Property filmmaking
covered from every angle.

We produce exceptional content through the craft of filmmaking.
Give your building the video it deserves.

We produce exceptional content through the craft of filmmaking.

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Property

Filmmakers

Based in Manchester and working across the UK, we collaborate with agencies, developers and architects to capture cutting edge video content for buildings that resonates with audiences. From drone to ground shooting we weave the craft of filmmaking with our knowledge of the sector for better content and a better experience for our clients.

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Making

Better Content

We leave nothing to chance, from knowing what time of day will render the best light on a building to knowing which angle and camera movement will make your building look its best.

Whether you need drone filming or an entire video creating from concept to completion, we apply our filmmaking expertise and passion for next level content.

Real Stories

“As a high growth start-up we needed a content agency that moves as fast as we do. Defy understood our brand narrative and created amazing content. I would highly reccomend Defy”

Lauren King
Peak CMO

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Real Stories

“I hired Defy Studios to create a drone film in our office space. The quality of their work is top notch, going above and beyond the brief to create something truly spectacular. I’d highly recommend them to anyone looking to create video and CGI content for their brand.”

Dunstan Carter
Sharp Project

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Real Stories

“Defy Studios understand the vision you are trying to deliver. They were a pleasure to work with, great communication, flexible and really understood the brief. The end-product was outstanding.”

Kathryn Hague
World of Sweets 

Real Stories

“As a high growth start-up we needed a content agency that moves as fast as we do. Defy understood our brand narrative and created amazing content. I would highly recommend Defy”

Lauren King
Peak CMO

Real Stories

“Defy Studios understand the vision you are trying to deliver. They were a pleasure to work with, great communication, flexible and really understood the brief. The end-product was outstanding.”

Kathryn Hague
World of Sweets

Real Stories

*I hired Defy Studios to create a drone film in our office space. The quality of their work is top notch, going above and beyond the brief to create something truly spectacular. I’d highly recommend them to anyone looking to create video and CGI content for their brand.”

Dunsten Carter
Sharp Project

Our Services.

Experienced filmmakers applying storytelling to your building, connect to your audience through stunning visuals.

Video
Production

Proper filmmaking for property that deserves it. From concept to completion.

Aerial
Filming

CAA Approved Pilots paired with filmmakers for elevated results.
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Aerial
Photography

Taking still imaging to a new height, from print to backgrounds for CGI renders.

FPV
Drone

Take your audience on an unforgettable immersive journey through your building.

Virtual
Tours

Immerse your audience in your space with interactive 3D virtual tours.

360 &
Panoramic

Combine many photos together to give your audience the wider picture.

Timelapse
& Hyperlapse

Hyperlapses from the ground to the sky. Move time faster and create stunning shots.
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Moving
Platform

Making impossible dolly shots possible with our onewheel platform.
Camera tracking points from after effects and a target can be seen on a building after it has been 3D acmera tracked.

Camera
Tracking

Concrete 2D and 3D Motion tracking for groundbreaking visuals.

Compositing
& Roto

Get your building in the frame with our seamless compositing.
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Motion
Graphics

Inform your audience. Your core messaging and brand animated to perfection.

Video
Editing

Assembling your properties story and creating the best version of it.
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Colour
Grading

Change the tone and make your property stand out with our expert colourists.
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Our Services.

Proper filmmakers applying storytelling to your building, connecting your audience to stunning visuals.

Colour Grading

Change the tone and make your property stand out with our expert colourists.
A photo depicting the difference between colour graded and non colourgraded footage. Buildings can be seen

Video Editing

Assembling your properties story and creating the best version of it.

Motion Graphics

Inform your audience. Your core messaging and brand animated to perfection.
Example of a tracked motion graphic shown within the ARbeta building in Manchester

Compositing & Postproduction

Get your building in the frame with our seamless compositing.

Camera Tracking

Concrete 2D and 3D Motion tracking for groundbreaking visuals.
Camera tracking points from after effects and a target can be seen on a building after it has been 3D acmera tracked.

Moving Platform

Making impossible dolly shots possible with our onewheel platform.
Videographer doing video production rides a onewheel while filming inside a building

Timelapse & Hyperlapse

Hyperlapses from the ground to the sky. Move time faster and create stunning shots.

360 and Panoramic

Combine many photos together to give your audience the wider picture.

Virtual Tours

Immerse your audience in your space with interactive 3D virtual tours.

FPV Drone

Take your audience on an unforgettable immersive journey through your building.

Aerial Photography

Taking still imaging to a new height, from print to backgrounds for CGI renders.
A photo of a cloud inversion where we are above the cloud looking at one of the deansgate towers in Manchester rising above. Sunrise.

Aerial Filming

CAA Approved Pilots paired with filmmakers for elevated results.
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Focusing on your audience and connecting the building to your brand through the craft of filmmaking. Every project we work on, whether large or small is approached with the same meticulous attention to detail we pride ourselves on.

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Tell the

Full Story

We tell the full story of your building. What’s around it? What does the audience need to know?

Visiting the area first before filming allows us to get a feel for the location, allowing us to efficiently plan the shoot and best integrate your building and the local area into the story.

The craft of filmmaking.

Our on the ground teams are equipped with cinema grade filmmaking kit to get the best shots of your building and the surrounding area, day or night.

Using 6k cinema cameras, allowing for stills to be shot at the same time as video, state of the art motion timelapse rigs, or even our moving onewheel and gimbal platform for supersmooth tracking shots, we use the best tools to visualise your property.

Our passion for innovation and filmmaking means you’ll always benefit from beautifully shot  long lasting content that accurately portrays your building.

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Take it to the next level.

We don’t just know the rules of the sky but also how to make amazing images. Think of us as flying cinematographers capturing every shot with purpose to benefit your brand. With an established background creating content across online, tv and film you’re in good hands. Fully CAA certified.

Get in touch.

If you have a brief to discuss we’d love to hear it but if you don’t know where to begin we’re happy to help make the process easy. No matter where you are in your journey, get in touch for a free quote and advice today.

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