Myrtle Creek, Ore. --- Oct. 3, 2006 --- Soar over dramatic landmarks of the picturesque southwest United States with Southwest Monument Aerials and Southwest Scenic Aerials, Artbeats‘ newest royalty-free aerial footage collections. Featuring wide-sweeping shots of Monument Valley, the Painted Desert, Rainbow Bridge, Lake Powell, Valley of Fire, red rock monoliths, mesas, cliffs, canyons, sunsets and many more, these new titles were captured using the Gyron Eagle Camera system, renowned for its high resolution and stability. Artbeats‘ award-winning library of 427 titles, 157 of which are HD, feature superior technical and visual quality footage that can be used for broadcast, feature films, commercial, multimedia design, game development, independent production and more.
“Artbeats went to great lengths to obtain permission to fly over and capture footage of these geographically fascinating southwest sites and landmarks,” said Phil Bates, president of Artbeats. “Artbeats is the first and only stock footage company to capture the true beauty of America‘s scenic southwest and it is a thrill to offer these new royalty-free collections to our customers.”
Pricing and Availability
The Southwest Monument Aerials and Southwest Scenic Aerials collections are available now on the Artbeats‘ website at
. Artbeats' footage is available in HD-1920x1080, D1 NTSC-720 x 486 or D1 PAL-720 x 576 resolutions. Pricing for Artbeats‘ HD collections range from USD $799-$899; standard definition collections range from USD $229-$699. To learn more about this collection or view clips please visit
Artbeats, founded in 1989, is an award-winning provider of royalty-free stock footage for broadcast, feature films, commercial, multimedia, game development and independent producers. The Artbeats library includes nature, special effects, scenics, aerials, lifestyles, backgrounds and much more. Quality, resolution and pricing make Artbeats one of the leading choices by industry professionals. Free research from the company‘s knowledgeable service representatives and access to online tutorials help customers locate and make the most of their stock footage resources. The library is always expanding and currently includes 427 titles, 157 of which are HD, as well as a growing selection of royalty-free single clips.
Artbeats is headquartered in Myrtle Creek, Ore. with a staff of artists, producers, technicians and marketers. Some of Artbeats' clients include Disney, Dreamworks, Comedy Central, BBC, Cartoon Networks, The Asylum, MTV, Direct TV, Country Music Awards, American Idol, Universal Studios, Pixar, CNN, Activision and many more. For more information or to purchase clips, visit the company‘s website at artbeats.com.