Episode 1 Winner: Eaglewood Pictures

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Winter in Træna, Norway

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Top AirVuz contributor Eaglewood Pictures brings us this marvelous drone tour of an island archipelago off the Norwegian coast.  Træna is a municipality which consists of about a thousand (mostly) tiny islands, of which only four are inhabited.  Lying well to the south of the better-known Lofoten Islands, Træna is part of a historical region known as Helgeland which is essentially the southern portion of Nordland County, the southernmost of the three counties of Northern Norway. 

Episode 2 Winner: Gaui H Pic

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Epic Iceland... That is an understatement!

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Epic indeed. That is definitely the most appropriate adjective to describe this DVOW Finalist piece from Iceland by new AirVuz contributor Gaui H Pic. Some of the locations featured in the video include Kirkjufell Mountain on the Snæfellsnes Peninsula west of Reykjavik (:27), th volcanic craters around Lake Blahylur (:35), a massive glacier field (1:05), and the great rock arch of Dyrhólaey near the town of Vik (1:20).  You'll also see some of the country's famous waterfalls, its black sand beaches, and much more.  

Episode 3 Winner: pushkinflyteam

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Moscow New Year 2020 Merry Christmas

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Check out this jaw-dropping drone video of holiday-festooned Moscow, Russia by new AirVuz contributor pushkinflyteam.  The video opens with an epic shot of the Kremlin and the adjacent St. Basil's Cathedral, the aesthetic heart of Europe's largest city.  The focus of much of the rest of the video is in and around Red Square, the city's largest public gathering place.  Located just north of the Kremlin, the square takes on an almost other-worldly look during the Christmas season, replete with a giant ice-skating rink.  

Episode 4 Winner: Boyanoo

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Wonderful Places - A Year Well Travelled 2019

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Contributor and DVOW winner Boyanoo is one of the top content creators on AirVuz, and also one of the most well-traveled.  In this stunning piece, he put together a fabulous aerial collage of his travels around the world in 2019. Highlights include footage from the tiny North Atlantic Faroe Islands, the Portuguese island of Madeira, the Mediterranean island nation of Malta, the fabled Greek Aegean Sea island of Mykonos, the storied Tuscany and Sardinia regions of Italy, the Philippines, and more.    

Episode 5 Winner: Timelab.pro

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Motosinfonia d'autumno. Alps, Northern Italy. Timelab & MV Agusta

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MV Agusta is one of the most storied names in motorcycles.  Based in Milan, the company collaborated with two-time Drone Video Award winner Timelab.pro to produce this magnificent piece from the mountains of northern Italy.  You'll aerially follow an Agusta bike through some of the world's most beautiful scenery, and then do things no bike will ever do, like soar through the peaks of the Dolomites, or skim over shimmering alpine lakes.  Filmed in the Fall, the video is expertly color-graded in the vaunted Timelab style.  

Episode 6 Winner: Makhorov

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Kamchatka Peninsula

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For a first upload to AirVuz, new contributor Makhorov brings us this DVOW-winning piece from the Kamchatka Peninsula in Russia's Far Eastern region, between the Sea of Ohotsk and the Bering Sea. Opening with some epic shots of the peninsula's stunning coastline, most of the video was shot in the largely volcano-covered interior of the region. The video includes footage of the Klyuchevskaya Sopka, the highest Eurasian volcano with a peak elevation of 4.75k meters above sea level (15.6k ft.). 

Episode 7 Winner: Tobias Hagg

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Our Beautiful World - A Year in Review

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AirVuz contributor and drone pilot Tobias Hägg is regarded as one of the world's top travel photographers; his AirPixels Instagram account has well over a half million followers as of early 2020.  In his fabulous 2019 drone reel, you will be taken over some of the most beautiful natural landscapes on earth. In addition to scenes from his native Scandinavia, you'll fly over the karst mountains of Southeastern China, the vast Arabian Desert, and the stunning peaks of the Italian Alps. This video won DVOW in February 2020.

Episode 8 Winner: Tom Rad

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Around the world with my drone

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For his second upload to AirVuz, new contributor Tom Rad brings us this magnificent reel featuring aerial highlights from his travels around the world.  Opening with a shot from the South Pacific island nation of Vanatu, you'll then be taken over the medieval Croatian city of Dubrovnik, a pod of whales somewhere in the Pacific, the Croatian island of Hvar, and Italy's Amalfi Coast. Other spots include some Australian beaches, the Croatian town of Makarska, and much more.  The footage was captured with a DJI Mavic Pro 2 drone.  

