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LOS ANGELES DRONE PERMITS

LOS ANGELES DRONE PERMITS | FAA PART 107 |  INSURED

DRONES AND FILM PERMITS IN LOS ANGELES: A BREEZE WITH AMK FILMS

Obtaining a film permit for drone operations in Los Angeles can be a daunting task, but with AMK FILMS, it’s as easy as taking flight. We’re experts in navigating the complexities of FAA and FilmLA regulations, so you can focus on what matters most: creating incredible content. We offer a variety of drone solutions to match your project needs and or budget.

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Movie poster for 'The Misfits' (2021) featuring Pierce Brosnan in an action film.
'Raw Terror' on Investigation Discovery, a true crime series focusing on the impact of murder on loved ones.
Movie poster for 'Take' – A story of a struggling actor seizing opportunities and rewriting his future.
Truck Night In America' on the History Channel, featuring customized trucks and jeeps in intense challenges.
TV show poster for 'Jay Leno's Garage,' featuring comedian and former Tonight Show host Jay Leno.
Poster for 'Drive with Swizz Beatz' - Join hip-hop legend Swizz Beatz as he explores car culture and unites car clubs through a shared love of automotive passion.
Tough As Nails,' a competition series celebrating hardworking Americans.
Selling Sunset' Season 3, a Netflix TV show.
Classique,' a short film selected as an official screening.
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TV show poster for 'It's A Dog's Life,' a Disney original hosted by Bill Farmer, the voice actor of Goofy and Pluto.
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WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW:

To fly a drone for film production in Los Angeles, you need a Part 107 Remote Pilot Certificate from the FAA.

You also need a film permit from FilmLA, which includes insurance, a site map, a flight plan, and a safety plan.

At AMK FILMS we’ve got you covered from start to finish.

We’ll take care of all the paperwork and legwork, so you can focus on your production. We’ll also make sure your drone footage is top-notch, whether you need sweeping landscapes or close-up details.

FREEFLY ALTA X

Heavy Lift Cinema Drone
for cinema & broadcast.
Sony Venice, Arri 35, LF, or mini
RED Komodo + V-Raptor
Gimbals: FREEFLY Movi Pro or DJI Ronin 2 with joystick or wheel control.
8-30 min flight time depending on camera and battery configuration.

DJI INSPIRE 3

8K FULL FRAME 35MM Sensor
Prime F2.8 lenses - 18,24,35,50
8K CinemaDNG Raw or Apple ProRes
44.7 MP DNG RAW Photos Approx. 23min max flight time. Max Speed of 58 mph. 1080P HD wireless video, ideal for live broadcasting.

DJI MAVIC 3 PRO CINE

24MM , 70MM, 166MM Lenses
5.1K / 4K ProRes 422HQ video up to 120fps
43 minute flight time
40 MP DNG RAW Photos
47mph max flight speed
1080P 60p HD wireless video, ideal for live broadcasting.

DJI MATRICE 350 RTK

35MM f2.8 Lenses
High-Precision Mapping HD 2D and 3D
55 minute flight time
Lidar L1 Camera 4/3 CMOS, 20 MP
P1 Camera 35.9×24 mm 45MP, Raw
1080P 60p HD wireless video.

DJI AVATA FPV

12MM f2.8 Lenses
5.3K / 4K 10bit up to 60/120fps
16 minute flight time
24.7 MP DNG RAW Photos
60mph max flight speed
1080P 60p HD wireless video.

DJI FPV

12MM f2.8 Lenses
5.3K / 4K 10bit up to 60/120fps
15 minute flight time
24.7 MP DNG RAW Photos
87mph max flight speed
1080P 60p HD wireless video.
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Narrative Showreel by AMK Films, showcasing their storytelling expertise.
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Truck Night in America,' the TV show on the History Channel.
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