“When you hire us to shoot your project, you get more than just experienced drone operators/photographers. You get our personal commitment to help you meet your video and photographic needs while exceeding your expectations. There is no better reward for us than a happy customer with a smile on their face.”
AAIC is the husband and wife team of:
Michael Tranchitella has been working with unmanned aircraft systems for more than twenty years. His work as an engineer and pilot has taken him around the world flying with a variety of organizations including NASA, NATO, USDA, and more! A photographer at an early age, Mike describes AAIC as “the perfect job” where he combines his love of flying and passion for photography/videography to help his clients achieve their dreams. In addition to his drone and photography work, Mike loves cooking Indian curries, plays guitar and bass, and has also worked as a certified audio engineer.
Leona Tranchitella has been an artist all her life, receiving her Associate’s degree in Visual Communications from the Maryland College of Art and Design (MCAD) and her Bachelor of Fine Arts at the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA). At AAIC , she specializes in photography, editing, graphic design and keeping Michael out of trouble. When not working on an AAIC project, she is busy creating her own line of unique handmade jewelry. Leona is also a musician playing piano, guitar, and bass. Her specialty in the kitchen is cooking amazing and very healthy Non-GMO, gluten-free, organic meals.
Michael and Leona share a childhood romance, having been together for more than 34 years. While they do not have any children, they do have “Wensleydale” the pet MINI Cooper and two aquariums of Goldfish all named after the characters from “The Wire”.