View From the Top - Drone Photo Contest



B&H Drone Photo Contest

Congratulations to our winners!

Thank you to everyone who entered! You made the final decision pretty tough for our judges.


drone photo contest
grand prize b&h $1000 gift card
Grand Prize Winner - "Atop the Climatron" by Nathan Wambold
2nd Place Winner - "Piedra del Peñol" by Sebastian Moreno (@flyingfishmedia)
3rd Place Winner - "Western Civilization" by Ian Beckley
People's Choice Winner - "Christmas Eve Sunrise Over Dallas" by Tony Corso
Check Out the Competition




NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. The B&H View From the Top Contest (the “Contest”) is void where prohibited by law and is sponsored by B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001 (“B&H” or “Sponsor”).

Method of Entry/Entry-Period: Enter the Contest by uploading your best drone-related photo via {THIS LINK} (the “Contest Page”) (JPG files must be at 72 (DPI) and web resolution may not exceed 7 megabytes) for a chance to win (each photo hereby a “Submission”). Submissions must be uploaded between Monday, November 5, 2018 and Sunday, November 18, 2018 (the “Entry Period”) in order to be entered into the Contest. Submissions submitted outside the Entry Period are void.

Submission Requirements and Limitations: Submissions must not, in the sole and absolute discretion of Sponsor, contain obscene, provocative, defamatory, sexually explicit, or otherwise objectionable or inappropriate content. Submissions deemed by Sponsor to be inappropriate will be disqualified. Submissions owned by a third party, or the use of any trademarks, service marks, logos, brands, or products owned by a third-party are not acceptable for entry into the Contest. If a Submission includes other people, entrant must be prepared to provide a signed written personal release from all persons who appear in the Submission authorizing use of their image. Entrants do not need to send release(s) with submissions but will be contacted if personal releases are needed. Failure to provide the required releases will result in disqualification of the Submission.

Entry Ownership/Entrant Agreements: By entering the Contest, each entrant represents, acknowledges, and warrants that the Submission is an original work created solely by the entrant, that it does not infringe on the copyrights, trademarks, moral rights, rights of privacy/publicity or intellectual property rights of any person or entity, and that no other party has any right, title, claim, or interest in the Submission. Entrants retain full ownership and copyrights to their Submission. However, by entering the Contest, entrants grant Sponsor a non-exclusive, fully paid and royalty-free, worldwide, limited license to use, modify, delete from, add to, publicly perform, publicly display, reproduce and translate such Submission, in any media formats through any media channels. Entrants (and entrant’s parent/legal guardian if entrant is a minor) also agree: (a) to be bound by these Official Rules; (b) that any claims related to this Contest shall be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action and that awards, shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred in entering the Contest, and shall not include incidental or consequential damages or attorneys’ fees; and (c) that any actual or perceived ambiguities in these Rules shall be interpreted by Sponsor in its sole discretion.

Winner Selection/Public Voting/Prizes/Odds: On Thursday, November 29, 2018 Sponsor’s judges will grade each Submission based upon, among other things, creativity, originality, and image quality. The three (3) Submissions with the highest grades shall be deemed a winner (each a “Judges’ Winner”). In addition, a fourth winner will be declared based on the Submission which receives the most user “likes” on the Contest Page during the Entry Period (“User Winner”). If the User Winner is the same as any of the Judges’ Winners, the User Winner shall be the next most-liked Submission. Selection of the judges shall be done by Sponsor in its sole discretion. The judges’ decisions shall be in their sole discretion and are final. The Judges’ Winner with the highest grade will receive the Grand Prize, one (1) B&H Gift Card pre-valued in the amount of $1,000.00. The Judges’ Winner with the second highest grade will receive one (1) B&H Gift Card pre-valued in the amount of $750.00. The Judges’ Winner with the third highest grade will receive one (1) B&H Gift Card pre-valued in the amount of $500.00. The User Winner will receive one (1) B&H Gift Card pre-valued in the amount of $100.00. No cash or other substitutions will be offered for any prizes and any taxes are the sole responsibility of the Winners. The Winners will be notified via the e-mail address associated with their online Submission. The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

Eligible Participants: The Contest is only open to residents of the United States are at least eighteen (18) years of age on their entry date and is not open to employees of Sponsor, their immediate family, any person domiciled with such employees, or any affiliates or subsidiaries of Sponsor.

Limitation of Liability/Sponsor Modification/Cancellation Rights/ Choice of Law/ Venue/ Winners List: Sponsor is not responsible for incomplete entries or for failure to receive entries due to technical failures or human error of any kind. Winners agree that Sponsor will have no responsibility for losses or damage of any kind resulting from the acceptance, possession, or use of the prizes. Except where prohibited, participation in the Contest constitutes entrant’s consent to the publication of his or her name by Sponsor in any media for commercial or promotional purposes without limitation or further compensation subject to Sponsor’s respective privacy policies. Sponsor may disqualify from the Contest any person it determines, in its sole discretion, to have attempted to or actually tampered with or otherwise abused any aspect of the Contest. Entrants agree that in the unlikely event a dispute arises in connection with this Contest, it will be governed by the laws of the State of New York and heard exclusively in a court of applicable jurisdiction in the County and State of New York irrespective of any choice of law rules to the contrary. To receive names of the Winners by U.S. mail, please mail a self-addressed stamped envelope to: B&H Foto & Electronics Corp., Attn: B&H View From the Top Contest, 440 Ninth Avenue, New York, NY 10001. Any Winners List request must be received by B&H within one (1) year of the date the Contest is concluded.