An amazing photo showing a school of salmon forming the shape of a heart whilst a shark watches on, has scooped this year’s top prize in the 2020 edition of the Drone Photo Awards. “Love Heart of Nature” by the Australian photographer Jim Picôt won the award, announced on 21 September.
Here, we pick out so more of our favourites from this year’s winners and highly commended entries.
Check out the full list of winners on the Drone Photo Awards 2020 Gallery site.
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A Shark with a Heart
Love Heart of Nature – Overall Winner Jim Picôt/Drone Photo Awards 2020
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Gray Whale Plays Pushing Tourists – 1st Classified Nature Category Joseph Cheires/Drone Photo Awards 2020
An Alien Metropolis
Alien Structure on Earth : The Petronas towers in Kuala Lumpur – 1st Classified Urban Category Tomasz Kowalski/Drone Photo Awards 2020
Closed for Business
The Lockdown, the busiest highway in Dubai – Highly Commended Life Under Covid-19 Category Bachir Moukarzel/Drone Photo Awards 2020
A lack of Social Distancing
Mark Carwardine/Drone Photo Awards 2020
Munk’s Mobula Rays Schooling – Runner-up Wildlife Category
Salt (mountains) of the Earth
Mountains Of Salt – Highly Commended People Category Igor Altuna/Drone Photo Awards 2020
I’m in the middle of a Chain Reaction
Chemical reaction in Western Australia – Highly Commended Abstract Category Boyan Ortse/Drone Photo Awards 2020
Just keep swimming
On the Sea – Winner Sport Category Roberto Corinaldesi/Drone Photo Awards 2020
In the Pink
Flamingos at Lake Logipi – Runner-Up Nature Category Martin Harvey/Drone Photo Awards 2020
Red Hot Chili Peppers
Women Sorting Dry Red Chillies – Highly Commended People Category Md Tanveer Hassan Rohan/Drone Photo Awards 2020