Aerial Photography: 25 Amazing Examples

Some of the most interesting photos are those that show the world from a different point of view. Aerial photography can take certain subjects that we’re used to seeing in a certain way and present it in a much more interesting and intriguing manner.

In this post we’ll showcase 25 beautiful aerial photos. They feature a variety of different subjects including landscapes like mountains and coastlines, plus other types of subjects like buildings and cities.

Aerial Photography

Photo credit: Alex Olguin

Aerial Photography

Photo credit: Jack Arnott

Aerial Photography

Photo credit: Marivel87

Aerial Photography

Photo credit: Steve Cherry

Aerial Photography

Photo credit: Richard Thompson III

Aerial Photography

Photo credit: Peter Krasilnikoff

Aerial Photography

Photo credit: Patrick Lynch

Aerial Photography

Photo credit: Cameron Davidson

Aerial Photography

Photo credit: Cameron Davidson

Aerial Photography

Photo credit: Deniz Hotamisligil

Aerial Photography

Photo credit: Mike Burdon

Aerial Photography

Photo credit: Jonathan Dy

Aerial Photography

Photo credit: Patrick Lynch

Aerial Photography

Photo credit: Patrick Lynch

Aerial Photography

Photo credit: A. Carlos Herrera

Aerial Photography

Photo credit: A. Carlos Herrera

Aerial Photography

Photo credit: Peter Krasilnikoff

Aerial Photography

Photo credit: Undertow851

Aerial Photography

Photo credit: Sachin Sawhney

Aerial Photography

Photo credit: Norbert Graf

Aerial Photography

Photo credit: Simon Kirwan

Aerial Photography

Photo credit: Simon Kirwan

Aerial Photography

Photo credit: Mark Dunn

Aerial Photography

Photo credit: Mark Dunn

Aerial Photography

Photo credit: Markham Lane

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Published July 12th, 2011 by

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  • Rob, July 12, 2011

    Just noticed a good one myself:
    http://www.flickr.com/photos/28805679@N03/2701879792/sizes/l/in/photostream/

  • Thomas, July 12, 2011

    Gorgeous collection of photography.

  • Sara, July 12, 2011

    Amazing collection of photos.

  • Paul Salmon, July 12, 2011

    I always like looking at aerial photographs mostly because having a look at something from a different perspective puts the item in a different perspective.

  • Vandelay Website Design, July 12, 2011

    Thanks Rob, that’s a great one.

  • Nexstair, July 12, 2011

    Really unique collection. I like it

  • Roberta, July 12, 2011

    Thanks, these are really great. Had to look up the vineyard to see what it was. LOve the balloon.

  • Kathleen Crossley, July 13, 2011

    Thank you for sharing this lovely and unique collection of photos. : ) ” Beautiful “

  • oem, July 14, 2011

    Lovely pics…!!

  • Peter, July 14, 2011

    Fantastic aerial photos!!!

  • Dallas website design, July 19, 2011

    The first photo with the hot air balloon is stunning!

  • Andy Weiser, July 26, 2011

    Fantastic aerial photos!!!Thanks, these are really great. Had to look up the vineyard to see what it was. LOve the balloon.Really unique collection. I like it,,,,,,,,,,,,

  • kate, July 28, 2011

    Stupendous work!!!!!!!! i wonder the amount of effort that is taken just to click these snaps…..great!!!!!!!!!!

  • Patrick Kelly, January 23, 2012

    Very very nice photos. They all tell a story. My favorite would be the island with the white birds around it.