Satellite Photography

I found this satellite imagery whilst browsing online. Whilst they are not something that I can yet try and recreate (due to not owning a plane or knowing anyone that does), the images are inspiring and have a real abstract and art like quality to them. In my opinion this is a great way to photograph the landscape and enables us to view the world from a new vantage point. I find these images to be a real work of art.


Satellite imagery courtesy of Digital Globe, Overviews captured on Apple Maps


Fishing Nets. Quanzhou, China.


Durrat Al Bahrain, Bahrain


Lebrija 1 Solar Power Plant, Sevilla, Spain

More of these types of images can be viewed on the websites listed under the references.


Daily Overview, (2014). LOOK DOWN. [online] Available at: [Accessed 30 Apr. 2014]., (2014). High Resolution Satellite Images & Photos | DigitalGlobe. [online] Available at:! [Accessed 30 Apr. 2014].

The Creators Project, (2014). Satellite Photography Site Offers A Daily View Of Life From Above | The Creators Project. [online] Available at: [Accessed 30 Apr. 2014].

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