Shot primarily from a helicopter, filmmaker Peter Mettler's "Petropolis: Aerial Perspectives on the Alberta Tar Sands" offers an unparalleled view of the world's largest industrial, capital and energy project. Canada's tar sands are an oil reserve ...
View Iceland from a new perspective. Over 20 locations shot with a DJI phantom vision 2 plus drone. Locations include: Skogafoss, Bruarfoss, Fjadrargljufur Canyon, Jökulsárlón, Godafoss, Folaldafoss, Laekjavik Coast, Reykjanes Coast, Thorsmork, Öxará...
A gallery of images from The Great War From The Air shows the aerial photography that World War I's strategists used to gather intelligence.
A surfer catches a wave at Palm Beach in New South Wales, Australia, in this National Geographic Photo of the Day from the Traveler Photo Contest.
Dronestagram's aerial photography competition features amazing views of Earth from above
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An eagle soars above a park in Indonesia. A waterfall in Mexico is seen from high above. Those are two of the best images taken by aerial drones, according to an online contest.
German photographer Klaus Leidorf (Flickr) has a unique point of view on the world. It may be connected to the fact that he looks at it from above, riding a Cessna 172. What started as a primarily archeological photography business, i.e. conducts arc...
Despite any political differences between the United States and Russia, the space agencies of the two countries continue their cooperative work in Earth's orbit, aboard the International Space Station
Sunlight is reflected in the flooded Yuangyang rice terraces in Yunnan Province, China, in this National Geographic Photo of the Day from our Your Shot community.
From above, the Vatnajokull Glacier is an eerie splash of blue against the florid hues of the surrounding landscape. This image of Iceland's Skaftafell National Park was taken by a satellite miles...
Five years ago, the town of Kingston, Tennessee, was overwhelmed by more than a billion tons of sludge spilled from a local power plant.
This winter, George Steinmetz photographed a snowbound New York from the seat of a two-person helicopter.