The French platform dronestagram and Nationwide Geographic unveiled the checklist of winners of their yearly contest. A palmarés that tends to make debate.
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By Jean-Michel Normand
Taking pictures still outstanding and framing even a lot more mastered but also a lot more creative methods. The fourth contest worldwide of photography by drone arranged by the platform dronestagram and Nationwide Geographic which has just been produced community has had to choose amid some eight,000 photos. The prizes will certainly give of the strategies to the amateurs of aerial pictures which are getting ready to leave on holidays … Which will even so be advised to make evidence of prudence in their methods. And to guarantee that nearby legislation makes it possible for sure overflights.
Mother nature – The award-profitable photo “Mother nature” appears technically best. The composition is none the fewer but refers as a sensation of acquiring to do to a classicism a tiny repetitive. The harvest of lavender in Provence, Valensole, evokes an air deja vu … But it is possibly the photo that any amateur drone would like to comprehend . So go for this time.
City – The so-referred to as City category is typically the most breathtaking but it also offers an ambiguity It is needed to elevate . The urban spaces photographed with a drone offer great photos, that's obvious. Except that this physical exercise is strictly forbidden for explanations of security in practically all countries. This shot taken vertically from Dubai at six pm could hardly be recognized in legally suitable conditions below a lot of other latitudes. Considerably less than consider problematic freedoms with the legislation. As did the two other award-profitable photographers in this category who gladly overflew Madrid and Moscow.Folks – The drones are identified, provide also and sometimes especially to photograph of the genes. The contest does not gratify us, and it is joyful, of a category “selfie”. The extremely original photo that won the category “Folks” arrives from New Jersey. It was recognized devoid of the slightest staging, claims its author who also specifies that the tennisman who will take this curious pose has adored the cliché … Creative imagination – The key novelty of the 2017 contest is the introduction of a new specialty titled Creative imagination. Paradoxically, it is not the topic of a category in its personal ideal. The organizers are pleased with extracting a number of when these photos recognized from a staging should have, in our perception, to be the topic of a classification worthy of the identify. These illustrations or photos, which are possibly the most alive and the most ground breaking, testify to an evolution that sees the drones come to be instruments in the provider of a true creative creation even in method Video clip, live performances superior-tech of a variety new.
The complete checklist of prizes for the 2017 opposition can be identified in this article .