Episode 9 Winner: Florian Ledoux

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I AM VITAL

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Award-winning contributor Florian Ledoux used some of his best drone footage from earth's polar regions to put together this outstanding piece which won DVOW in February 2020. He skillfully uses the backdrop of shrinking glaciers and melting icebergs to remind us how these eco-systems - which hold the vast majority of the earth's freshwater - are to global climate change. The video features jaw-dropping footage from Greenland, Antarctica, the Canadian province of Nunavut, the Svalbard Islands of Northern Norway, and Iceland.

Episode 10 Winner: expeditionsouth

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Bolivia by Motorbike and Drone | 4K

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Brand-new AirVuz contributor expeditionsouth hit a "bullseye" with this spectacular drone video from Bolivia. He spent two months criss-crossing this landlocked South American country with a Kawasaki KLR 650 motorcycle and a DJI Mavic Pro drone. The DVOW winning video features footage from both the portion of the country covered by the Andes Mountains system as well as the northern portion, which is part of the Amazon River Basin. Check out the amazing aerials of the Uyuni Salt Flats, the "train cemetery", the Altiplano, and much more.  

Episode 11 Winner: FrameworkFilms

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Aerial Production Reel | Framework Films | 4K

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Check out this magnificent round-the-world drone reel by top AirVuz contributor FrameworkFilms.  The video features highlights from ten years' worth of aerial videography work from Europe and North America, including (in order of appearance) San Francisco's Bay Bridge, downtown Manhattan, southern Iceland, the Shiprock formation in the Southwestern USA, downtown Los Angeles, Mexico's ruins of Chichen Itza, the Chicago River, the Seattle Space Needle, the Faroe Islands, the Arc de Triomphe in Paris, and more. This video won DVOW in March 2020.

Episode 12 Winner: Ale_headshot

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Italy Rises

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Ravaged by the worldwide Covid-19 coronavirus outbreak, Italy went into a virtual national quarantine in mid-March, 2020. The emergency actions, desperately needed to stem an outbreak claiming hundreds of lives a day, effectively closed one of the world's most beautiful countries to international and even domestic travelers. To help us all remember what awaits when the epidemic recedes, new AirVuz contributor Ale_headshot brings us this wonderful aerial collage of Italy before the epidemic took hold here. This video won DVOW in March 2020.

Episode 13 Winner: haussmannvisuals

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Lockdown

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Top contributor and pilot haussmannvisuals brings us these eerie aerial views of the German financial capital of Frankfurt in the latter part of March, 2020, as the worldwide Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic caused a virtual shutdown of activity across much of Europe.  As the German case count mushroomed from just over 100 at the beginning of the month to nearly 20,000 in just three weeks, the state and federal governments took increasingly active measures to impose social distancing as a means to control the spread of the disease.  

Episode 14 Winner: videobros

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Behind the clouds - Madeira

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Check out this magnificent video from the Portuguese island of Madeira, compliments of Drone Video Award winner videobros. Shot just before much of Portugal went into lockdown to combat the Covid-19 worldwide pandemic, the video plays upon the cloudcover which prevented the creator from hiking to the top of Pico Ruivo, the island's highest mountain. "Behind the Clouds" is a metaphor for the uncertainty faced by humanity as the deadly virus disrupts the lives of billions around the globe.  This video won DVOW in April 2020.

Episode 15 Winner: Lancelot.Tintignies

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1 year above the World

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Check out this DVOW winning international travel reel by brand-new AirVuz contributor Lancelot.Tintignies. Shot over the course of a year, the video features footage from France, Iceland, Faroe Island, Brazil, Hong Kong and Australia.  Some of the highlights include the famous Hallgrímskirkja Church in Reykjavik (Iceland) at the :23 mark, a great sequence of top-down shots starting at :38; some shots of the Arc de Triomphe in Paris starting at 1:04, a nighttime view of Hong Kong's Victoria Harbor (1:20), and more.

