Yann Arthus-Bertrand: Photography With A Bird’s Eye View

Yann Arthus-Bertrand is a French photographer and environmentalist who has a tendency toward stunning bird’s eye view photography. Revealing Earth from above, Yann Arthus-Bertrand reveals wonderful symmetry and color. The scenes captured by his camera are fresh because of their unusual angles.

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Yann Arthus-Bertrand chooses his subjects well, and even his plainest landscape photos are shockingly interesting and colorful. Man-made terrain full of blooming flowers and crops cut into sections create a wonderful template for Yann’s camera.

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In addition to being a photographer and journalist, Yann Arthus-Bertrand is an environmentalist. He reveals his love of nature through the glimpses he catches in his work. The Tail fin of a majestic whale is the subject of one photograph, while animal masses and interesting terrain also seem to catch his eye.

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Some of Yann Arthus-Bertrand most breathtaking shots are of man-made structures, intricate and beautiful in their symmetry. The cookie cutter buildings featured in many photos are a bit depressing when compared to the sprawling vistas displayed in some of his shots.

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Gorgeous colors and awe inspiring natural views are Yann Arthus-Bertrand forte, as illustrated with these examples. The detail of Yann Arthus-Bertrand’s photography is clear to the last detail.

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Odd and interesting material make Yann’s work endlessly varied and interesting. A skilled photographer with a true eye for natural beauty, Yann Arthus-Bertrand is truly an artist.