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Great North American Cities from Above

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North America is home to some of the world’s most powerful and influential cities. While the city wasn't invented in North America, it was definitely perfected here, and cities such as New York, Chicago, Toronto, and Mexico City have some of the world's most impressive skylines. Check out aerial views of these and other great cities of North America, such as Los Angeles, Miami, Montreal, Boston, Seattle, Guadalajara, Atlanta, and Philadelphia many more in this compilation created by AirVuz.

Los Angeles

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Life in Los Angeles

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Content creator and drone pilot 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! 

New York City

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New York City Timelapse 6K - CRAZY

Majestic

In this video, award-winning contributor Majestic takes the city dronelapse genre to a new level with a stunning aerial tour of New York City.  The video opens with a shot of the skyscrapers around Times Square on the west side of Midtown.  From there it will take you to the downtown Financial District and the adjacent World Trade Center at golden hour, back to Midtown, around the East River bridges connecting Manhattan to Brooklyn and Queens, and much more.  It's easily one of the best drone videos of the Big Apple we've seen anywhere.  

San Francisco

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By the Bay | San Francisco, CA | Aerial & Timelapse 4K

FrameworkFilms

This wonderful 4K San Francisco piece by FrameworkFilms opens with some outstanding shots of the San Francisco Oakland Bay Bridge, looking west toward the Financial District. At the 1:35 mark, there's an epic view of Coit Tower on Russian Hill looking at the same scene from the northwest.  Here you'll get very clear views of the city's three tallest buildings as of 2019 - the Salesforce Tower, Bank of America Center, and the Transamerica Pyramid. Other shots include the Golden Gate Bridge, great timelapses of downtown, and more. 

Chicago

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Art of Endurance - Chicago

Drone Media Chicago

It is all about the "Art of Endurance" in this amazing drone production. Drone Media Chicago captures the 'Windy City in all its glory from above.  The video begins with an aerial shot of the skyline from the Navy Pier area and it proceeds to overhead shots of the financial district, aerials of the bridges over the Chicago River and the tracks of the Loop, bird's eye views of Lake Shore Drive, and skyscrapers galore.  This video is nominated in the Cities category for the 2nd annual Drone Video Awards. 

Mexico City

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HYPERIA - Mexico City the Hypercity

Postandfly

Prepare to be blown away by this spectacular dronelapse of Mexico City, the largest urban center of the Western Hemisphere.  Award winning contributor Postandfly used a DJI Mavic Pro 2 to create an unforgettable timelapsed aerial view of this massive city on the plateau known as the Mexican Valley.  Originally the great Aztec 14th century city called Tenochtitlan, it went on to became the de facto capital of Spain's once-vast overseas empire and today is the financial capital of Latin America.  

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 (just south of the core downtown), followed by more aerials of South Beach at the southern end of Miami Beach.  

Atlanta

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Discover Atlanta

Marco Hernandez

Atlanta, Georgia is the largest city in the Southeastern USA.  Home to the world's busiest airport, Atlanta is the primary transportation hub for the region.  Home to some of the country's largest corporations, the city rose to international prominence when it hosted the Olympic Game in 1996.  In this video, contributor Marco Hernandez gives us a remarkable aerial tour of this southern metropolis, which as a much smaller city was famously burned to the ground during the US Civil War and was later the birthplace of Dr. Martin Luther King.

Toronto

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Toronto Aerial Timelapse-Hyperlapse 4K

Majestic

Top contributor Majestic, winner of one of the first Drone Video of the Week awards, is the master of drone timelapse photography - particularly with major cities around the world.  In this video, you'll get a marvelous dronelapse view of Toronto, Canada.  Shot at night, the video brilliantly brings to life this city on Lake Ontario, the center of a metropolis of over 7 million.  Watch it for the amazing perspective of one of the most impressive skylines amongst the North American cities.  

Boston

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Boston - Home of Champions

Blaze
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Check out this amazing aerial tour of Boston, shot on a DJI Mavic 2 Pro drone by AirVuz contributor and pilot Blaze.  The video opens with an epic shot over the Charles River towards the MIT campus in Cambridge, followed by amazing views of the Financial District and Back Bay.  Most of the video is focused on two of the best known spots in the Boston Area, a legendary sports town: Fenway Park in South Boston and Gillette Stadium in suburban Foxborough, home of the Red Sox and New England Patriots, respectively.

