The Geometry of Farming - The tracks of a farm sprinkler feature in this geometric abstract aerial image in the Midwest of WA’
Incidental Art - Although mans mark may sometimes seem constructive and beautiful, the truth unfortunately seems to be becoming more and more the opposite.
Black on White - The steep mountains, high plains and harsh light of Northern Wyoming create dramatic shadows, with the horses adding contrast against the white snow.
Euphoria - from the series of the same name. This image was taken over the central highlands of Iceland. The mountain pictured is named Graenhihryggur - The Green Backbone.
Chris de Blank
S Curve - Aerial from helicopter over the sand dunes of the Sossusvlei region, Namibia
Southern Live Oak Tree and Birds - This tree, living on Avery Island in Louisiana, is a magnificent Southern Live Oak Tree. Draped in Spanish Moss, the tree exudes an elegance and wisdom of having witnessed many many years.
Maroondah Reservoir - Aerial shot of Maroondah Dam. I really liked the contrast between the lush foliage and the mirror like surface of the water. The Maroondah Dam is a rock foundation concrete gravity dam with an uncontrolled rock chute spillway across the Watts River, located in the Central region of Victoria. Its principal purpose is to supply potable water for greater Melbourne.
Dystopia - Aerial image showing the devastation left from the logging industry in North West Tasmania
Blue Ice - Rays of sunlight dancing upon the sea floor and being reflected up on the surface. Captured in the crystal clear water at Hyams Beach in Jervis Bay.
The Reflection - Clicked at an early morning in Dubai from a tall building, the sight was breathtaking to see the sky scrapers and the roads below, and the reflection of it on the facade of the building i was standing, i stretched my hand out window to get this frame, this frame will always remain as a treasure for me.
Mangrove on Mars - This tiny Mangrove looks to have sprouted on Mars. It lies on the mudflats of Roebuck Bay in Broome, amongst hundreds of Mud-crab holes right near the red Pindan coloured beach. Captured at low tide exposed the crab holes and silty white mud.
Fitzroy River Delta - Aerial of the Fitzroy River Delta with the Port Alma saltworks, Queensland, Australia.
Camel Rock - Camel Rock is located in the small coastal town of Bermagui, New South Wales.
Gathering - The windswept sands of Geraldton, Western Australia gather at the shoreline.
The Old Ways - On our first day cruising around Bali on our scooter, I had noticed this odd looking geometric structure floating in the middle of a large lake and knew that it would look unique from the air. I had never seen anything quite like it and decided to venture back here with the drone during sunset to give the shot some depth. The structure turned out to be used for fishing in the lake by locals.
Through the pines, Laurel Hill - A very eerie image here on a very cold misty winters morning. I thought a low image looking up would be interesting perspective.
Mountains Meets Then Sea - An 'over under' image of a Double Headed Wrasse swimming in the pristine coral gardens in the lagoon below Mount Gower and Mount Lidgbird on Lord Howe Island. An over under is a style of underwater photography where you can see above and below the water, captured in a single exposure. Strobes are used to balance the exposure of the sky with the foreground and illuminate below the waters surface.
New Earth - "as of another cosmic realm, rising from the deeper blue, an ancient land reminding us of a time before time, . . . a new Earth is born"
The Centerpoint of Sydney - The pinnacle of activity drawing all to centre of all activity.
Hello Sunshine, New Zealand - Autumn or Winter ?!! One of those beautiful rare seasons where the autumn colours are sprinkled with snow. The Wanaka Tree never disappoints :)
Canberra: View From the Red Hill - This image is an infrared panorama taken in the Red Hill Nature Reserve in Canberra.
Tasmania - During my road trip around Tasmania what I often noticed was the stark contrast that the landscape provided. I came upon this scene after hours of driving through pristine forest. While I understand that Tasmania has a long history relating to the timber industry, I didn't make this landscape any less jarring.
Galong, NSW - Canola fields September. This afternoon I had stormy clouds for around 30mins before sunset. There was a brief moment where the sun had come out beneath the clouds just before it disappeared over the horizon.
Bridge of Sighs - One of the most incredible experiences I have ever seen. Waking to find Venice, Italy covered in a thick layer of fog. The streets were empty, the light was soft and moody and the depth created by the tones was simply jaw dropping.
Modert Art, Mount Cook, New Zealand - My first every heli photography and my jaw dropped upon seeing this glacier lake weaving its way through the mountains. It took a few seconds before I collected my wits and starting taking pictures :)