And the Winners Are …

HAI is pleased to announce the winners of the 2018 ROTOR Photo and Video Contest. Congratulations to all of this year’s winners! Scroll through this page to view all winning photos and videos.

Thanks to everyone who participated in this year’s contest. Please plan to participate in the 2019 ROTOR Photo and Video Contest: submit your entries at, beginning Aug. 1, 2018.


Because of the low number of video entries we received, we have chosen to name two co-winners instead of a Grand Prize Winner and a Category Winner. Click on the winners’ names to view their videos. The winners are:


Grand Prize Winner
Matthew Herberg
Virginia, Minnesota, USA

Helicopters at Work
Steve Lewis
Mojave, California, USA

Helicopters in the Military
Ryan Mattson
Puyallup, Washington, USA

Helicopters Serving the Community
Michael Stone
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA

People and Their Helicopters
Scott Moak
Chesapeake, Virginia, USA

Digitally Enhanced Photos
Jacob Straube
Honolulu, Hawaii, USA