Episode 16 Winner: Rickdebenedetto

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No estamos solos - COVID Buenos Aires ARGENTINA

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Winner of the DVOW contest, this fantastic video by Rickdebenedetto shows the great city of Buenos Aires, Argentina under a nationwide quarantine to fight the spread of the Covid-19 pandemic in the Spring of 2020.  While the country didn't reach its first 100 confirmed cases until the third week of March, a nationwide quarantine was declared on March 19.  With most of the confirmed cases concentrated in and around the national capital, one of the wealthiest and most cosmopolitan cities in South America came to resemble a virtual ghost-town.  

Episode 17 Winner: Siggizoom

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FROZEN ICELAND

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Prepare to be blown away by these wintertime drone views of Iceland, compliments of top AirVuz contributor and drone pilot Siggizoom.  Despite the vanishingly short winter days, the North Atlantic island nation has a surprisingly mild winter climate given its northern latitude.  This is particularly true in its coastal areas, which is where most of the footage in the video was shot.   The DVOW winning video features jaw-dropping aerial views of this winter wonderland, which is virtually devoid of tourists during the winter months.  

Episode 18 Winner: Ghadir Shaar

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E L E M E N T S - Jordan 4K Aerial

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Top AirVuz contributor Ghadir Shaar, a Finalist for the Drone Video Awards for his video from the United Arab Emirates, created this DVOW winning piece from a different Middle Eastern country: Jordan. Created in collaboration with the Jordan Tourism Board, the video opens with footage from the other-worldly Wadi Rum Desert. Other highlights include the Citadel of Amman at the :47 mark, the shores of the Dead Sea (:55), the great Petra ruins complex in the Arabah Valley (1:30), the amphitheater ruins at Jerash (1:42), and more.  

Episode 19 Winner: iDrone Aerials

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Hyper-Firenze

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Prepare to be blown away by this stunning 60-second dronelapse piece from Florence, Italy, compliments of top AirVuz contributor iDrone Aerials.  This DVOW winning video opens with epic footage of the most well-known landmark in this city: the Florence Cathedral in the Piazza del Duomo.  This is followed by a magnificent shot looking over the Arno River, the main waterway in the city which gave birth to the Renaissance.  Other highlights include a great shot of the Basilica of the Holy Cross at the :23 mark, the Ponte Vecchio Bridge (:50), and more. , 

Episode 20 Winner: Corey BNC

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Corey Bracone - 2020 Action Reel

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Check out this DVOW winning demo reel from new AirVuz contributor and professional aerial videographer Corey BNC.  His drone video footage has appeared on numerous TV shows including "Dickinson" and "Little America" on Apple TV, "The Loudest Voice" on SHOWTIME, and "Paradise Lost" on Spectrum TV.  The reel features an excellent mix of urban, landscape, and action shots, ranging from the skyscrapers of downtown Denver, Colorado to some incredible bridge shots to some incredible car racing footage; it's well worth a watch.  

Episode 21 Winner: Bachir_Photo_Phactory

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Showreel 2020

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Award-winning contributor and pilot Bachir_Photo_Phactory brings us this DVOW winning reel from Dubai, the most well-known of the seven emirates that make up the Middle Eastern nation of the United Arab Emirates.  The video opens with some great footage of some of the natural landscapes which surround Dubai's namesake capital, including the Ras Al Khor wildlife sanctuary.  Heading into the great city itself, you'll be treated to aerial views of sights as varied as a helicopter landing, an amusement park, pleasure boat traffic, and more.  

Episode 22 Winner: panvelvet

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SHOWREEL 2020

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Panvelet is one of the top contributors in the AirVuz community; his video of Shanghai called "24 Hours" won the "Originality" category at the second annual Drone Video Awards, and he's since been picked as a Drone Video of the Week Finalist multiple times.  All good reasons to check out the stunning drone reel uploaded by this very talented creator.  Expertly edited, the video features a mix of shots from various countries around the world, ranging from the skyscrapers of Hong Kong, and Los Angeles to a partially-submerged submarine.  

Episode 23 Winner: Makhorov

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Altai Mountains

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Several-time Drone Video of the Week Finalist Makhorov brings us this stunning drone video from Russia's Altai Mountains, home of some of the world's most remote and beautiful scenery.  The range, which runs through southern Siberia and also covers portions of China, Mongolia, and Kazakhstan, has peaks as high as 4.5k meters above sea level (14.8k ft.).  Sparsely populated and studded with a number of giant lakes, the Altai's are famously difficult to access (particularly from within Russia) due to a lack of passes.    

