L'ATELIER DU CIEL (drone La Rochelle - Vendee)

Drone pilot La Rochelle - Aerial Video Vendée - Drone photography Royan

L'ATELIER DU CIEL (drone La Rochelle - Vendee)

UAV professionals to sublimate your added value !

Aerial filming and drone photography on the french atlantic coast.

Filming, taking pictures, with a drone, on the ground is easy. Filming, taking pictures, with a drone, from the ground, with a perfect frame, with the best light, telling a story is not as easy as it seems. It's a professionnal matter, seasoned to any condition, applying with sharpness the fondamental rules of aesthetic, framing and consistancy which built nice pictures.

L'Atelier du Ciel's team is exclusivly composed with Filmmakers and photographers embodied with these values. Wether working on the ground or in the air, we keep applying these rules. A drone is a means not an end, with a very high level of quality (if correctly used), which open doors to a new creative dimension, the earth seen from the sky.

Making nice images with our tools such as a drone or a steadycam, is our passion, our goal, it's our commitment.

L'Atelier du ciel provides the best in specialist filming services, both in the air using the drone systems and high tech camera stabilising equipment , and on the ground with cinema camera and specific gear ensuring steady smooth shots anywhere

We are based in La Rochelle,  and we fly our drones around Royan and many other places in this huge area, without excluding the rest of the world

L'Atelier du ciel Drone operator Vendée, Drone Charente-Maritime, Drone Pilot Deux-Sèvres, Drone Aquitaine, Uav Charente, Drone company Royan, Drone telepilot Maine-et-Loire, Drone Angers, Aerial imagery Niort, Drone Company West-Coast of France, Video by Drone in Angoulême, Drone pilot la Rochelle


Customers and experiences

Olivier Roux started l'Atelier du Ciel 7 years ago, he is a photographer for twenty years in the french and international press.

When video appeared on DSLR with the same quality that in photography giving the opportunity to tell storys, he turned to become a director and naturaly learned piloting and filming with drones.

With same profile professionnals team, we realise high end corporate movies, from filming to editing


Year 2019


Movie shooting for Maison Hennessy, Château Dauzac, Ultimate Provence, Minuty


Working on documentarys and collaborating with film making company. France 2, France 3, TF1, Envoyé Spécial


Reports in press magazine


January 2018

End of the movie shooting about Champagne Pommery 

December 2017

Report on Armagnac for Yam magazine (ground+air). 8 pages

Report on Jurançon for Vigneron Magazine (ground+air). 10 pages

October 2017

Beginning of the movie shooting about  Champagne Aspasie 

Report about Cidre for Yam magazine (ground+air). 10 pages

Report about Champagne for Vigneron magazine (30 Pages)

Illustrations about champagne in Autumn

September 2017

Beginning of the movie shooting about  Champagne Pommery (ground+air)

Movie Shooting on a dance school Lucartdanse) in la Rochelle (ground+air)

6 months before

Drone filming For Cognac Grand Marnier with Hangar 7 in London

Report for Le Figaro Magazine about Bordeaux

Movie shooting in 3 stars Michelin "Flocon de sel" in Megêve (ground+air)


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Customers comments

Approche très professionnelle.Olivier est un vrai expert de l'image. Vous pouvez travailler avec lui en toute confiance


Excellent. Easy to connect with a good pilot. easy to sort out the details and we got the footage we needed all from the other side of the world.


Parfait, exactement ce que nous recherchions.


Drone pilot La Rochelle - Aerial Video Vendée - Drone photography Royan

Headquaters : L'Houmeau (17137)


Operator N° UAS / DGAC : ED01905

Insurance contract : Decotignes police d'assurance N°XFR0080361AV17A

Working locations

86 - Vienne
85 - Vendée
79 - Deux-Sèvres
17 - Charente-Maritime
16 - Charente

Fields of expertise and services

Specialized in photography for magazines , from the ground and by drone

Filming from the ground and the air for companies and institutions

Filming by drone for documentarys and films



From the air

Main Drone  : Inspire 2, X5S + 45mm+ 15 mm  raw+prores

Spare1 : Inspire 2

spare 2: Mavic 2 PRO

From the ground

Black Magic cinema Caméra 4K

Panasonic GH5

Steady Cam Ronin

Rail de travelling plateform