Two top film executives have died in a helicopter crash in Australia on Saturday (04Feb12).
Award-winning American cinematographer Mike deGruy and Australian producer Andrew Wright died at the scene when the chopper crashed soon after take off in Nowra, outside of Sydney.
A spokesperson at the National Geographic channel, for which the pair were working on a documentary, has confirmed the tragedy.
DeGruy had won several Emmys and BAFTA awards for his work, while Wright was the writer/producer of 3D movie Sanctum, Australia's biggest box office hit in 2010.