...And the winners of the 2017 Drone Video Awards are...

The AirVūz community votes have been counted and the time has come to announce the winners! See who succeeded in this year's Drone Video Awards below and get details about the category winners and honorable mentions at the bottom of this page. If you want to check out all the Drone Video Award Nominees, click here now!

Camera Drone Video of the Year - Moscow Aerial 5K Timelab.pro by Timelab.proThis video is featured in the Russia, European Cities, Eastern Europe, and World’s Best Skylines collections.  For all City collections click here.

FPV Drone Video of the Year - NURK's Flight of the Year // Trains, Bridges, Rapids, Mountains, Sunset, Gapping, Perching, Powerlooping by nurkfpvThis video is featured in the Best of FPV Freestyle collection.  For all FPV and drone racing video collections click here

Aerial Photograph of the Year - Floating in the unknown by zimydakid

HUGE congratulations to all these contributors for their big wins in the 2017 AirVūz Drone Video Awards!  

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Drone Video Awards - Videos and Photo of the Year

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With over 33,000 videos uploaded to AirVūz.com, the finalists in each of the 13 categories in the First Annual Drone Video Awards were undoubtedly some of the best aerial videos and photos in the world. This video compilation created by AirVuz reveals the two drone videos and one aerial photo that stood out above the rest and received the most votes to win the top prizes.


2017 Drone Video Awards - Category Winners

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This video created by AirVuz shows the winners in each of the 13 categories in the 2017 Drone Video Awards. Over 33,000 aerial videos were entered into the contest, a panel of judges narrowed down the selections to 5 finalists in 13 categories and the drone community chose the winners. Categories ranged from dronie to people to animals to countries! Three FPV categories were also included in the competition.


2017 Drone Video Awards - Honorable Mentions

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In 2017 a few AirVūz content creators stood out for their success and exceptional work. In the first annual Drone Video Awards, AirVuz recognized these aerial cinematographers and awarded them Honorable Mentions. This video compilation showcases the videos that got the most views, that got the most comments and that went viral on social media. It also mentions the drone pilots with the most followers.




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"Awaken" Iceland


This is Yunnan

Face du Monde



Cardboard Cadet


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