Red Bull Illume 2013: Lorenz Holder, Playground category winner, overall winner
© Lorenz Holder. Overall Winner, 2013 Red Bull Illume

Red Bull Illume Image Quest 2013

Red Bull Illume is the world’s premier international photography competition dedicated to the world of action and adventure sports. Its purpose is to showcase the most exciting and creative action and adventure sports photography on the planet as art and bring the public into the world of action sports.

The Image Quest 2013 was the 3rd edition of the competition after 2007 and 2010. From tens of thousands of entries, 50 images in ten categories were selected by international judges and photo editors from renowned publications.

The overall winner, Lorenz Holder, received the new Leica S camera and a broncolor Move Outdoor kit as well as Sun-Sniper gear worth over €2,000, while category winners each received a Leica X2, a broncolor Para 88 P Kit and an assortment of Sun-Sniper gear.

The Winner Award Ceremony took place on the 29th of August 2013, and the Top 50 Red Bull Illume finalists were unveiled at the Avenue of Stars in Hong Kong. The 50 finalist images traveled around the world as a unique and stand-alone photo exhibition on 2 x 2m lightboxes. To showcase the illumination, the exhibitions were only open at night-time.

Submissions to Red Bull Illume were open from December 1, 2012 to April 30th, 2013.

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IMAGE QUEST FINALISTS 2013