BLACK MARKiT STUDIOS is a subsidiary to Media Archetype, LLC and specializes in film, photography and the many aspects of multimedia. The company has recently integrated the use of Unmanned Aerial Vehicle (UAV), or drone, technology to support and help increase the value of personal and small business brands for commercial and creative endeavors.

BLACK MARKiT STUDIOS is based in Waldorf, MD and services the Maryland, District of Columbia, Virginia and surrounding areas within bounds of FAA regulation. FAA licensed and insured, the drone company literally reaches heights for those who strive to cut business expenses, while exploiting safe-centric marketing or industrial technology and strategies.


BLACK MARKiT STUDIOS founder and Chief Executive Producer, Grant Anderson, is a director, producer, journalist and media professional with a high proficiency in all aspects of the company’s services. Grant is a military public relations [disabled] veteran, having served more than 17 combined active and reserve years beginning with the U.S. Marine Corps and ending with the Army. He has successfully engaged military media campaigns on in international level and helped forge bonds between the United States, host nations and NATO allies with his work.

Grant is a FAA licensed Unmanned Aerial Vehicle pilot with a passion for photography, video and the new technologies within the industry. He has earned an Associate of Arts degree in Mass Communication, a Bachelor of Arts in Communication with a minor in Small Business Management, and a Masters Certificate in Project Management (PMP). He also graduated the Defense Information School as a Public Affairs Broadcast Communications Specialist with Advanced Leadership. He has received numerous public affairs journalism awards to include the 2013 LTC Wetzel “Scoop” Brumfield Public Affairs Excellence Award for 1st Place News Article, a Broadcast Production Certificate of Merit, a Certificate of Achievement, two Certificates of Commendation and two Certificates of Appreciation.