Gabe De La Parra

IATSE Local 600 | part 107 & 61 Pilot | $5M insurance

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About Gabe

Gabe is a skilled professional drone operator, with a focus on cinematic camera movement and storytelling. As a pioneer in the field of aerial cinematography, Gabe sets a higher standard for drone operators in the Film and TV industry, while continuing to learn and grow as new technologies continue to develop.

Back in 2012, Gabe started flying cameras using custom remote controlled helicopters. Since then, Gabe has traveled around the world working on various projects using the latest cutting edge drone technology available.

Gabe's experience includes flying heavy-lift drones with cinema lenses like Panavision, Zeiss and Cooke on cameras like RED and ALEXA MINI. As well as self contained systems like the DJI Inspire 2 X7.

Gabe works with a small group of elite camera operators and pilots who love what they do and have years of extensive experience in aerial cinematography. 



The most practical drone transportation vehicle ever! Making transportation to set and between locations a snap.

The drone van gives the drone crew the ability to be completely self sustainable and mobil.

Mercedes Cargo Van

  • 7' loading ramp 

  • Straps, bungees, and ratchets to secure built cameras and drones.

  • Fire Extinguisher

  • Safety Cones

  • Camera Cart

  • Charging & Tool Cart

  • Power Generator

  • Pop Up Tent




    Inspire 2 x7

    The x7 is an amazing camera with the ability to perfectly match the look and workflow of an Alexa Mini.


    • Super 35mm sensor

    Lens Kit

    • DL-S 16mm F2.8
    • DL 24mm F2.8
    • DL 35mm F2.8
    • DL 50mm F2.8


    • 6K: 6016×3200, 23.976/24/25/29.97/30p
    • 4K DCI: 4096×2160, 23.976/24/25/29.97/30p
    • 3.9K: 3944×2088, 47.95/50/59.94

    ProRes 4444 XQ

    • 4K: 3840×2160, 23.976/24/25/29.97/30p
    • 2K: 2048×1080, 47.95/50/59.94p

    ProRes 422 HQ

    • 5.2K: 5280×2160, 23.976/24/25/29.97/30p,
    • 2K: 2048×1080, 47.95/50/59.94p




    Alta 8 MōVI Pro

    When image quality cannot be compromised a heavy lifter like the Alta 8 can fly an Alexa Mini or RED camera package with cinema glass and FIZ control. 

    The Alta 8 carries a MōVI Pro that can be mounted underneath or on top of the drone for a variety of drone shots not possible with other systems.

    Red & ARRI Camera packages avaiable.

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    Some Past Projects



    Based out of Los Angeles CA

    Gabe De La Parra

    (562) 225-7379

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