This year, Dronestagram and National Geographic France have collaborated for the first annual Dronestagram Photo Contest. Amateur and professional photographers entered their images and footage, taken by cameras on remote-controlled drones. Here are the winners.
2. In first place: Bali Barat National Park, Indonesia, by Capungaero.
5. And here are the most popular photos, according to Dronestagram users.
6. In first place: Tamull waterfall, Mexico, by Postandfly.
9. The competition aside, Dronestagram continues to get some stunning photos and videos uploaded by users.
(left) Flying above the “Hermannsdenkmal Detmold” (hermann-monument) in Germany. (right) Scuba-diving in Surendorf, Germany.