Every year, SkyPixel – the world’s most popular aerial photography community affiliated with drone giants DJI – hold a competition. Challenging photographers to take the most stunning drone photos they can, this year submissions hit 44,000.
People from a huge 141 countries entered their images during October to December last year, and these entries were divided across the three categories of landscape, portrait and story. We’ve chosen our 10 favourite images from the finalists, so scroll away through the most amazing drone photos you’ll see all year.
Dancer, Portrait enthusiast group, first prize
Raising Ducks, Landscape enthusiast group, third prize
Grab the Fall’s Tail, Nominated entry in landscape category
Geometry of Liquid Gold, Landscape enthusiast group, second prize
Footprint, Nominated entry in portrait category
Waterfall Hero, Portrait professional group, second prize
The Path of Camels Across the Sands, Nominated entry in landscape category
Lobsters Farm, Landscape enthusiast group, first prize
The Sun Is Busy, Portrait enthusiast group, third prize
Above the Polar Bear, Photo of the Year
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