Houston

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Houston, Texas

Lone Star Drones

Lone Star Drones put together this nice reel of his best drone footage from Houston, Texas.  Watch it for bird's eye views of the following locations of Greater Houston:  (1) the downtown skyline; (2) Minute Maid Park; (3) the Museum of Natural History; (4) Hermann Park; (5) NRG Stadium and the Astrodome; (6) Rice University; (7) the University of Houston; (8) the NASA Johnson Space Center; (9) the Port of Houston; (10) the San Jacinto Monument; (11) the USS Texas battleship; (12) the UofH's TDECU Stadium.      

Seattle

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Cinematic in Seattle

skymotion

For a first upload to AirVuz, skymotion brings us this fantastic aerial tour of the waterfront of Seattle, Washington. The area filmed is known as the "inner harbor", and it's the historic core of the largest city in the USA's Pacific Northwest region. Chosen as a DVOW Finalist, the video features footage of the Seattle Great Wheel (a giant Ferris wheel at Pier 57), the Seattle Aquarium, the skyscrapers which lie just east of the waterfront, and the more modern port facilities which lie just to the south of the core downtown.

Dallas-Fort Worth

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An Aerial View of Dallas: A City Powered by Sports

AirVūz Official

Dallas, Texas, known as “The Big D,” is the center of the Dallas Ft. Worth Metroplex, one of the largest  metro areas in the United States. Thanks in part to recent investments in massive stadium complexes, Dallas-For Worth can lay credible claim to being the sports capital of the USA.  AirVuz produced this mini-documentary of the Dallas sports scene, which features aerial views of the impressive Dallas skyline as well as AT&T Stadium, Global Life Park, American Airlines Arena, and more.  

Montreal

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Montréal

dizifilms

Montreal is the largest city in the Canadian province of Quebec and the second largest city in Canada.  It stands in stark contrast to its larger, flashier "neighbor" Toronto, which lies about 540 km (around 320 mi.) to its southwest.  What Montreal lacks in skyscrapers though it makes up for in culture, with a unique blend of French and English heritage.  Contributor Dizfilms created this epic drone video of the great city on the St. Lawrence River, which is also known for being the second largest French-speaking city after Paris.

Detroit

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The Rebirth of Detroit: 2017

SpaceJam Studios

Contributor SpaceJam Studios created this amazing drone video showing the rebirth that is taking place in Detroit, Michigan.  Beginning with the riots of the late 60s, the city experienced a series of body blows culminating in the bankruptcies of General Motors and Chrysler in 2009.  Although its population is barely 40% of its peak, the city is experiencing a rebirth in its core downtown area, particularly in the area around its world-class sports arenas: Ford Field, Comerica Field, and Little Caesar's Arena.  

Minneapolis

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Flour Mills to Super Bowl LII: An Aerial History of Minneapolis

AirVūz Official

Minneapolis, Minnesota is one of the largest and most dynamic cities in the American Midwest.  It's also the hometown of AirVuz, which produced this brief history of the city told largely with drone footage.  The video tells the story of the city's origins as a flour milling center on the Mississippi River to its growth as a large corporate center to its most recent transformation, which has been driven in large part by the construction of  numerous world-class sports venues in and around the downtown area.

Cleveland

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Cleveland

droneloop

Cleveland, Ohio is one of the largest cities in the USA's Midwest.  It is situated on the southern shore of Lake Erie, one of the Great Lakes.  Cleveland was once known as the Buckle of the Rustbelt for its leading role in America's key manufacturing sectors.  While it is still a leading industrial center, the city has seen its waterfront transformed in recent years with new stadiums and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.  In this video, contributor Droneloop gives us a brief but epic aerial tour of this storied city.

Monterrey

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Monterrey, Mexico

thedronexperience

Monterrey is the center of the third largest metropolitan area in Mexico (after Mexico City and Guadalajara), and its largest city in the northern part of the country.  It lies in the state of Nuevo Leon, of which it is the administrative capital.  Like most of the cities in the "inverted triangle" of Central Mexico, it is in a mountain valley, in this case of the Sierra Madre Mountains.  Contributor Droneexperience, one of the top drone piloting companies in Mexico, created this amazing aerial tour of their hometown.  

Vancouver

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Vancouver Sunrise

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Prepare to be blown away by this sunrise aerial view of Vancouver, Canada, compliments of AirVuz contributor and pilot bunlee.  The largest city in the western province of British Columbia, Vancouver is the center of Canada's third-largest metropolitan area after Toronto and Montreal.  Frequently ranked amongst the world's half-dozen most desirable places to live, it's the most densely populated city in North America.  The video features footage of the city's downtown, the Burrard Inlet, the Fraser River, and more.

