Amazing View From Above

Whether you’re looking down from an airplane or virtually soaring in the air using programs like Google Earth, the landscape looks different altogether from a vertical viewpoint. Sometimes artists take images snapped from the sky in order to give us all a different perspective of our world.

Photographer Martin Harvey travelled by airplane and hot air balloon in Namibia, Botswana and Kenya to take his eye-popping photographs of Africa from a birds-eye-view. All photos: Splash/All Over Press.