Best Aerial Photos
Photographic competitions have long honoured the skill and artistic eye of photographers across the world. Whether they are professionals in a particular field or amateurs learning their craft.
The rise of aerial photography with drones means that there is a whole new group of photographers to celebrate. 5,900 of them from 28 countries submitted their best aerial photos for the Dronestagram competition. Here are the winners and runners-up for the three top categories.
First place went to a stunning landscape photo from Francisco Cattuto. That shows that best aerial photos are about more than the equipment.
Here the photographer has considered the angle, conditions and time of day. To line up the final shot of this beautiful architecture appearing through the clouds in the evening sun.
Second place went to something a little more abstract and artistic compared to the … Read the rest