23 Gorgeous Aerial Photographs to Use In Your Next Project

Have you ever considered using aerial photography in your designs? Beautiful photos taken from way up high convey a sense of scale that nothing Earth-bound really can.

Whether you’re trying to communicate vastness, love nature-made geometric patterns, or just want something that’s ideal as a full background image, these 23 gorgeous aerial photographs from the 500px Prime collection are perfect.

aerial_1Dawn of the Balloons by Allesio Andreani

aerial_2Garden Isle by Anthony W.S. Soo

Bales of straw wait for pick up in the setting prairie sun.How Many Bales? by Rock Whitney

aerial_4Blue Streams by Andre Ermolaev

aerial_5Field Chapel Near Flowering Rape by Klaus Leidorf

Prince Rupert Aerial Butze Rapids Sunset November by Evan Spellman

aerial_7Incoming! by David Patou

Aerial view of Sydney cityscape, Sydney, New South Wales, AustraliaAerial View of Sydney Cityscape Sydney New South Wales Australia by Gable Denims

aerial_9View From the Air Series #2 by Rob Laskin

aerial_10Aerial Light by Rodolpho Morais

aerial_11Clouds, Fog, Trees and Shadows by Colin McCann

aerial_12Seljalandsfoss by Sarah Martinet

aerial_13Sun Iluminates the Nualoalo Valley by Brandon Verdoorn

aerial_14Z by Andre Ermolaev

aerial_15Magic Morning by Pawel Uchorczak

aerial_16Earth’s Hieroglyphs by Mike Reyfman

aerial_17Flight by Sergey Alimov

Towering Sea Cliffs by Crystal Brindle

aerial_19Divine Light by Roberto Sysa Moiola

aerial_20Endless Clouds by Crystal Brindle

Mt Steacie aerial wide angleUntitled by True North Photos

A general view of the San Francisco skyline as seen from a helicopter view on Thursday, October 24, 2014. (AP Photo/Alex Menendez)San Francisco Skyline by Alex Menendez

aerial_23It is Windy on Longuijor by Andre Ermolaev