THE COLLECTIVE

ANYTHING IS POSSIBLE

 

 

THE COLLECTIVE TEAM

Who we are…

The Collective is a diverse community of talented individuals united by their skills. Working together, we produce unique work that pushes boundaries and makes us all proud.

JIM BISHOP

Jim was the founder of Red Air Drones. Based in the South Hams, His business inspirations came from working with his wife growing and expanding their food business on the beautiful beach at Bantham. A passion to succeed and dive deep into new ideas Jim has forged the way forward for him and the team. Jim and his family love the outdoor life. Boats, Bikes, Surf and Sun the perfect combination for inspiration and dreams.

GAVIN CROWTHER

Gavin Crowther has been in the broadcast TV and video industry for the last 30 years. He spent 10 years filming adventure documentaries in some of the most extreme places in the world. He won an Emmy in 1997 for his camerawork filming for the American Outdoors Life Network on the film Rock Queen, the first attempt to free climb The Old Man of Hoy by Catherine Destevelle. Other awards include The Hussein Medal of Excellence of the First Order, awarded by the late King Hussein of Jordan, for his services to aerial filming and aviation. Worldfest Houston Film Gold Special Jury Award for “Westcountry Top Secret”.

SARA HAYWARD

Sara has 23 years industry experience in design, marketing and advertising. 

SHANE HEDGES

Shane is the owner of an online retail and FPV events business called Droneislife. specialising in FPV drone racing and freestyle equipment, sponsoring national and regional events as well as up and coming and established pilots.

ALED THOMAS

Director of Thomas Engineering / ISM Drones, Aled undertakes all forms of drone surveys and inspections including thermal, solar panel and roof inspections. Photogrammetry and Point Cloud to generate 3D models forTopographical surveys, volumetric calculations, and machine control models.

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RED AIR MEDIA ON SOCIAL…

Leicestershire never looked so good #drones #travel #innovation #beer @redairdrones_gav
Bantham sunset  #iphone12promax #drones #devon #southdevon @bbcradiodevon
The fountain at Hampton Court  #sunrise #longexposure #rhs #bbc #flowers #drones
Xag p30 #drones #thefuture
The old books . A visit to the Duke of Cornwall hotel to discuss some ideas for filming #media #drones #production #ideas
We are back @bbc #drones #operators #tv #rhs #rhshampton
Immersive experience at the Market Hall, Devonport @themarkethalluk #immersiveexperience #immersiveart #drones
Triton standing guard over Plymouth. A birds eye view #drones #permission #caa #operators #mediateam
Freshly baked cookies @gastrobusbeachfood #food #devonlife #bantham #sea #surf #holiday
When you have gone out to get the final shoots for a clients film .
You look , you see , you chase with the drone. The sun is perfect , shadows , reflections and…….. a giant Cock in the sand 🙈🙈🙈🙈 #drones #dronesdaily #dronestagram #droneoftheday #dronepilot #dronevideo @redairdrones_gav @rosieashley
Condition reports for social housing starting this week. 1000 properties on this schedule. We have been leasing in this part of the industry for 4 years #drone #socialhousing #localauthority #councilhouse #devon
Kingsbridge town #lovekingsbridge #southdevon #yourtravelpics @your_travelshotz #devon #devoncoast #devonlife #drones
Sailing the seven seas with @soundviewmedia #drones #adventure
Talk to the wall. 18th century brickwork exposed @themarkethalluk #innovation #media #immersivedome #drones
Good Morning Britain from @westward_ho #gmb #itv @josiegibson85 #drones #devon #devonlife
Loving working with @davinciresolvestudios now.  Much better work flow and colour grading , tho lots to learn #editing #film #media #advert #bantham
Planning tomorrow’s shoot for BBC at RHS hampton court tomorrow #drones #fpvdrone #bbc #flowers #rhs
Moody dusk sky’s over Burgh island #beachlife 
#devonlife #bantham #sky #contentcreator #shotoniphone
Morning good preparation at Gastrobus Bantham Beach.  Freshly baked bread , mozzarella , tomato and basil. #foodporn #food #southdevon #eatingout #bantham @gastrobusbeachfood @cbishy1
A beautiful site visit with @ygslandscapesltd at Sherford today.  Planning a media programme over the next few months with them #drones #landscape #media #production #interviewquestions
On the river again. Looking back at Coronation Boat House , a grade 2 listed building.  This is the jewel in south devon “
#sailing #devon #boatrace #topper #river #boating #bantham
Jim Bishop, news at 10, Bodmin Jail #drones #film #media #architecture
What’s this !!! A drone or blue sky ?? #survey #drones #devon #architect #inspection #nofilter
Location shooting #drones #landrover #cornwall #polzeath
Morning skies #polzeathbeach #drones #filming #location
Survey and inspection day #cornwall #chinaclay #drones
Abandoned engineering #cornwall #survey #inspection #drones
Drone life #drones #survey #cornwall #chinaclay
Today’s work location #kycu #drones
Drone porn. #vtol #drones
Drone fleet #drones
Bodmin jail #location #filming #drones #mediateam
Awesome effort by @markormrod  Now hit the £150,000 point !! Well done coach @ben.wadham  @reorgcharity @bbcnews @itvnews #drones
Getting in that FPV groove #djifpv #drone #media
@redairdrones_jim @redairdrones_gav working with the fab @andipeters #gmtv #drones #drone #cornwall #givesway
Hello sailor #djifpv #drones
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Jim Bishop jim@redairdrones.com 07710 546274