High-altitude photography is becoming more popular these days. Photographers take pictures from quadrocopters, helicopters, satellites, and even paragliders to get the most unusual and stunning shots. This new angle of things helps us look at our world in a different way and inspires us to make more discoveries every day.
Enlighten collected 15 photos which show how incredibly beautiful our planet looks from up above.
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Wow, I can’t believe how wide it is!
”We’ve been walking for two hours. Will it become any deeper?”
Washington, United States
Hayden Lake is beautiful from any angle.
There are no doors! This makes me scared just looking at them.
Our planet loves us. Let’s love it back.
I feel sorry for the people who have to vacuum all these carpets…
Bali Barat National Park, Indonesia
This wingspan is really impressive.
That’s what the “urban star sky” looks like.
Salt extraction from clay turns the Sahara plains into colorful pictures.
Lake Natron, Tanzania
Fifty shades of red.
I’m going to review traffic rules right now.
Amboseli National Park, Kenya
The green part is a lake. The water could be neck-high for a human.
Wadi Mitan Desert in Oman
It looks like a huge shadow theater. A scary one.
Hwacha, Republic of Korea
Every November, lots of people come to the Ice Fish Festival in Korea.
The Solomon Sea
Woah, I’m feeling dizzy!
The Tsavo National Park, Kenya
This is the tree of life and its incredible power.
I can see who is slacking off.
Loot at this chili field and the brave farmer in these hot spices!
The Hookah Festival suspends city life for a few hours.
Zou Zheng, China
Now I know where to hide to never be found!