London
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The Best of London from the Sky

New Entertainment Pictures

Take an aerial tour of London with this magnificent drone video by top contributor New Entertainment Pictures.  The video opens with a couple of epic shots over the River Thames, including an amazing view of the Tower of London and the Tower Bridge.  From there, you'll get a bird's eye view of Westminster Abbey and the nearby Parliament building.  Then it's on to Nelson's Column in Trafalgar Square, Buckingham Palace, the London "Eye", the Millennium Dome, and more! 

New York City
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New York Drone Video - DJI Mavic Pro - 4k

PROEPICS (Jannis & Carlota)

Take a spin over the Big Apple with this remarkable drone video from contributor Jannis and Carlotta.  The video features beautiful aerial aerial footage of Lower Manhattan including shots of Freedom Tower, flyovers and flyunders of the Brooklyn Bridge, a shot over the Manhattan Bridge, a beautiful shot looking north towards the Empire State Building, and more epic shots of the Financial District waterfront.  It also includes ground footage of Times Square which is skillfully edited into the mix.

Hong Kong
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Hong Kong - Reach the Sky

haussmannvisuals

Measured by the number of tall buildings, Hong Kong has the largest skyline in the world.  The city's skyscrapers are spread throughout the city - on Hong Kong Island, the Kowloon Peninsula, and along much of the shoreline of Victoria Harbor.  In this marvelous drone video by contributor Haussmanvisuals, you'll get a great aerial tour of the most vertical parts of the 430 square miles of the city.   This video was picked as a Finalist in the Cities category for the 2nd annual Drone Video Awards.

Paris
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Inspire 1 Drone Video of Paris

titipuerh

Paris, the city of love, is so rich in culture and world-famous attractions that we can see why it’s one of the world's most visited destinations. Contributor titipuerh has been flying his DJI Inspire 1 drone in and around Paris for a few years. He put together this amazing compilation video of his flights around the French capital. You will be treated to bird's eye views of the Eiffel Tower, the Seine River, Notre Dame, the bridges of the Seine, the modern La Défense District, and more!

Shanghai
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Shanghai: 24 Hours

panvelvet

Top contributor Panvelvet used the Chinese city of Shanghai as the backdrop for this epic drone film, shot over a period of 24 hours.  Filmed in a fully controlled environment, the video shows an actor standing atop several of the more prominent towers in this megalopolis, which as of the end of 2018 had over 150 buildings of at least 150 meters (about 480 ft.) in height, fourth amongst the world's cities.  This video was a 2nd Annual Drone Video Awards Winner in the Originality category.

Dubai
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Dubai | Welcome to My World

Moadh_Bukhash

Contributor Moadh_Bukhash used a DJI Phantom drone to create this beautiful 60 second aerial tour of his home city Dubai.  This city in the United Arab Emirates is one of only nine cities in the top two categories of Alpha Cities designated by Globalization and World Cities Research Network.  You'll get some epic top-down views of the downtown streets, as well as some amazing views of the Burj Khalifa tower, the world's tallest building, which is nearly 30% taller than its closest competitor.

Kuala Lampur
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Kuala Lumpur City, Malaysia

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In this stunning video, contributor Kakikujalanjalan takes us on an aerial tour of Kuala Lumpur, the capital city of Malaysia.  This metropolis lies on the western side of the Malay Peninsula, across the Strait of Malacca from the Indonesian island Sumatra.  The amazing drone footage captures the twin Petronas Towers as well as the other massive skyscrapers which dominate the skyline of this Southeast Asian metropolis, one of the world's fastest growing cities.  

Los Angeles
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Life in Los Angeles

tdheyen

Contributor Tdheyen created this amazing aerial portrait of his native Los Angeles.  With footage of the city's skyscrapers and surrounding freeway system, so vital to the lifeblood of this city with historically limited public transportation, the video shows the Southern California metropolis at its very finest.  The video ends with an epic shot of Dodger Stadium in Chavez Ravine, with the skyline behind it.  Enjoy the aerial views of La La Land in this amazing production! 

Moscow
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Moscow Aerial 5K Timelab.pro

Timelab.pro

This 2017 AirVūz Video of the Year by contributor Timelab.pro showcases the gilded charm of Moscow, the great capital city of Russia. Shot with a Zenmuse X7 camera on a DJI Inspire 2 drone, the video captures the 'onion domes' of the Orthodox churches, the magnificent statues and monuments which dot the city, the iconic University of Moscow tower, and marvelous aerial shots of the Moskva River. It is one of the most viewed and commented-upon videos on AirVuz.

Chicago
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Chicago Hyperlapse 4K - Mavic 2 Pro

Majestic

This epic video by Majestic shows two things: (1) the skyline of Chicago is tough to beat and (2) the new DJI Mavic Pro 2 drone is one amazing aerial video platform, with video quality that holds up well against much more expensive models.  Majestic uses some of the built in hyperlapse functionality of the Mavic 2 to produce some of the best 4k footage of the Chicago skyline anywhere.  The video includes spectacular footage of  the city's skyscrapers, the Lake Michigan waterfront, and more.

