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The Bay Area Drone Film Festival will be held on Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016 in Santa Clara, CA

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dec.2015 update
Entry Deadline is January 24.  Enter your drone clips, vids, and pics for your chance to win DRONES and Accessories at the Bay Area Drone Film Festival.  The live festival & awards show will be held at 7:00 p.m. on February 28, 2016, in Santa Clara, CA. TICKETS ON SALE NOW!


› All films must be 4 minutes or under in length and shot at least 50% using a drone or UAV.  (Length exceptions will be considered for soundtrack timing, etc., but will be at the discretion of the Festival Director.

› All "Reel or Clip" entries must be less

than 1-minute in length.

› All video / photo entries must be uploaded through unless otherwise stated by Festival Director.

If your photo is selected for presentation, you will be required to submit a high-resolution file.

› If your video/photograph is selected for presentation, entrant will be required to submit a high-resolution exhibition quality digital file to enable the best presentation possible. Said files will be converted to Digital Cinema Package (DCP) and/or Blu-ray and/or other format as needed for presentation and at the discretion of the festival manager. 
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The Bay Area Drone Film Festival

will be held in Santa Clara, California

on February 28, 2016.

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Entry Deadline: January 24

If you fly a Yuneec drone, you can win this:

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**Must enter the exclusive "Yuneec" category with video shot from a Yuneec aerial imaging product only.



Submit your drone videos / photographs now on  

Entries accepted now for the following categories:

› Landscape / Travel / Natural Wonders
› Narrative / Statement / Cause
› Technical Flying / Racing / FPV
› Best of the Bay

› Comedy

› Action

› Helping People / Benefiting Humanity

› Reel & Clips

› Still Photography

› Best Drone Crash Video

› Yuneec Drone owners

› Safety Videos

Prizes also awarded for:

› Best In Show
› Audience Choice