Pittsburgh

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Arise Pittsburgh

Perspectrum

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania is the largest city within the Appalachian region of the USA.  Built on the site of Fort Pitt, the city sits at the point where the Allegheny River joins the Monangahela to form the Ohio.  Pittsburgh rose to prominence as the center of the US steel industry, once the country's biggest economic engine.  Perspectrum used a DJI Inspire 2 drone to create this impressive aerial video of the city's skyscrapers, which include the headquarters of US Steel - at one point the world's largest corporation.

Denver

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The Morning Grind in Denver

armandom

Contributor Armandom created this beautiful drone video of Denver, Colorado on a typically bright and sunny morning.  Nicknamed the Mile High City because of its altitude, Denver now has a metropolitan population of around 3 million, making it (by a considerable margin) the largest city in the entire Rocky Mountain region.  It is situated near the base of the range in northeastern Colorado, where the Great Plains transition to the alpine environment of America's largest mountain range.  

Philadelphia

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Philly Phlight: January, 2018

ChrisDantonio

Contributor ChrisDantonio used a Phantom 4 Pro Obsidian to create this epic drone video of Philadelphia's skyline. Once limited by the height of its City Hall, the city now has one of the country's most impressive skylines. At the :20 mark, you'll see the city's five tallest buildings, from left to right: Comcast Technology Center, Comcast Center, the BNY Mellon Building, One Libert Place, and Two Liberty Place.  All have been built since 1987, when the informal height restriction was lifted.

Guadalajara

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Tilt Shift Guadalajara Surroundings

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Check out this amazing "tilt shift" drone video of the great Mexican city of Guadalajara.  Capital of the state of Jalisco in Central Mexico, Guadalajara is Mexico's second largest city after Mexico City and one of its greatest cultural centers.  It's the center of a metropolitan area of over 5 million, also the country's second largest.  The city was founded by the Spanish conquistadore Cristóbal de Oñate in 1532 but moved several times before coming to its current location about a decade later.  

Portland

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BRIDGE CITY - PORTLAND, OREGON BY DRONE IN 4K

Drone One Media

It would be hard to overstate the importance of the Williamette River to the city of Portland, Oregon.  The second-largest city of the Pacific Northwest derives its nickname from the many bridges which span the waterway, a major tributary to the Columbia River. In this video by  Drone One Media, you'll get bird's eye view of some of the spans of Bridge City, including the Fremont Bridge (the world's second-longest tiered-arch bridge), the Steel Bridge (a lift bridge), the Broadway Bridge, and more.   

Tampa

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Dusk in Tampa

TampaRandy

Tampa is the largest city on the west coast of Florida.  It sits on Tampa Bay, which opens up into the Gulf of Mexico.  The metropolitan area, the second largest in Florida after Miami, is often called Tampa-St. Petersburg-Clearwater in reference to the two smaller cities which lie on the other side of the bay.  The area is home to over three million Floridians.  Top contributor Tampa Randy flew a drone over the lovely Southeastern city at dusk to create this amazing aerial video.  

Baltimore

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Fog Over Baltimore

Eyes in the Sky

The Inner Harbor of Baltimore, Maryland was once one of the busiest shipping ports in the United States.  As shipping technology progressed, the port's shallow waters could not accommodate the larger ships, and the port was relocated to deeper waters further east.  Eventually the Inner Harbor area was redeveloped into an entertainment/mixed use district.  Airuz contributor and pilot Eyes in the Sky used DJI Phantom 4 drone to create this aerial view of the Inner Harbour area, with downtown Baltimore in the background.  

New Orleans

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Beautiful Day In New Orleans

Bumble Bee Productions

Here's a brilliant 4k aerial view of New Orleans, Louisiana, compliments of contributor and drone pilot Bumble Bee Productions.  It opens with a shot overlooking the World War II Museum, the USA's most well-known museum devoted to the great conflict.  From there it's over to the Crescent City Connection, the most prominent bridge over the Lower Mississippi.  From there you'll head over to the downtown area before ending up in the French Quarter, the historic and aesthetic heart of the Big Easy.

