Pictures from a bird’s-eye view: Winners of Drone Awards 2020 will blow your mind
Looking at the world from a bird’s eye view can be quite exciting and photographs that offer such sights are a treat for the eyes. Celebrating this genre of aerial photography are the Drone Photo Awards, a project of Siena Awards. As part of this competition, photographers from all over the world have shared their photos and the winning images are must-see.
Winning the competition is this photograph captured by Jim Picot which features a shark in the middle of a school of salmon in the shape of a heart. The photo is titled ‘Love Heart of Nature’.+ +
In the Nature category, the first place was grabbed by Joseph Cheires for his capture of a playful grey whale nudging a tourist boat.+ +
The picture that grabbed the top spot in the category ‘Life under Covid-19’ was snapped by Tomer Appelbaum. The photograph titled ‘Black Flag’ shows Israelis practicing social distancing during a protest in Rabin Square on April 19, 2020.+ +
In the Abstract category, the winning photograph was taken by Paul Hoelen. Titled ‘Phoenix Rising’ the photograph shows the regeneration process at the industrial mining site of Lake Owens.+ +
For the Sport category, the winning picture is clicked by Roberto Corinaldesi. Titled as ‘On the Sea’ the photo shows an aerial view of people swimming in the sea.+ +
Take a look at the other winners from different categories here.
Which of these images is your favourite?