The secrets of the heli camera

How the film crew get the amazing shots of the Red Bull Air Race

Lots of hidden aspects go in to producing the Red Bull Air Race World Championship. One of those is the jaw-dropping action shots you see when watching the races. This is down to Bas Vandenbranden, who controls the Cineflex camera from the helicopter. He talks to three-time World Champion Paul Bonhomme about his role in the series and how he captures this new dimension of motorsport...

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