22 astounding images from the Drone Photo Awards 2022
(Pocket-lint) – This year over 2,000 people from 116 countries around the world submitted images to the Drone Photo Awards 2022. This competition is part of the Siena Awards international Festival of visual arts and includes some magnificent images from the skies above.
Now nine winners have been revealed from categories including urban, people, nature, wildlife, sport and more. We’ve collected some of these images for your enjoyment, but be sure to head over to the full awards gallery to see more.
Rooftops by Serhiy Vovk, Ukraine
This image is the first place winner of the urban category of the Drone Awards. It shows the wonderfully colourful rooftops of the Kartoffelraekkerne neighbourhood, in Oesterbro Copenhagen.
This area dates back to the 1800s and was constructed for working-class families. Now it makes for a wonderful aerial view.
Sleeping on a Boat by Anindita Roy, Bangladesh
The winning image from the people…