World's largest picture frame among Aerial Photography Awards winners

Aerial Photography Awards 2020
Constructions Category winner: 'The Frame' – Aerial Photography Awards 2020 / (Image credit: Bachir Moukarzel)

The first ever Aerial Photography Awards has crowned the inaugural winners in 22 categories, with the $10,000 grand prize and overall Aerial Photographer of the Year title going to Belgian photographer Sebastien Nagy.

Among the highlight images of the contest – taken from drones, helicopters, kites, balloons and airplanes – were stunning aerial shots featuring the world's largest picture frame in Dubai, tennis legend Rafael Nadal, abstract cityscapes and many more fascinating subjects. 

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James Artaius

The editor of Digital Camera World, James has 21 years experience as a journalist and started working in the photographic industry in 2014 (as an assistant to Damian McGillicuddy, who succeeded David Bailey as Principal Photographer for Olympus). In this time he shot for clients like Aston Martin Racing, Elinchrom and L'Oréal, in addition to shooting campaigns and product testing for Olympus, and providing training for professionals. This has led him to being a go-to expert for camera and lens reviews, photo and lighting tutorials, as well as industry news, rumors and analysis for publications like Digital Camera MagazinePhotoPlus: The Canon MagazineN-Photo: The Nikon MagazineDigital Photographer and Professional Imagemaker, as well as hosting workshops and talks at The Photography Show. He also serves as a judge for the Red Bull Illume Photo Contest. An Olympus and Canon shooter, he has a wealth of knowledge on cameras of all makes – and a fondness for vintage lenses and instant cameras.