Michael Gisselere has more than 25 years of experience as a director – cinematographer, he shot a lot of documentary for television. He used helicopters, cranes, and tools for his movies. He begin in Los Angeles and studied film at UCLA Extension, obtained his green card and worked for Canal +, MTV, Discovery Channel. He was chosen among the first to use the drone in France, responsible for aerial images for the Tour de France for 7 years, he is in love with the image and participated in the Dakar, WRC etc …
Christelle is in charge of all flying authorizations for Freeway Prod. A work of the shadow without which we could not shoot our images. She has been working for several years on all requests for overflight authorizations for the Tour de France but also for our productions abroad as in the USA, South America and Europe. Christelle is in constant contact with the Police Prefectures in France, the airports for the requests of protocols and other necessary authorizations so that our shoots take place in the best possible conditions. None of our shoots are done without all permissions.
FREEWAY DRONE TECHNICIANS
Ianis has been working with us for 4 years. He made fly our drones especially the Freefly Alta 8 on commercials and features films, he also shot the Sports cars on WRC Corsica. It is rigorous and demanding, qualities that we appreciate. He knows the composition of the image well because he has a career as cameraman and DP, director which allows to have a powerful team. He knows very well the drones of DJI.
Cyril and one of our cameramen with whom we work a lot. He has been working with Freeway for 3 years. He has already shot a lot of reports in France, Brittany and Greece. He knows how to adapt to different types of terrain and quickly understand the director’s request. Very rigorous and demanding. He did a lot of documentary in France and Europe for Freeway Prod.
Olivier is the main pilot at Freeway Prod. He has been working with Michael for over 6 years and participates in all the Tour de France. Confirmed pilot on Inspire 2 and also Freefly Alta, he has already collaborated on important and difficult missions. He knows how to adapt to all situations calmly and always finds solutions when we come back from difficulties. A former airplane pilot, he is very familiar with the legislation in force and his aeronautical charts.
David is pilot since 2014. After several drone races to his credit, he participated in the Drones World Championships in Dubai in 2016 in the team that won the competition and decided to turn to professional video. He is also adept with an Inspire, Cinewhoop, FPV Racer which he manufactures himself and of which he is one of the specialists in France since the beginnings of the discipline. His playground? cliffs and technical places where mastery is essential.