Back in July we highlighted some of the finalists in the 2013 Red Bull Illume action and adventure sports photo competition, and now the winners have been announced in each of the contest's 10 categories. This year's overall winner was Lorenz Holder who also triumphed in the Playground and Experimental categories.
Lorenz Holder: Overall winner and 'Playground' category winner
|Lorenz Holder took this shot of snowboarder Xaver Hoffmann by a giant satellite dish in a heavy snowstorm.|
Jeroen Nieuwhuis: 'Closeup' category winner
|This is the last shot in a series by Jeroen Nieuwhuis, during which he apparently 'almost smashed' his camera.|
Scott Serfas: 'Illumination' category winner
|This image was captured by Scott Serfas in Alaska, during the making of snowboarding movie 'Art of FLIGHT' towards the end of a month-long shoot.|
Morgan Maassen: 'Lifestyle' category winner
|Morgan Maassen took this underwater portrait of a group of young surfers in Fiji.|
Lorenz Holder: 'Experimental' category winner
|This image by Lorenz Holder is a composite of multiple separate exposures, joined together to 'create a totally different, new world that doesn't exist in real life'.|
Samo Vidic: 'Wings' category winner
|Samo Vidic's winning shot shows Jorge Ferzuli from Mexico diving from a platform during the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series at Lake Vouliagmeni in Athens, Greece in 2011.|
Daniel Vojtech: 'New Creativity' category winner
|Daniel Vojtech's picture shows former Czech four-cross champion Tomas Slavik, in a deliberately contrived studio environment.|
Zakary Noyle: 'Sequence' category winner
|For this arresting (sequential) image showing Gabriel Medina performing a backflip in Hawaiian surf, photographer Zakary Noyle decided to pull back to get a wide perspective.|
Romina Amato: 'Energy' category winner
|Photographer Romina Amato captured this shot from a boat. It shows athlete Todore Spasov at the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series in the Portuguese Azores.|
Chris Burkard: 'Spirit' category winner
|Chris Burkard captured this shot in Norway. It shows two surfers returning home after a heavy snowstorm put an end to the day's surfing.|
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