The Art of the Drone

Chase Guttman

A judge for our up-coming 2018 NYS Fair Drone Film Festival, Chase Guttman is an award-winning travel photographer, drone photography expert, author, writer, lecturer and social media influencer. Three-time recipient and first American to win Young Travel Photographer of the Year, a prestigious international competition judged by museum curators and magazine editors, Guttman was named a World’s Top Travel Photographer by Condé Nast Traveler, a Rising Star by Instagram and won the 2017 Walter Cronkite Award for Excellence in Storytelling and Exploration—a lifetime achievement level honor. His recent book, The Handbook of Drone Photography, was one of the first written on the topic and received critical acclaim from publications such as Travel + Leisure, The Telegraph, Business Insider, The Daily Mail and the New York Post, among others.

Enjoy some of Chase's extraordinary Drone photography!

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Gavin Snyder

An Honorable Mention filmmaker in the 2017 inaugural NYS Fair Drone Film Festival, Snyder thought he'd use drones for his architectural business - a natural fit - but soon found himself even more enthusiastic about sports photography. You can see some of his beautiful - and informative - results below. Learn more about Gavin Snyder and his work in our interview with him on our YouTube Channel.


2019  Drone Films Fest

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