Spectacular photo of "falling" climber is Red Bull Illume 2021 final winner

Red Bull Illume overall winning image of cliff climber
(Image credit: © Will Saunders / Red Bull Illume)

Photography fans around the world have been waiting in anticipation all week long for the unveiling of the overall winner of Red Bull's Illume Image Quest 2021. The unveiling week began on 29 November  whereby two winners from two categories were unveiled each evening via a livestream, each of the 11 category winners were in the running to be considered for the winning title. 

· Read more: Skateboards and silhouettes: see the first Red Bull Illume photo contest winners

Thank you for reading 5 articles this month* Join now for unlimited access

Enjoy your first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

*Read 5 free articles per month without a subscription

Join now for unlimited access

Try first month for just £1 / $1 / €1

Beth Nicholls
Staff Writer

A staff writer for Digital Camera World, Beth has an extensive background in various elements of technology with five years of experience working as a tester and sales assistant for CeX. After completing a degree in Music Journalism, followed by obtaining a Master's degree in Photography awarded by the University of Brighton, she spends her time outside of DCW as a freelance photographer specialising in live music events and band press shots under the alias 'bethshootsbands'.