to capture this piece for Air New Zealand with Nourish Group. Working...

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31 Mar 2017

KIA | Backing Black and Yellow

Shooting these beasts in training mode was epic - awesome to produce this spot for Kia and The Hurricanes 2017 relationship!   Check it out here:...

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14 Mar 2017

2017 SHOWREEL

Over the years we have been lucky enough to work on some amazing projects with some very talented people. Here's a small portion of the projects we produced...

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8 Mar 2017

AIR NEW ZEALAND - INTERNATIONAL WOMEN'S DAY

Always a pleasure to produce content with inspirational people - cheers Air New Zealand #InternationalWomensDay   Watch Here: https://...

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1 Feb 2017

Another crazy Mad Mike project!

Link: https://vimeo.com/201194707 Another crazy project from our boy Mad Mike and the team at Red Bull. Always a pleasure to work with these guys! DOP:...

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21 Jan 2017

Red Bull Defiance 2017

Four seasons in two days didn't stop Red Bull Defiance  132 competitors, traversing 142km of varied terrain, under several severe...

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19 Jan 2017

Tourism New Zealand | Sidharth Malhotra

Video highlights of Bollywood star Sidharth Malhotra's second visit to New Zealand helped launch Tourism New Zealand’s latest campaign in India last week,...

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11 Jan 2017

Shapeshifter "Her" music video

Was a blast working with the Shapeshifter boys on this one. Dans vision coupled with the track created a beauty of a piece - this little number has a lot of...

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8 Dec 2016

Jaguar - The Art of Performance

We worked with Y&R and flew down to Christchurch to check out and capture the Jaguar "Art of Performance" Tour. Unfortunately we didn't get a drive but...

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28 Nov 2016

Burger King - Joseph Parker $2 Whoppers

Was a pleasure working with our mate Joe again, leading in to his WBO World Title Fight. We worked with Colenso on this and layed the $2 Whopper deal...

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24 Nov 2016

Unitec - Looks like a classroom to us "Sport Science"

This was the second in the "Looks like a classroom to us" series which we created alongside Republik for Unitec. We had a blast out on the West Coast both...

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17 Oct 2016

Unitec - Looks like a classroom to us "Architecture"

The Te Noho Kotahitanga Marae was the perfect setting for the "Architecture" piece in the "Looks like classroom to us" series for Unitec. We teamed up with...

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4 Oct 2016

BRAND NEW SHOTOVER U1

SHOTOVER systems represent the next generation in aerial cinematography, allowing filmmakers to work faster and more efficiently while delivering...

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3 Oct 2016

My Food Bag - Meadow Restaurant Takeover

My Food Bag did a takeover of Meadow Restaurant and we were there to capture it! Video https://vimeo.com/185735378 Client Pead PR / My Food Bag...

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1 Sep 2016

Air New Zealand - You Got Sprung

With the help of our mate Julian Dennison, we went around the country brightening up peoples days for the first day of spring with Air New Zealand. ...

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25 Aug 2016

SHORT & WIDE

Sports broadcasting has three new kids on the block, with self-proclaimed failed sportsmen, George Harper Jnr, Anthony (Ants) Niterl, and ...

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24 Aug 2016

Kia Cerato | LX Hatch 2016

For the latest Kia Cerato commercial we teamed up with the good people at Work Communications. The concept was awesome to work on from begging to end,...

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10 Aug 2016

The NEW Cinema Ranger

The first of its kind in New Zealand, proud to announce our new Ford Ranger has been rigged for use with our brand new Shotover U1G Stabilized...

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8 Aug 2016

TOURISM NEW ZEALAND - SOUVENIRS

Our crew love food and wine so its was a great fit to team up with the awesome people at Tourism New Zealand and Problem Child to produce this little number....

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28 Jul 2016

Healtheries Tea 2016

Healtheries know you need to start your day with a cup of goodness, a cup of focus, a cup of Healtheries Green Tea with NZ blueberries bursting with...

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15 Jun 2016

Tourism NZ Luxury - Taupo

Tourism New Zealand approached our team about producing some content directly around their Luxury Market, which fits perfectly with our produciton style. For...

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8 Jun 2016

Auckland Transport - Cycleways

The agency Federation asked us to jump on board the new Auckland Cycleways campaign to show off the latest Auckland City Council work. A colourful number...

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19 May 2016

New World - Winter Inspiration

Settle in for the weekend with this tasty homemade pizza from New Worlds latest series of Winter Inspiration commercials. Produced with agency ....

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11 May 2016

Air New Zealand - Active Wear

Active Wear is part 2 of the "Trolley Runners" parody series we produced for Air New Zealand in the lead up to the Air New Zealand Hawkes Bay...

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9 May 2016

Air New Zealand - Pimp My Trolley

We had a great time shooting with Air New Zealand for Pimp My Trolley, the engineer lads killed it! This was part 1 of 2 parody pieces we produced in...

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17 Apr 2016

Rip Curl Raglan Pro 2016 Surfing

We were stoked to work with Sky Sports on this and hook up the first ever Aerial Live Broadcast of a Surf event in our beautiful country. The Raglan Pro...

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29 Feb 2016

LIVE BROADCAST PHANTOM AND DRONE

Reel Factory had a great summer of cricket with Sky TV supplying Live Slow Motion replays and Live Drone scenics for the broadcast.  Our crew...

