Lately, I've been looking for little videos to make with no budget, an iPhone and some CGI. After shooting this footage of NYC as we were climbing out of Laguardia (thanks FAA for finally letting us keep our phones in airplane mode during take-off), I thought it might be a challenge to make something go by or even strike the wing. This is the same air corridor that Captain "Skully" ditched his Airbus A320 in the Hudson after a double bird strike, saving all on-board.
But I chose to make a drone zip past instead of a bird and tear off a section of the winglet.
Below is a short breakdown of the shot.
So as the internet has figured out, despite it being on the same YouTube page as "There's a Spider in my Ear" and the company name on the wing...