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Old Posted Jan 7, 2010, 11:03 AM
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Aerial Photos

Aerial photos of cities are great, I love 'em!!

Here are are few I've come across that I would like to share with you. Enjoy.


Hong Kong

dm4379 on flickr, larger available - http://www.flickr.com/photos/1335477...7602024742421/





Philadelphia

From this NY website - http://www.nyc-architecture.com/SPEC/GAL-BW.htm




Houston

AJ Franklin, Panoramio
- http://www.panoramio.com/photo/744692




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Old Posted Jan 7, 2010, 11:08 AM
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RamblingRed on flickr
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thelastminute on flickr
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Aerial photos kick butt.

Here's two of Austin by our own LoneStarMike on the forum.


Photo by LoneStarMike


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Some of these aren't the most traditional areas, but are some of the better ones I can find:

Detroit


gab42


Applejack25

One of the more unflattering angles of the downtown...


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Old Posted Jan 7, 2010, 7:56 PM
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Manhattan shots from Dr.DeNo




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Old Posted Jan 7, 2010, 9:28 PM
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Old Posted Jan 8, 2010, 1:01 AM
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That first shot of Detroit is great. Any one of those buildings would be a landmark in Austin, in Detroit they don't even stand out.
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That Houston photo is way outdated.
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Old Posted Jan 8, 2010, 3:52 AM
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I've taken some festive aerial shots over the years:

Toronto, 2006:






San Francisco, 2008:






Tempe, 2009:


San Diego, 2004:






New York City, 2003:








Phoenix, 2005:












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atlantic city

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Old Posted Jan 8, 2010, 10:31 AM
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Manhattan from Dan DC







Brooklyn & Manhattan from Katy Silberger

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Some aerial shots I've taken:

New York:






Seattle:
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Fantastic thread!
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I was scrolling up and when I hit this picture I was completely stumped. The Reunion Tower being hidden sure didn't help though.

Sorry Texans!

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Some shots I've taken (all from planes - I can add shots from buildings if anyone likes):

Cancun's Hotel Zone:


Chicago:






Dallas:


Detroit:


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Dope lil' aerial of Vancouver



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Old Posted Jan 11, 2010, 11:53 PM
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awesine guys!

Mayday, that one of Cleveland in the snow is stunning!
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