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10 Feb 2016

Latest Show Reel for 2015 - 2016

https://vimeo.com/154647498    We are all about creating lasting stories and bringing to life perspectives that are not normally seen by the...

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4 Feb 2016

Lewis Road Creamery TVC

We hit the studio to produce this Lewis Road Creamery TVC using the Phantom Flex 4k. The perfect piece of kit to capture ice cream in all it's glory...

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Redbull Defiance, redbull NZ, Wanaka, New Zealand
25 Jan 2016

Red Bull Defiance 2016

Over two brutal days, multi-sport athletes from all over the world battled Wanaka’s rugged landscape and challenging weather conditions to complete the brutal...

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rio olympics, vanuatu, reel factory, drone, cinema drone, aerials, aerial cinematography, auckland, new zealand, movi, aeronavice
16 Jan 2016

Rio Olympics - Samsung commercial

Our crew joined a great team from New York for a beautifully shot piece in Vanuatu. The commercial has been produced for Samsung, aorund the Rio Olympics...

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16 Oct 2015

Backyard Cricket with a twist - Sidarth Malhotra

We ventured up to a glacier out of Queenstown via a couple of helicopters - packing a full crew, a Bollywood super star and a few cricket legends we turned...

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beats by area, Richie McCaw, rugby world cup, production, aerial cinematography, drone, heavy lift, movi, freely systems
17 Sep 2015

Richie McCaw in The Game Starts Here - Beats by Dre

As being one of the only cpompanies in NZ to be operating a cinema drone system capable of lifting Alexa and Red camera's we get to work on some pretty awesome...

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Phantom 4K Flex, New world commercial, 1000fps
12 Sep 2015

New World - Phantom 4K Flex

  We were stoked to be commissioned a series of commercials produced for New Worlds new summer series of price point. All shot with the Phantom 4K...

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Reel Factory in Queenstown, New Zealand
26 Aug 2015

Audi Quattro Winterfest Queenstown

Our crew teamed up with Tourism NZ and a few of the local sports stars to show off some epic activities that are available on tap in the Queenstown region....

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13 Aug 2015

SHORT AND WIDE

Reel Factory have teamed up with the lads from Short and Wide to produce the newest show on the block, set to entertain social media’s largest audience. This...

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12 Aug 2015

AIR NEW ZEALAND #Wheretonext

The crew from Exit films approached us about shooting elements for a big project, we were super excited to find out it was for the new Air New Zealand...

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5 Aug 2015

AMAZON SURF – SKATE – DENIM

Amazon surf wanted to produce their first ever television commercial with their theme of Surf, Skate, Denim.  The concept was put together by Cam Neat for...

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31 Jul 2015

RESTART – ASH GRAHAM

A music video produced by our crew from concept through to delivery for a great up and coming artist Ash Graham. Director: Marc McCarthy DOP: Dan...

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5 Jul 2015

CADBURY JAFFAS

The Phantom 4K Flex has been busy on commercials over the past couple of months, heres an awesome commercial from Cadbury, all the beautiful slow motion of the...

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4 Jul 2015

SUPER RUGBY FINAL

Sky Sports have contracted the Reel Factory crew as their key aerial team for all major live broadcast events. Heres a few nice aerials from the night of the...

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2 Jul 2015

MASTERCHEF NEW ZEALAND

Shot entirely on the Phantom Flex4K the latest series of commercials for the new series of MasterChef 2015! Using the camera to its full potential from 25FPS...

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30 Apr 2015

FIFA U20’s WORLD CUP

With one month to go for the Fifa U20’s World Cup held in New Zealand - Fifa and Tourism New Zealand wanted to create a launch video different to anything that...

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26 Mar 2015

Cricket World Cup

Reel Factory hits another first for New Zealand, delivering crisp live aerials to live broadcast on the world stage for the Cricket World Cup series in New...

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20 Mar 2015

Phantom4K Flex

For the first time in New Zealand, a camera capable of filming super slow motion at a 4K resolution is now readily available – Reel Factory ‘s catalogue of...

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12 Mar 2015

THINGS TO DO NORTHLAND

As a test for Tourism New Zealand our team were commissioned by Tourism New Zealand to produce a series around “Things to do” for the Northland region. From...

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9 Mar 2015

Quality NZ

Quality NZ approached the RF team several months ago about the concept of producing a TV show to be aired on television throughout India on Star TV. Our crew...

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28 Feb 2015

Vodafone Warriors

Sky Sports Promo director came to us with a concept for a new series of commercials for the Vodafone Warriors season of 2015. Shot over two days with various...

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19 Dec 2014

PXW-FS7

Reel Factory has taken ownership of two new complete camera kits. Sony’s latest addition to its large sensor line is a complete camera system that delivers...

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15 Dec 2014

THE HOBBIT PREMIER LONDON

In conjunction with Tournsim New Zealan, Air New Zealand the The Hobbit – our team were commissioned to follow a story of a special piece of The Hobbit set to...

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8 Nov 2014

Worlds biggest Hobbit fans

Tourism New Zealand in association with Air New Zealand and “The Hobbit” launched a competition across the globe to find the worlds biggest Hobbit fans....

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