22 Stunning Aerial Photos That Reveal A Beauty From Above

Photographing from 5,000 feet, Alex Maclean’s pictures show the complexities and hidden patterns of modern life across America and Europe. Maclean’s photos will be exhibited at a London gallery in March 2014.

1. The Jolly Roger, Ocean City Amusement Park, Ocean City, Maryland, USA, 2011.

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2. Guillotined B-52 bombers at the ‘bone yard’, Tuscon, Arizona, USA, 1994.

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3. Bathers in wave pool, Orlando, Florida, USA, 1999.

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4. Dinghies clustered around dock, Duxbury, Massachusetts, USA, 1993.

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5. Marias River Drainage and Pivot Irrigator, Loma Area, Montana, USA.

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6. B-52, ‘Bone Yard’, Tuscon, Arizona, USA.

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7. Tracks of tomatoes in field, North Central Ohio, USA, 1990.

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8. Floating daisy docks, Chicago, Illinois, USA, 1990.

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9. Flower fields, Lompoc, California, USA, 2013.

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10. Bay Channel, Fremont, California, USA, 1984.

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11. Shipping Containers, Portsmouth, Virginia, USA, 2011.

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12. Brightly painted houses, Burano, Italy, 2010.

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13. Marked Territory, Viareggio, Italy, 2010.

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14. Desert housing block, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, 2009.

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15. Golf Oasis in Desert Hills, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, 2009.

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16. Umbrella territory, Camaiore, Tuscany, Italy, 2010.

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17. Over Ramps, Albuquerque, New Mexicao, USA, 2008.

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18. Community pool without community, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, 2009.

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19. Staking out territory, Livorno, Italy, 2007.

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20. Poolside tanning, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, 2012.

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21. Housing development II, Beaverton, Oregon, USA, 2005.

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22. Phelps Dpdge large open pit mine and tailings III, Bagdad, Arizona, 2005.

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Maclean’s photos are to be exhibited for the first time in London from 3rd March 2014 at the Beetles + Huxley gallery.

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