Feel the adrenaline! Red Bull photo contest reveals action-packed shortlist

Red Bull Illume Image Quest 2023
(Image credit: © Hannes Berger / Red Bull Illume)

After a nail-biting wait, Red Bull Illume Image Quest 2023 has revealed the carefully selected crème de la crème of adventure and action sports imagery. Over 3 months, thousands of breathtaking images and reels were entered into 10 different categories – now the world can view the top 250 shots online. 

This year marks the seventh edition of the contest, known for celebrating the world's greatest adrenaline-fuelled photography. Capturing high-quality photos and videos is a challenge in itself, but capturing the best adventure and action sports moments elevates this challenge even further. 

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Hannah Rooke
Staff Writer

Having studied Journalism and Public Relations at the University of the West of England Hannah developed a love for photography through a module on photojournalism. She specializes in Portrait, Fashion and lifestyle photography but has more recently branched out in the world of stylized product photography. For the last 3 years Hannah has worked at Wex Photo Video as a Senior Sales Assistant using her experience and knowledge of cameras to help people buy the equipment that is right for them. With 5 years experience working with studio lighting, Hannah has run many successful workshops teaching people how to use different lighting setups.