Drone photography has taken a backseat for many over the past two years. But as the world opens up once again, pilots are back in the field and capturing even more impressive stills and videos than ever before.
During this time, manufacturers like DJI and Autel have been working hard to create some of the best drones we’ve seen so far. Camera technology has improved massively with the latest generation of drones, and the combination of this and our newfound ability to travel again is the perfect recipe for aerial photographers and videographers.
To celebrate a flood of awe-inspiring being shared on social media, we’ve compiled a collection of the best images uploaded to the SkyPixel Awards so far this year. From the lava flows of Iceland to the atmospheric landscapes of Scotland and the futuristic cities of China and beyond, these shots help give us a unique bird’s eye view of some famous (and not so famous) locations.
Alongside each photo, we’ve described why it’s a successful…