Charlotte

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Charlotte - The Queen City

Bruce_Johnson4th

Contributor Bruce_Johnson4th created this impressive aerial video of Charlotte, the largest city in the Southeastern USA state of North Carolina.  Charlotte's impressive skyline is testament to its status as a major city for the banking industry in the US, on a par with New York City.  It's skyline is dominated by the 60 story Bank of America Corporate Center, headquarters for the country's second largest bank, which stands 265 meters (about 870 ft.) tall.  It's one of the tallest skyscrapers in the Southeast.  

Salt Lake City

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Salt Lake City 4K Drone Shots

Andras
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Salt Lake City is the second-largest city in the USA's Rocky Mountain region, after Denver.  In this excellent drone video, you can take an aerial tour of the city, which is the home to the headquarters of the Church of Latter Day Saints aka the Mormon Church.  The "stars" of the video are the city's two best-known landmarks.  The first is the Utah state capitol building, which is listed in the National Register of Historic Places.  The second is the Salt Lake Temple, the most important within the Mormon Church.  It was consecrated in 1893.      

Milwaukee

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Epic Milwaukee Drone Video

SHAREmedia

The city of Milwaukee, Wisconsin sits on the western shores of Lake Michigan in America's Midwest, roughly 150 km (90 mi) north of the larger city of Chicago.  The largest city in the Badger State, Milwaukee has a proud industrial heritage, and continues to be a key manufacturing center in the United States.  Similar to what has occurred in other Great Lakes cities, Milwaukee's downtown and waterfront has been transformed in recent years, as you will see from this awesome drone video from contributor ShareMedia.

San Antonio

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Downtown San Antonio [4K]

ItsEsaias

For a first upbload to AirVuz, rand new contributor ItsEsaias brings us this excellent drone video of San Antonio, Texas.  San Antonio is the second-largest city of the Lone Star State and the center of its third-largest metropolitan area, after Dallas-Fort Worth and Greater Houston.  A major convention center, it's the oldest city in Texas and in many respects its cultural capital.  The video features footage of the 229 meter (750 ft.) Tower of the Americas, the Marriott Riverside (the city's tallest building), and more.  

Charleston

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Beautiful Charleston SC

every day drone guy

Check out this magnificent drone video of Charleston, South Carolina, compliments of every day drone guy.  The video opens with a great shot of the Arthur Ravenel Jr. Bridge, a cable-stayed span over the Cooper River.  Then it's on to the USS Yorktown, the retired US Navy aircraft carrier which is moored at the Patriot's Point Naval & Maritime Museum at the mouth of the Cooper.  Much of the rest of the video features shots from around the city itself, which lies between the Cooper and Ashley Rivers.  

Nashville

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Nashvegas

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Nashville is a city on the Cumberland River in the state of Tennessee, in the southeastern United States.  Nashville is the largest city in the Volunteer State, and for years has been one of the fastest growing metropolitan areas in the country.  In this impressive video, contributor BBloss flies a drone over Nashville and creates a beautiful aerial portrait of this city, whose Grand Ole Opry venue is known as the worldwide center of the multibillion dollar country music industry.    

Dronelapses: New York and Boston

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Timelapse Ultra - Above New York & Boston 6K

Majestic

Award-winning contributor Majestic has mastered the art of the urban dronelapse, having created marvelous sequences of some of the world's most photogenic cities.  In this piece, you'll be treated to brilliant dronelapse sequences from two of the USA's beautiful cities: Boston and New York.  Using a combination of fixed and drone-mounted cameras, the video flows between scenes of the two great cities, one the de facto capital of the New England and the other America's largest city and financial center.  

Droning America: St. Louis

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Droning America: St. Louis, MO

Droning America

On this episode of Droning America host Angie Avestruz and the team head to St. Louis, Missouri to meet up with journalist Kim Hudson of FOX 2 News. They take an aerial tour of this great Midwestern city at the confluence of the Mississippi and Missouri Rivers.   Angie and Kim use drones to provide some bird's eye views of the city's most notable sights, including its famous zoo, the Gateway Arch, the Anheuser-Busch Brewery, and Busch Stadium, home of fabled St. Louis Cardinals baseball team.  

Droning America: Phoenix

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Droning America: Phoenix, AZ

Droning America

In this episode of Droning America, host Angie Avestruz heads to sunny Phoenix, Arizona.  She meets up there with award-winning drone pilot Jay Worsley, who hails from the great city in the American Southwest.  Together they explore the greater Phoenix area and the surrounding desert, capturing the highlights with Jay's DJI Phantom 4 drone.  Highlights include shots of Camelback Mountain just outside the city center, some of the area's famous golf courses, and some great shots of downtown Phoenix.

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