The fascinating aerial view of cities around the world

The aerial photographs, in addition to showing what the Earth looks like from above, prove the size of our insignificance in the face of the immensity of the universe and, at the same time, reveal how much our species has altered the terrestrial landscape. Thanks to the work of professionals who are passionate about capturing the world from above, we can experience, even for a brief moment, the privileged view that birds have. Here are some great examples made in some of the most famous destinations around:

1. Paris, France

Paris, in France

2. Hong Kong

Hong Kong

3. Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Rio de Janeiro

4. Barcelona, ​​Spain

Barcelona

5. Lisbon, in Portugal

Lisbon

6. London, England

London

7. Vancouver, Canada

Vancouver

8. Moscow, Russia

Moscow, Russia

9. Shanghai, China

Shanghai, China

10. Bruges, in Belgium

Bruges, in Belgium

11. Vatican City

Vatican CITY

12. New York, United States

New York

13. Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town

14. Male in the Maldives

Male, Maldives

15. Mexico City, Mexico

Mexico City, Mexico

16. Sydney, Australia

Sydney, in Australia