For aerial photographer Yann Arthus-Bertrand, however, it's just part of his five-year airborne odyssey documenting through his lens the world as we rarely see it. So, if you need a reminder to make you appreciate Earth more, here are some of Yann Arthus-Bertrand's amazing works.
Amazon River, Brazil
Bazaar of Istanbul, Turkey
Boats stranded on the dry Aral Sea, Kazakhstan
Coal mine, South Africa
Easter Island, Chile
Elephants on the Savannah, Botswana
Epicenter of the Atomic Bomb on Hiroshima, Japan
Fraser Island Dune, Australia
Freeways in Los Angeles, USA
Hashima Island, Japan
Louver and Ile De La Cite in Paris, France
Machu Picchu, Peru
Military Cemetery, Verdun, France
Pigeon Houses Mit Gahmr Delta, Egypt
Ruins of the Medieval City of Shali, Egypt
Solar Plant in Andalusia, Spain
The Changping District in Beijing, China
Walled City of Dubrovnik, Croatia
Photographer Yann Arthus-Bertrand
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