These Are The Winning Photos from DJI’s 2016 SkyPixel Photo Contest

DJI’s SkyPixel Photo Contest, highlighting the very best of drone photography (using DJI drone equipment), has announced its winners for 2016, and they are gorgeous. The grand prize winner this year is entitled “Fishermen close the net” by Ge Zheng, seen above.

Zheng beat out more than 27,000 entries from the year to claim the top prize, winning himself a a DJI Inspire 2 drone, a DJI Mavic Pro droneEpson Moverio BT-300 smart glasses, an Epson SureColor P400 wide format photo printer, and a complimentary year of Adobe Creative Cloud’s Photography apps.

A selection of the other shortlisted images can be seen below. You can visit the DJI SkyPixel website to see more entries.

Exploration. First Prize, Beauty category, professional. Photo by 王 汉冰
Spillway Selfie. Second Prize, Beauty category, professional. Photo by dixonltd
Overbridge. First Prize, Beauty category, enthusiast. Photo by 诚涵
Green Waves. Second Prize, Beauty, enthusiast. Photo by Mauro Pagliai
Arena. Photo by Bogdan Robak
Photo by Joshua Cheston
Shipka, Bulgaria. Photo by Vladislav Terziiski

Cover ImageFishermen close the net. Grand Prize Winner. Photo by 郑戈