20 incredible images captured by a drone

Aerial drone videos are stunning: they show you a perspective on the world you never could have seen otherwise.

We’ve collected and sourced some of our favourite images from a compilation of the most incredible drone videos taken this year.

The videos come from places like Niagara Falls, Hawaii, and Kenya. There’s even drone footage taken in an exploding volcano.

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Just 2 Guys Creative filmed scenes from Thailand's full-moon party with a DJI Phantom 2 Vision+.

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Kai Jonny Thue Venøy used a DJ Phantom 2 drone to film this amazing footage in Norway.

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'I am fascinated by what waves and surge against rocks look like from the aerial perspective,' drone enthusiast Eric Cheng says of his footage.

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Crane Aerials, the user who filmed these waves, says, 'Aerial cinematography is changing the way we capture and view surf movies.'

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The Norwegian film production company Antimedia posted a bunch of its drone videos from the past year, including some footage of snowboarders.

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Marko Vrdoljak's 'Floating Memories' shows stunning drone footage of islands.

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All of his footage is shot in Croatia's Brijuni National Park.

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The hospitality company Relais & Châteaux Africa used drone footage to show the natural beauty of places like South Africa, Botswana, and Gambia.

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The company's footage shows natural wonders.

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Including waterfalls ...

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... and animal stampedes.

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Patrick Avery travelled through Kenya with his drone last year. 'The different perspective that a drone gives you is incredible,' he says. 'It gives you a whole new appreciation for the beautiful place that is Kenya.'

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Ryan De Seixas shot and edited this drone tour of Kailua, Hawaii.

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The island looks gorgeous.

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Lake Tahoe looks beautiful in this drone tour, shot by a DJI Inspire drone.

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Look at Hong Kong's tallest buildings from a new angle in this drone footage.

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Alex Chacón, famous for his drone selfies, took his talents to Veracruz, Mexico, to explore the wildlife there.

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Jayson Hanes recorded this stunning footage of Tampa's tallest buildings above the fog.

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Filming with a drone above Niagara Falls means you get great waterfall shots.

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Shaun O'Callaghan filmed an incredible video of a volcanic explosion in Vanuatu. Surprisingly, no drones were harmed in the making of this video.

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