AirVuz Announces 2023 Annual Drone Video of the Year,
in Partnership with with DJI SkyPixel
The world's largest online drone community teams up with DJI SkyPixel to provide prizes to content creators around the world.
Minneapolis, Minnesota - AirVuz, the global online hub for drone enthusiasts, is thrilled to announce the return of the highly anticipated annual event, the AirVuz Drone Video of the Year contest. This year, AirVuz is proud to partner with DJI SkyPixel, the leading consumer drone manufacturer, who will be providing exciting prizes that will elevate the 2023 competition to new heights.
The competition will include nominees and winners from the weekly AirVuz Drone Video of the Week and FPV Pilots to Watch contests in 2023, all of which showcase the incredible talent within the AirVuz community. Renowned creators, including JohnnyFPV and Jay "Jaybyrd" Christensen are among the eligible participants this year. Past winners include Reme Morales, Timelab.pro, Skynamic Drone, and Beautiful Destinations.
With the DJI prize packages, the AirVuz Drone Video of the Year has gained even more buzz. DJI, as the largest global consumer drone manufacturer, will contribute prizes such as the cutting-edge DJI Mavic 3 Pro, multiple DJI Mini 4s, the latest FPV Goggles 2 and O3 Air Units.
"AirVuz is thrilled to celebrate the talent of our vibrant community. Competitors for this year's Drone Video of the Year contest include many of the world's top aerial videographers and FPV pilots; these are the people using drones to film for movies, TV shows, concerts, sporting events, and other high profile assignments," says Mike Israel, CEO and President of AirVuz. "Our community-driven approach is at the heart of what makes the AirVuz Drone Video of the Year awards so special. In addition, a large majority of our community uses DJI products in their content creation, so the prizes offered by DJI SkyPixel are especially exciting for us."
The AirVuz drone video contests are just one way that AirVuz celebrates the aerial content shared on the platform. AirVuz features this content and reaches millions of followers through social media and onsite promotion. AirVuz has also expanded its reach through its distribution of Drone TV on free ad-supported television (FAST) and digital signage channels in the form of short, thematic reels, which credit the respective creator and provide hours of captivating footage. AirVuz also has original programming, including the rebooted "Behind the Goggles" series.
Drone content creators are encouraged to upload their videos to AirVuz.com before December 31, 2023, to be eligible for both Drone Video of the Year and FPV Video of the Year. Judging will be held in early 2024, with a winner announced in February 2024. Additional contest information is provided on AirVuz.com.
For media inquiries, please contact:
Director of Media Relations, AirVuz
AirVuz is the largest online drone community, connecting enthusiasts and creators from around the world. Through a vibrant community-driven platform, AirVuz shares captivating drone content globally, with a presence on social media, as well as via Drone TV, found on free ad-supported television (FAST) and digital signage channels/ platforms.
Founded in 2014, SkyPixel is a leading global community for aerial photographers and videographers. The platform has over 42 million registered users and hosts thousands of aerial images and videos uploaded daily around the world. In November 2022, SkyPixel hosted its 8th annual aerial photo and video contest and received over 65,000 submissions from 124 countries and regions. For more info, please visit www.skypixel.com.
AirVuz 2023 Drone Video of the Year Contest Rules
Submission Period: 1/1/2023 - 12/31/2023
Winners Announced: February 2024
- SUBMISSION RULES
All drone videos uploaded to AirVuz.com are automatically eligible for the Drone Video of the Year Contest.
All drone videos should be the AirVuz content creator's original work.
2023 AirVuz Drone Video of the Year, consisting of One
- (1) Drone Video of the Year winner
- Three (3) runner up prizes, awarded to additional videos in this category
2023 AirVuz FPV Video of the Year, consisting of
- One (1) FPV Video of the Year winner
- CONTEST DETAILS
The twelve (12) 2023 Drone Video of the Month (DVOM) winners are automatically nominated in the Drone Video of the Year contest (these monthly winners are selected from the weekly Drone Video of the Week (DVOW) contests).
- Additional “wild card” nominees will be selected by the AirVuz Team. These videos may or may not have been part of the Drone Video of the Week/Month contests.
The twelve (12) 2023 FPV Drone Video of the Month winners are automatically nominated in the FPV Video of the Year contest (these winners are selected from the weekly FPV Pilots to Watch episodes).
- Additional “wild card” nominees will be selected by the AirVuz Team. These videos may or may not have been part of the Pilots to Watch episodes.
A panel of judges will vote on videos in each category to decide on the winners.
One (1) DJI Mavic Pro 3 Fly More Combo with DJI RC Drone
Three (3) DJI Mini 4 Pro 4 with DJI RC 2 + Drones
One (1) DJI Goggles 2 +
Two (2) DJI O3 Air Units
Prizes subject to change.
Winners will be announced on AirVuz.com, social media and notified via email.
Best of luck to everyone!
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