36 Incredible Photos Taken by Drones

The best photos of the first drone photography contest

This year (between May 15 and June 30, 2014), the site Dronestagr.am partnered with National Geographic France to organize the first international competition drones photography. Here are some of the best competition entries, and the winners.

Dronestagram allows users to post their best UAV aerial photographs and share them with the community site.

Napier, New Zealand

Napier, New Zealand Taken by Drones

Moss, Norway

Moss, Norway Taken by Drones

La Iruela, Spain

La Iruela, Spain Taken by Drones

San Quirico d’Orcia, Tuscany, Italy

San Quirico d'Orcia, Tuscany, Italy Taken by Drones

Sion, Switzerland

Sion, Switzerland

Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva, Switzerland

Lyon, France

Lyon, France

Sion, Switzerland

Sion, Switzerland-1

Dunlewey, Ireland

Dunlewey, Ireland

Bonatchiesse, Switzerland

Bonatchiesse, Switzerland

Lorca, Spain

Lorca, Spain

Verzasca, Switzerland

Verzasca, Switzerland

Granada, Spain

Granada, Spain

Sion, Switzerland

Sion, Switzerland-2

Teahupoo, Tahiti, French Polynesia

Teahupoo, Tahiti, French Polynesia

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Worcestershire, England

Worcestershire, England

Andermatt, Switzerland

Andermatt, Switzerland

Tahaa, French Polynesia

Tahaa, French Polynesia

Doric Temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounion in the Peloponnese, Greece

Doric Temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounion in the Peloponnese, Greece

Sydney, Australia

Sydney, Australia-1

Sanary-sur-Mer, France

Sanary-sur-Mer, France

Coral garden, French Polynesia

Coral garden, French Polynesia

Culion, Philippines

Culion, Philippines

Bora Bora, French Polynesia

Bora Bora, French Polynesia

Todos Santos, Mexico

Todos Santos, Mexico

Culion, Philippines

Culion, Philippines-1

Sumidero Canyon, Mexico

Sumidero Canyon, Mexico

Sydney, Australia

Sydney, Australia

Bora Bora, French Polynesia

Bora Bora, French Polynesia-1

3rd place votes of surfers: Sofia, Bulgaria

3rd place votes of surfers, Sofia, Bulgaria

2nd place votes of Internet users: Sanary-Sur-Mer, France

2nd place votes of Internet users, Sanary-Sur-Mer, France

1st place votes of Internet users: San Luis Potosi, Mexico

1st place votes of Internet users, San Luis Potosi, Mexico

3rd place in the contest: Annecy, France

3rd place in the contest, Annecy, France

2nd place in the competition: Manill, Philippines

2nd place in the competition, Manill, Philippines

1st Place Competition: Bali, Indonesia

1st Place Competition, Bali, Indonesia