Bangkok
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Bangkok from above

Worldpitou

Bangkok is Thailand's largest city and its capital.  It lies in the south of the main (non-peninsular) part of the country, at the head of the Gulf of Thailand.  The skyline of the city has followed its population boom and it now is one of the more impressive skylines in the world.  In this video, contributor Worldpitou takes us on a tour of this budding world city with a metropolitan population of over 15 million; the aerial views of the city's skyscrapers are amazing. 

Guangzhou
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58 Seconds of Guangzhou, China

haussmannvisuals

Top contributor Haussmannvisuals created this memorable 60 second aerial tour of Guangzhou in southern China.  It's the capital of the province of the same name, the largest in the country by population and in many respects its economic dynamo.  It's also home to some of the world's tallest buildings.  In the video you'll see some epic footage of the 111 floor, 530 meter (about 1.7k ft.) CTC Financial Center (#6 in the world at year-end 2018), the Guangzhou IFC (439 meter, 1.45k ft.), and more.

Singapore
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Singapore

Fabio Knoll

Fabio Knoll's masterpiece "Singapore" was nominated for the 2017 AirVuz Drone Video of the Year Awards in the Cities category.  This impressive video includes beautiful aerial views of the visually spectacular Gardens by the Bay, as well as the equally impressive Marina Bay Sands, both used as filming locations for the 2018 popular movie "Crazy Rich Asians."  The glow of these landmarks, mixed in among the imposing skyline is showcased here in this striking night footage.

Sydney
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Sydney Harbour, Australia

EdDrone

Contributor EdDrone used a DJI Mavic Air to treat us to this epic aerial view of Sydney Harbor.  Australia's largest city and capital of the New South Wales state, Sydney is blessed with one of the world's finest natural harbors, comparable to Hong Kong's.  Watch the video to get a sense of how closely the city's most recognized landmarks - the downtown, the famous Opera House, and the equally famous Harbor Bridge - are tied to its great harbor, the second busiest in Australia after Melbourne.

Miami
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Miami 4K - All The Stars

Majestic

In this amazing drone video, award winning contributor  Majestic makes a compelling visual case for Miami having the USA's most impressive skyline.  Shot with a DJI Mavic 2 Pro, the video opens with a stunning shot from over Miami Beach, looking west at the downtown Miami skyline over the Bay of Biscayne.  From there it transitions to some incredible shots of the Brickell Avenue skyscrapers, followed by more aerials of South Beach at the southern end of Miami Beach.  

Toronto
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Toronto: 5:00 PM

Sukoon2Fly

For a <1 minute tour of the ultramodern Toronto skyline, it's hard to beat this drone video by Sukoon2Fly.  This city on Lake Ontario has one of the most impressive skylines in North America.  Part of the reason is the concentrated nature of the Canadian financial industry: the so-called Big 5 banks are all based in Toronto, and their headquarters towers dominate the city's skyline.  The tallest of these is the nearly 300 meter (978 ft.) First Canadian Place, headquarters of the Bank of Montreal.   

Seoul
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Drone in Seoul - Banpo Hangang Park

RoamwithJohn

Banpo Hangang Park is siuated on the Han River in Seoul, the great metropolis which is both the capital of and the and largest city in South Korea.  AirVuz contributor Roam with John created an amazing video by flying his drone over this park during the day and also at night.  You'll get a splendid view of the park as well as the gleaming skyline of Seoul.  Having been thrust on the world stage as host of the 1988 Summer Olympics, Seoul is now the center of one of the world's largest metropolitan areas.    

Jakarta
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Jakarta from Above

mavicgrapher

Contributor Mavicgrapher used a DJI Mavic Pro drone to create this amazing aerial video of downtown Jakarta, Indonesia.  Like many cities in Southeast Asia, the Indonesian capital city has seen a boom in skyscraper construction in recent decades.  As of 2018, there were nearly three dozen buildings in the city of over 200 meters (about 650 ft.) in height, almost all of which are less than ten years old.  In this video, you will see this skyline up close, both during the day and at night.

Frankfurt
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Ein Tag in Frankfurt am Main

haussmannvisuals

Contributor Haussmannvisuals put together this magnificent compilation of aerial footage of Frankfurt in western Germany.  The city was settled in Roman times, and became one of the most important free cities in the Holy Roman Empire.  Absorbed into Germany in the 1860's, it ceded financial leadership to Berlin, but regained it following Germany's reunification.  The video features impressive aerial footage of the central business district on the Main River as well as the upstream ECB headquarters.

Istanbul
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İstanbul Edit

cemsaner

From the close up shots of the Hagia Sophia Mosque, to wide angle views of the Bosphorus (complete with Leander's Tower, countless cargo ships marching back and forth, and the modern engineering of one of the world's most important bridges) drone videographer Cemsaner shares the most important sights of the transcontinental city of Istanbul.  He put his DJI Mavic 2 to the skies to take us all on a compelling tour of this unique and culturally significant capital.

Skyline Compilation Video
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Best Skylines of the World 🏙

AirVūz Social

Skylines become iconic visuals that define a city. The team at AirVūz compiled the best views of the most recognizable skylines around the world into one reel. See Hong Kong, New York, Shanghai, Paris, Singapore, Dubai and more from a drones perspective. Watching this video will have you planning your next big city getaway.  

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