Ladies and Gentlemen, that was a photo. Yup, not a painting, a photo taken Frans Lanting during his National Geographic Assignment to Africa.
It is amazing how the photo is not a painting nor was it enhanced with programs like Adobe Photoshop.
Looking like a Chinese painting, this photo is of the Huangshan Mountain in Anhui, China.
Here's the original photo, still an awesome landscape, but not chinese-painting level of awesome.
This is just one of the many aerial shots of Iceland's volcanic rivers. It looks beautiful no matter how you try and search for one that doesn't. Try it for yourself!
So here's another awesome aerial shot!
Above is the San Buenaventura complex, located in Ixtapaluca on the outskirts of Mexico City.
This is what it looks like in normal view.
This is the Chaohu Lake in Anhui province, Taiwan. Not a lake of paint, but of algae.
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