BEST DRONE PRODUCTION COMPANY IN CHICAGO


Soaring Badger Productions was the first FAA approved Chicago based drone production company and the first allowed to film on closed sets for movies and television in Illinois. We also happen to be one of the longest running drone production companies in Chicago. Soaring Badger flys the latest drone equipment available and occasionally charters the use of helicopters. We are the best drone production company in Chicago with the most experienced team of licensed pilots and award winning camera operators. Contact us today to find out how we can help take your project to a whole new level!

AERIAL DRONE PHOTOGRAPHY

Capture stunning high resolution images on a variety of cameras up to 400ft in the air.

ARCHITECTURAL PHOTOGRAPHY AND VIDEO

From capturing 360 degree photos to showcasing potential views or capturing that perfect angle for your 3D rendering we have you covered.

ENGAGEMENT AND WEDDING

What better way to help create a cinematic memory of your special day than through the use of a drone.

HELICOPTER PHOTOGRAPHY & VIDEO

Sometimes a drone is just not the right tool for the job. That is why we charter the use of a pilot and helicopter to capture video and photos from heights above 400ft around Chicago.

FILM

We have experience working on all types of films from independent to large scale Hollywood productions.

TIME LAPSE

One of our other passions is capturing high resolution time lapse films. Perfect for helping create amazing footage for your next project.

AERIAL DRONE VIDEO ON LOCATION

We have traveled to all corners of the world capturing aerial video and photos. We have the experience you need when it comes to filming abroad.

TELEVISION AND COMMERCIAL

From working on local TV news, national network TV dramas and commercials for Fortune 500 companies, we have done it all. Our team has years of award winning experience.

MEET OUR TEAM

DJI Inspire 2 X5S

The Transformer

The DJI Inspire 2 is one of the most popular commercial drones on the market. With it’s transforming shape upon takeoff, this drone can allow a two man team to capture stunning videos with a variety of lenses and recording options. The Inspire 2 can capture 5.2K video in Quicktime compressed or Apple Pro Res for the ultimate resolution.

DJI M600

The Beast

The biggest drone in our fleet and the most versatile. This six bladed beast can carry a wide variety of different cameras weighing up to 15lbs such as the RED camera series, Arri Alexa Mini, Canon 5D, Sony A7 series and more.

DJI Mavic Pro

The Baby

The smallest and most compact drone in the fleet. This drone is tiny enough to fit in a purse but carries a very capable 4K UHD camera similar to the Phantom series. An excellent choice when flying indoors or in tight spaces outside.

DJI Phantom 4 Pro

The Popular Kid

The most popular drone on the market today. It’s relatively small size and powerful camera allow it to fly in tight spaces but still capture 4K UHD video up to 60 frames per second at 100mbps.

AERIAL REEL

Soar through various parts of the world and enjoy the wondrous beauty that both Mother Nature and mankind have to offer. Through the glaciers and mountainous regions to glistening lake resorts and historic cities, Soaring Badger takes you along, allowing you to be free to escape with your mind as your eyes see a bird’s eye view.

DRONE EARTH

5 years of aerial video from around the world. Featuring video from Norway, Poland, UAE, Iceland, Canada, Mexico and all over America.

ALASKA: A BIRD’S EYE VIEW 3

Enjoy the beauty of rural Alaska during the spring thaw

FAA 333 EXEMPT, FAA UAS PART 107 LICENSED & FULLY INSURED

SOARING BADGER IS ONE OF THE LONGEST RUNNING CHICAGO BASED DRONE COMPANIES. CAPTURING AERIAL IMAGERY THROUGHOUT THE UNITED STATES AND THE WORLD