Episode 24 Winner: BeemFlights

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Dutch Windmills (De Zaanse Schans) Sunrise 4K

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Top AirVuz contributor Beemflights brings us this breathtaking drone video from one of the most iconic sites in the Netherlands.  The location is near the town of Zaanse Schans in the province of North Holland, just west of Amsterdam.  Part of the European Route of Industrial Heritage, the area is famous for its collection of Dutch windmills.  The windmills of Zanse Schans are one of the most popular tourist attractions in the Netherlands. This video won DVOW in June 2020.  

Episode 25 Winner: nevinxavier

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Atacama desert / Chile

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Check out this absolutely magnificent drone video of Chile's Atacama Desert, compliments of top AirVuz contributor and pilot nevinxavier.  The Atacama runs in a north-south direction for a length of about 1k km (around 600 mi.) along Chile's west coast, with small portions in Peru and Bolivia.  Covering an area of roughly 105k square km (a bit over 40k square mi.), it's considered part of the Andes system.  In terms of aridity and lack of temperature variation, it's considered the most "perfect" desert.  This was a DVOW Winner in June, 2020.

Episode 26 Winner: DiamondSky

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Journey to Dagestan

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Prepare to be blown away by this drone video from the republic of Dagestan in Southern Russia by Drone Video of the Month Winner DiamondSky.  With its eastern border on the Caspian Sea, most of the Muslim-majority Federal Subject (essentially, province) is covered by the northern slopes of the Caucasus Mountains, which divide Europe from Asia.  The focus of the video is Dagestan's interior, whose rock formations, canyons, waterfalls, and other features make for some of the finest natural scenery in all of Russia.  

Episode 27 Winner: inigui

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IÑIGUI 2020 Aerial Reel [ DVOM Winner ]

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AirVuz contributor inigui is one of the top content creators on AirVuz, with multiple Drone Video of the Week Finalist spots to his name.  Not surprisingly, his latest compilation reel is a cinematic experience to behold.  The video features footage from around the world; in just the first half-minute, you'll be treated to some epic footage of a flock of flamingoes on Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula, the idyllic beaches of Palawan in the Philippines, the skyscrapers of Mexico City, and an epic shot of San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge.  

DVOW Episode 28 Winner: vitaliy.karpovich

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Feeling Bruges (Aerial) // Атмосфера фламандского Брюгге, съемка с дрона

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Top contributor vitaliy.karpovich garnered another DVOW Finalist spot in July, 2020 with this stunning drone tour of Bruges, Belgium.  The capital of West Flanders, Bruges is connected to the North Sea via canal.  Founded in 1128, it went on to become one of the world's most important cities, serving  as the hub through which the northern Hanseatic League towns traded with the ports of Southern Europe.  Eventually losing its position to Antwerp, its fortunes revived in the 1800's as one of the world's first tourist destinations.

Episode 29 Winner: TANYA SHKONDINA

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Imagine Iceland

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AirVūz contributor TANYA SHKONDINA spent two weeks in the North Atlantic island nation of Iceland, capturing an astonishing 2 terabytes worth of video footage.  She then used this raw material - captured with a DJI Inspire 2, a Mavic Pro 2, and a Sony a9 ground camera - to create this stunning video of some of the world's most beautiful scenery.   The video, which won DVOW, features truly epic shots from across the island, ranging from a clifftop lighthouse at the :13 mark, the craters around Lake Blahylur (:45), a "reversing" waterfall (1:20), and more.  

DVOW Episode 30 Winner: Mauro Pagliai

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Unlocking Rome

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Multiple Drone Video of the Week nominee and winner Mauro Pagliai created this remarkable aerial film of Italy's capital city of Rome, an early epicenter in the Covid-19 corona virus pandemic. In this incredible production, this talented aerial cinematographer reveals the gentle re-awakening of the historic city from the quarantining and lockdown measures enacted due to the devastating outbreak. His incredible edit of these slowly filling streets was not surprisingly crowned as the Drone Video of the Week winner in July 2020.