Dronestagram Launches 2017 International Drone Photography C…

Dronestagram’s annual aerial images contest has simply opened. From now till June 30th, pilots and content material creators can enter their finest work to be in with an opportunity of successful industry-wide recognition and a spread of images prizes.

Now in its fourth yr, Dronestagram’s International Drone Photography Contest is as soon as once more being supported by National Geographic. Previous contests have tried to indicate the entire world the potential of drone images, highlighting stunning photographs from landscapes to selfies and concrete scenes. The distinctive perspective provided from above has allowed the competition winners to achieve loads of publicity for his or her work.

This yr’s contest is made up of three classes, Nature, Urban and People. Here are a number of earlier winners to present you an thought of what you possibly can be competing with.

Kalbyris Forest in Denmark, a first-place winner within the Nature class within the Dronestagram/National Geographic awards (Credit: Michael B Rasmussen)

The Basilica of Saint Francis of Assisi in Umbria, Italy, a first-place winner within the Travel class (Credit: Francesco Cattuto)

A caravan of camels casting lengthy shadows throughout Cable Beach in Western Australia, a second-place winner within the Travel class (Credit: Todd Kennedy)

Who Decides Who Wins?

The 2017 jury will embrace Patrick Witty, Deputy Director of Photography at National Geographic, Jean-Pierre Vrignaud, Chief Editor of National Geographic France, Emanuela Ascoli, Photo Editor of National Geographic France and Dronestagram’s co-founders Eric Dupin & Guillaume Jarret. The competitors will likely be judged on creativity, photographic high quality and respect of every class.

Sponsors & Prizes

The sponsors for Dronestagram’s 2017 images competitors embrace Europ Assistance, Kodak Pixpro, Studiosport, Lowepro, Zeinberg & Homido. In return, the sponsors have put ahead prizes for the winners. These embrace:

  • three drones DJI Spark provided by Studiosport
  • three cameras SP360-4K provided by Kodak Pixpro
  • three Virtual actuality Headsets V2 provided by Homido
  • 9 Prints provided by Zeinberg
  • three Droneguard BP 450 AW backpacks provided by Lowepro

How to Enter

Keen to have your finest drone photographs thought-about for the highest prizes?

All you need to do is publish your finest photographs below the next three classes. The hyperlinks are embedded within the photographs. There’s no restrict to what number of photographs you may submit. Submissions finish on June 30th at three:00 pm GMT. The winners will likely be introduced on July third. The contest is open to pilots and aerial photographers wherever on the planet. Good luck!



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