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Areas of Expertise

Aerial Cinematographer, Cinematographer, Editor, Location Manager and Fixer, Owner Alice Springs Film and Television

Favorite Movies

In the heat of the night, War Games, Double Jeopardy, Fitzcaraldo.

Favorite TV Shows

Mr. Bean

Comments and Things Worth Noting

Chris Tangey is one of the most isolated Cinematographers in the world. Based in the small town of Alice Springs, the defacto capital of the Australian outback, his nearest city in any direction is 1000 miles distant. The world's largest online film, TV and digital creative hub, Los Angeles' Stage32, recently called Chris “one of the most sought after drone cinematographers in the world”. He recently filmed all of the Australia vision for the Nathaniel Rateliff music video "Time Stands", shot on all 6 continents. Other aerial shoots include the 2 part finale of the U.S. 2020 season of "The Batchelor" for Warner Brothers, "Nomad" under Director and film legend Werner Herzog, a global TV commercial for Tourism Australia "Hemsworth", BBC's "Seven Worlds-One Planet", and various other documentaries and TV commercials. Dual Finalist 2021 ACS National Awards for Cinematography, Winner "The American Drone Award" The American Film Award New York 2021, Winner "Landscape" Jeju International Drone Film Festival 2021 South Korea Winner "Landscape" AZDroneFest 2021 Arizona Winner "Best cinematography-short film" Seattle Film Festival 2021 Winner "Best Film on nature" Kalakari Film Festival India 2021 Winner inaugural "Best drone film" category 10th annual Paris Art and Movie Awards (PAMA) 2020. Winner "Best Cinematography" Austria International Film Festival 2020 Winner "Best Cinematography" Buenos Aires International Film Festival 2020 Winner May 2020 "Best Drone film" and "Best Natural Scenography" New York International Film Awards Winner "Best Aerial Cinematography" European Cinematography Awards Amsterdam Winner "Best Drone film" Orinos® Film Awards New York 2020 Winner Asian Cinematography Awards Manila 2020 "Best Aerial Cinematography" and "Best cinematography of a documentary short film" Expert Drone Educator at

Technical Information


Blackmagic Ursa 4.6K G2, Sony A7S and A7R11, Sony PMW350K ENG HD camera with Fujinon and Canon “L” 2.8 lenses. Our kit includes motorized parabolic and straight sliders, jib, dolly, Nanlite Forza 1 X 300w and 2 X 60w  LED kit with remote controls, a Dedo gobo projector and reflector lighting options, Sony and DJI action cams, Mavic 2 pro drone and Mavic 3 drone.

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