Dronestragram (instagram but for drones) have recently announced the winners of this years drone photography competition. The winners where chosen by The deputy director of photography from National Geographic, along with a few other editors from Nat Geo and Dronestagram. With over 5000 entries the judges where looking for creativity and photographic quality with respect to the category.
The contest was divided into 3 categories:
- Popular (most liked)
Overall the winning photos are truly impressive
1st Prize Winner – Category Places : Above the mist by Ricardo Matiello
1st Prize Winner – Category Nature : Snorkeling with sharks by Tahitiflyshoot
2nd Prize Winner – Category places : Mont-Saint-Michel, by Wanaiifilms
2nd Prize Winner – Category Nature : La Jolla by kdilliard
3rd Prize Winner – Category places : Tulip fileds byAnders@andersa.com
3rd Prize Winner – Category Nature : Lost island, Tahaa, French Polynesia, by Marama Photo Video
1st Prize Winner – Category Dronies: Where’s Wally, Limassol Carnaval, Cyprus by FlyovermediaCy
1st Prize Winner – Popular Prizes (most liked picture): Above the mist by Ricardo Matiello
2nd Prize Winner – Popular Prizes (most liked picture): Plovidv by night, Bulgaria by Ice Fire
3rd Prize Winner – Popular Prizes (most liked picture): Glorieto Rodolfo Sanchez Taboada, Mazatlan, Sinaloa, Mexico by Wootsor
If you want to see more awesome drone aerial photographs head over to dronestagram and if you have or find any cool photos you particularly like share them below!