A panoply of amazing aerial photographs of the earth's surface.Photographs by Bernhard Edmaier and text by Angelika Jung-Hüttl. A panoply of amazing abstract patterns that occur naturally on the earth's surface collected into a compact handbook. Over 400 aerial photographs taken by one of the world's greatest aerial photographers. Craters, pools and islands; rivers, canyons and streams, estuaries, icebergs and salt flats; seabeds, deserts and glaciers are categorized by shape and form into clearly defined sections. A source of inspiration for those working in the creative industries and the arts as well as environmentalists and everyone who marvels at the world around them. With text explaining how, where and why the formations naturally occur.