DigitalGlobe’s Top Image of the Year

A few weeks ago, we showed you how you could be a part of the voting for DigitalGlobe’s “Top Image of the Year”. The results are in, and the winner is… Burning Man!


It was a very close vote, with this stunning photo of Mt. Fuji coming in second:

You can read all of the details in this post on their blog.
Did you vote in the contest? What was your favorite image of the year?

About Mickey Mellen

Mickey has been using Google Earth since it was released in 2005, and has created a variety of geo-related sites including Google Earth Hacks. He runs a web design firm in Marietta, GA, where he lives with his wife and two kids.


  1. Gefs-online released version 1.0 yesterday! Go to !

  2. The Burning Man image represents humanity changing the face of the Earth in a dramatically transient way!

  3. What is that top image of? An ancient city?

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