DJI, SkyPixel to give away $143K in drone photo, video contest
Tech giant DJI and its social media platform SkyPixel are back with the eighth edition of their popular SkyPixel Aerial Photo & Video Contest with prizes totaling nearly $143,000. Here’s how to participate…
This time, the annual contest runs from Nov. 9, 2022, to Jan. 30, 2023, focusing on the art of storytelling. As such, the central theme of the contest is “The Story Behind” with DJI and SkyPixel asking photo and video creators to convey a message through their submissions – whether from the ground with a traditional camera or in the air with a camera drone.
Overall, there are 42 awards up for grabs spread across 10 categories. One of these categories is dedicated solely to vertical captures in a nod to DJI’s recent releases Mini 3 Pro and Action 3, which come with native support for Instagram-friendly vertical shots.
The panel of judges this year is especially impressive and includes Academy Award-winning cinematographer Claudio Miranda,…