Middelburg man wins best drone video award with Netherlands kite surfing film

Thomas de Koster from Middleburg made the best drone video in the Netherlands this year. His video of a group of kite surfers at the Vrouwenpolder won in the National category of the Drone Awards. The award in the International category went to Sander Coppens from Roosendaal, for a video he filmed in Iceland, NOS reports.

De Koster did not see the award coming. "I was really surprised that my video was nominated and now I won!" he said to Omroep Zeeland.

The Drone Awards were presented for the sixth time this year. Voting was open to the public, and the awards are not determined by a jury.

De Koster's video:

Coppens' video: