Category Spotlight: Wings The Red Bull Illume Wings category is all about showcasing super-creative shots of athletes getting air. Cliff diving, massive half-pipe airs – if it’s high-up, it belongs in Wings. 03/09/2016 © Christoph Laue / Red Bull Illume Wings is the perfect category for action and adventure sport images that illustrate flight in one way or another. These images aren’t simply limited to aircraft or athletes spreading their arms. An image of a dramatic dive or jump will do just fine. It’s all about catching air and capturing the moment when an athlete is far off the ground. One former judge defines it some more: “It has to be clear that the athlete is in the air – he has to be off the ground. To do well, the image must also offer something fresh and different.”In 2013, Samo Vidic’s category winning image certainly was different. It showed Jorge Ferzuli diving from a 26.8-meter platform during the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series in Athens, Greece. “I usually try to get different styles of photos from the water and here I was lucky enough to capture a bird flying next to Jorge,” said Vidic. “Later when I showed this photo to other people, everybody was really impressed.”Browse through the gallery below for more inspirational examples of former Red Bull Illume Wings category finalists. You can also head to the Red Bull Illume Instagram account for more photographic inspiration or find out more about the categories here.Have a question regarding your submissions? Check out our FAQ’s or drop us a mail at info(at)redbullillume.com.Once you have your images ready to go, simply register your account right here on redbullillume.com and submit your images. Remember that submissions close in less than 4 weeks on March 31, 2016!Visit the Red Bull Illume Facebook page for regular updates.