Last Updated on 08/26/2016 by Chris Gampat
All images used with permission from Red Bull. Lead image by Robb Thompson.
As it draws closer to the grand finale of the Red Bull Illume, the world’s greatest international photography contest dedicated to action and adventure sports on September 28th 2016, more sneak peek photographs randomly selected from the pool of 34,624 images are made available, showcasing exceptionally high levels of action and sports photography.
The sneak peak images highlight action and adventure sports photography at its best, covering various genres from rock climbing and high-lining to free-diving, skateboarding and snow sports. The photographs were taken at breathtakingly beautiful locations from all over the globe with outstandingly creative shooting techniques. Each and every one of the images from the sneak peek is truly inspirational.
The Overall Winner, 11 Category Winners, and Top 55 finalists will all be announced at the Red Bull Illume 2016 Winner Award Ceremony in Chicago on September 28th, 2016.
For more information and updates on the Red Bull Illume 2016, you can check out their website here.
(post featured image credit: © Robb Thompson / Red Bull Illume)