It all started when...

Up Above Productions, LLC (UAP) was created by Hunter Smith and James Banter to provide clients with a media production experience like no other.  UAP offers a media production experience that integrates 21st century technology and creative expressions. 


Co-owner and Chief Editor/Pilot

Hunter has the creative ability to use video and photos to express our clients' needs.  Graduating from Georgia College and State University with a degree in Broadcasting, Hunter has experience in editing everything from TV Commercials to corporate events. Hunter has experience working in public radio and local news stations. With hundreds of hour flying time, Hunter is an expert with drones and the ever changing land scape of drone regulations.

Co-owner and Financial/Marketing Director

James graduated from Asbury University with a Political Science degree and minor in business. When James moved back to Georgia to attend Mercer University Law School, he was blessed with the opportunity to join his close friend Hunter and UAP. James loves to connect people with the endless possibilities of UAP's services, and finds great satisfaction in seeing a pleased client