Red Bull Illume 2010 Image: Christoph Schöch

Red Bull Illume 2010

THE incredible image above, shot by Christoph Schöch, is just one of the stunning finalists recently announced in this year’s Red Bull Illume – the world’s premier action and adventure sports photography competition.

This year’s overall winner, Chris Burkard’s inspirational golden light surfing image was revealed at the end of August in a free exhibition held at Dublin’s Trinity College in Ireland.

Chris Burkard – Overall Winner 2010

Chris Burkard - Overall Winner 2010.

Category winners

Winners were selected in a number of categories which covered the following image subjects:

  • Close Up
  • Energy
  • Experimental
  • Illumination
  • Culture
  • New Creativity
  • Playground
  • Sequence
  • Spirit
  • Wings

Below are just a few of the category winning images shot by some clearly talented photographers from around the world:

Marcel Lämmerhirt – Category Winner 2010: Wings

Marcel Lämmerhirt - Category Winner 2010: Wings.

Stuart Gibson – Category Winner 2010: Energy

Stuart Gibson - Category Winner 2010: Energy.

Adam Kokot – Category Winner 2010: Spirit

Adam Kokot - Category Winner 2010: Spirit.

You can check out the 50 finalists and all of the category winners, as well as vote for your favourite image in the competition’s “People’s Choice” award by visiting the Red Bull Illume website at:

1 Comment

  1. Vancity Allie says:

    Wow, talk about some INCREDIBLE photos! Nice post Masey.

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