Gallery: 10 phenomenal eye-in-the-sky photos of the planet taken with drones

Drones have opened up a whole new world of stunning landscape photography. Check out these unique shots of South Africa, China, Iceland and more, captured by international drone photographers

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Delmas, Mpumalanga, South Africa (Eddie Oosthuizen / DJI)

Yu Li County, Xinjiang, China (Wang Han Bing / DJI)



Smiltyne, Curonian Spit, Klaipeda County, Lithuania (Karolis Janulis / DJI)


Keem Bay, Achill Island, County Mayo, Ireland (Romeo Durscher / DJI)

Los Osos, California, United States (Romeo Durscher / DJI)

Meteora, Thessaly, Greece (Elia Locardi / DJI)




Qingdao, Shandong Province, China (Cai Dicheng / DJI)

Langisjór Lake, Skaftárhreppur, Iceland (Stefan Forster / DJI)

Brisbane, Queensland, Australia (Piotr Parzybok / DJI)


Setiu, Terengganu, Malaysia (Fuad Ariff Abdul Rashid / DJI)



Above the World is a fantastic collection of aerial drone photos of the planet taken by well-known aerial photographers and non-professionals. The book, containing 147 colour and 10 black and white photographs, is published by teNeues. See for more details. 

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