Aerial Photography Workshop

Take Your Photography Skills to New Heights and Become an Aerial Photography Professional

You’ve done countless photo shoots in the city, collaborated with dozens of creatives, built up an impressive portfolio, and garnered many admirers, but something is still missing. This is your chance to conquer the skies and add another photography skill to your arsenal.


After attending our workshop you’ll walk away feeling confident knowing that you’ve developed a new skill that has set you apart from your competition. You’ll have complete mastery of aerial photography and everything that it entails.

Aerial Photography Workshop
photo by @le_g00zfraba

During The Workshop You Will Receive…

  • Two separate flights (total flight time approx. 60-70mins)

  • Detailed explanations of best practices for aerial photography.

  • Information on helicopter safety and pilot communication.

  • Instant feedback and suggestions to improve your aerial photography.

  • Individual attention – Our groups are capped at six (6) people per workshop.

  • Guidance from an industry veteran, Dylan Schwartz.

  • A chance to have your shot blown up and placed on ‘Anthelion Helicopters Wall of Fame’.


Aerial Photography Los Angeles CA

“If you want to get the best shots possible – this workshop is a must. Dylan did a great job in thoroughly guiding me through the whole process of shooting from a helicopter. I highly recommend taking the workshop if you want to make the most out your aerial photography experience.”

– @paolo.fortades

Aerial Photography LA

“I learned tons of photography tips from the pros. The best part hands down is that I walked out of the workshop with amazing photos that I learned to shoot myself.”


Aerial Photography Los Angeles

“I increased my photography skill set 100 folds.  I didn’t think it was possible, but I walked out of the workshop with the ability to take dynamic photos like never before.”


About The Instructor

Dylan Schwartz is hell-bent on redefining what it means to be a creative in a post digital world.


By combining the skills of a Photographer and Filmmaker, the innovation of a Technologist, and the experience of a Creative Director he creates radical value for his clients.


Dylan is an award winning advertising Creative Director, and an accomplished photographer. He’s been featured by Instagram, he’s a member the LA Mayor’s photo corps, and was recently named one of LA’s best accounts to follow by lifestyle magazine Highsnobiety.

Dylan Schwartz

Workshop Details

Aerial Photography Workshop with Dylan

Workshop Date: 

Workshop Time: 10am-4pm


Anthelion Helicopters
3200 Airflite Way
Long Beach, California, 90807

Course Outline:

Ground School 1 (1 hour)

Flight 1 (20 mins)

Ground School 2 (1 hour)

Flight 2 (45-50 mins)

Ground School 3 (30-45 mins)

Are You Ready to Become an Aerial Photography Professional?

Don’t wait until the last minute! Our workshops are capped at 6 seats per class. Sign up now to reserve your place in the next workshop!

Other Details

  • This is a totally immersive experience and assumes that the participants have a solid grounding and understanding of photography and their cameras. A pre-qualification questionnaire must be completed and accepted by the course leader.
  • Refreshments provided.
  • Larger SD Cards can be purchased at the course.
  • Ensure you can secure all equipment to the harnesses provided.
  • Favorite shot from the course will get voted on by the community. The winner will receive a printed canvas of their shot and another copy will go on the wall of fame here at Anthelion Helicopters.


Terms and Conditions

  • Payment is taken at time of booking, no cancellations within 7 days of course, rescheduling fees may apply.
  • Individual participant weight, including gear not to exceed 300lbs
  • Places are limited to 6 people per course. Courses can be booked up to 6 months in advance.
  • Further private, advanced classes available upon request.
  • Each participant will be required to sign a waiver for the course and agree not to reproduce the course material which is protected under U.S. Copyright laws.