View from above: Drone photographs win prizes

21 Jul 2015

Drone photography has become popular over the past few years. One of the measures of this popularity is a contest run by the France-based website Dronestagram, which attracts enthusiasts from all over the world with their take on things down below. There were more than 5,000 entries in this year's second edition of the contest. This selection of photographs won various prizes. They came from as far afield as Brazil, Mexico, Bulgaria, Cyprus, the Netherlands, France and French Polynesia. The pictures are provided courtesy of Dronestagram.