Drone video sharing site AirVūz scoured the world in search of 2017’s best drone video. The results are in, and the best drone videos of 2017 are really something else.
Moscow Aerial 5K Timelab.pro by Russian drone pilot Timelab.pro was voted the Drone Video of the Year, while Paul Nurkkala won the FPV (First-Person View) Video of the Year for NURK’s Flight of the Year.
The five finalists for best drone video of 2017 were selected by AirVūz staff from 13 different categories, including People, Cities, Countries, Landscape, Freestyle FPV, Drone Racing, Tiny Whoop, Animals (including pets), Dronies (selfies taken with a drone), Sports, Originality, Reels and Photo. From there, all AirVūz community members could vote for which finalists they thought were the best of the best.
Each category winner will receive a plaque, cash and prizes.
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Here’s the complete list of the 2017 AirVūz Drone Video Awards winners:
- DRONIE — There Is No One Else by Wellington Visuals
- LANDSCAPE — Perspective by Jay Worsley
- RACING — Drone Racing Underground by JohnnyFPV
- COUNTRIES — “Awaken” Iceland by mikebishop.tv
- PEOPLE — This is Yunnan by Face du Monde
- ANIMALS — Majestic Beast Nanuk by Florian Ledoux
- CITIES — Moscow Aerial 5K Timelab.pro by Timelab.pro
- TINY WHOOP — エアリアルヨガスタジオ ｙ＋AERO × TINY WHOOP JAPAN by KatsuFPV
- FREESTYLE — NURK’s Flight of the Year // Trains, Bridges, Rapids, Mountains, Sunsets, Gapping, Perching, Powerlooping by nurkfpv
- SPORTS — Dream… by PilotViking
- ORIGINALITY — Cardboard Cadet by chrisxgxc
- REEL — Drones are Awesome by ThisIsTilt
- PHOTOGRAPHY — Floating in the Unknown by zimydakid
Want to see other amazing drone videos? Here are the best videos of 2017 according to the Flying Robot International Drone Film Festival, based in San Francisco.