Hi There ! I'm Tomas Hoste a drone pilot a photographer a videographer

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I'm a Freelance Drone Pilot, Photographer & Cameraman based in Ghent, Belgium. I have a serious passion for nature, urban and portrait photography, drones and all things related to cameras.

  • First Name: Tomas
  • Last Name: Hoste
  • Date of birth: 19 January 1996
  • Nationality: Belgian
  • Freelance: Available
  • Phone: +32 476 38 87 98
  • Address: Sint-Martens-Latem, Belgium
  • Email: hello@tomashoste.be
  • Spoken Langages: Dutch - English - French - German
  • Instagram: tomashoste
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Experience
Founder & Owner - Ground2Sky Productions
February 2013 - Present

We offer both photo and video services in the air as on the ground.

Drone Footage - Versluys Bouwgroep
January 2016 - Present

Since January 2016 we periodically provide high quality aerials to Versluys Bouwgroep. These videos and photos are both used internally for inspection and externally as promotion. Projects include "Oosteroever (Baelskaai)", "One Carlton", "Blanke Top" and "Parkbos".

Teasers and Educational Videos - Uitgeverij Lannoo
May 2016 - September 2016

For Uitgeverij Lannoo I made four teaser videos for promotion and a dozen of educational videos. The latter are intended for university students who need to write their thesis.

Education
Drone Pilot Class 1 - Ben-Air Flight Academy (BAFA)
April 2016

In April 2016 I followed the Drone Pilot Class 1 course at BAFA. With this certificate I'm allowed to legally execute commercial flight operations with drones in the Belgian airspace.

Bachelor Degree in the Graphical and Digital Media - Arteveldehogeschool (University College)
2015 - 2018

This course focused on the creation of graphical and digital media like photography, design, website development, audiovisual design, online content creation, ...
I graduated in the Audiovisual Design, meaning that I'm able to create video productions (including shooting, editing, color correction and motion graphics).

Economics - Modern Languages - GO! atheneum Erasmus De Pinte (High School)
2008 - 2014

I followed Economics - Modern Languages. This course had a strong emphasis on economics and modern languages like English, French, German, Spanish and Dutch.

Skills
Premiere Pro

Editing

After Effects

Photoshop

Drone Operation

Camera Operation

Photography

Lightroom

Dutch

English

French

German

6+

Years Experience

20+

Done Projects

14+

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Phone
+32 476 38 87 98
Email
hello@tomashoste.be
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Sint-Martens-Latem, Belgium
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Showreel

  • Date : 2018

This is my showreel for 2018. It contains projects from several years.

Aerials for Versluys Bouwgroep

  • Client: Versluys Bouwgroep
  • Date: January 2016 - Present
  • Drones Used: DJI Phantom 3 Pro & Inspire 2

Since January 2016 we periodically provide high quality aerials to Versluys Bouwgroep. These videos and photos are both used internally for inspection and externally as promotion. Projects include "Oosteroever (Baelskaai)", "One Carlton", "Blanke Top" and "Parkbos".

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Visuals Vastgoedgroep Degroote

Visuals for Vastgoedgroep Degroote

  • Client: Vastgoedgroep Degroote
  • Date: March 2018 - Present

For Vastgoedgroep Degroote we made several visuals of future projects. We had to create panoramas which showed which view a potential buyer might have when the building is constructed.

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LeanShips Project Ghent University

  • Client: Ghent University
  • Date: March 2018

Promotional video for the LeanShips project by Ghent University, commissioned by the European Commission.

Credits:
Ground camera: Maxim Termote & Lennert Degelin
Drone: Tomas Hoste
Edit: Lennert Degelin & Tomas Hoste
Producer: Maxim Termote
Script & Text: Mathias van Sele, Jeroen Dierickx en Maxim Termote

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Photography

  • Date: 2012 - Present

Apart from flying drones and operating filmcameras, I'm also an avid landscape photographer. More recently I've started to shoot urban and portrait photos.

Locations include the United States, Canada, Iceland and various countries in Europe.

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Teasers and Educational Videos

  • Client : Uitgeverij Lannoo/Academia Press
  • Date : September 2016

For Uitgeverij Lannoo I made four teaser videos for promotion and a dozen of educational videos. The latter are intended for university students who need to write their thesis.

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Mars On Earth

  • Date: January 2016
  • Drone Used : DJI Phantom 3 Pro

Shot on location in Utah and Arizona in February 2016.
We had permission to fly at Dead Horse State Park.

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Eternal Love (shortfilm)

  • Client: Schoolassignment
  • Date: August 2017

We had to create a one minute fiction film. I decided to create a sad shortfilm about a young woman who lost her boyfriend.