Aerial Gallery – Chicago


Every week we share 5 photos/videos with a specific topic to discover the world through a drone’s eyes. If you enjoyed any of the pictures be sure to give them a big like and follow on Instagram.

Lake View – Belmont Harbor


Evan Brightfield aka evan_brightfield is a photographer and a drone pilot from Chicago. 

Lake View, or Lakeview, is one of the 77 community areas of Chicago, Illinois, located on the city’s North Side. In 2013 Money Magazine named Lake View as number 3 of its top 10 Big-city neighborhoods for its selection of Best Places to Live.

Chicago Harbor Lighthouse

Picture by @deftony83.

The Chicago Harbor Lighthouse is an automated active lighthouse, and stands at the end of the northern breakwater protecting the Chicago Harbor, to the east of Navy Pier and the mouth of the Chicago River. The light was constructed in 1893 for the World’s Columbian Exposition and moved to its present site in 1919.

Cloud Gate (The Bean)

Picture by hank_is.

Cloud Gate is a public sculpture by Indian-born British artist Anish Kapoor, that is the centerpiece of AT&T Plaza at Millennium Park in the Loop community area of Chicago, Illinois. Constructed between 2004 and 2006, the sculpture is nicknamed The Bean because of its shape.

 Michigan Avenue Bridge


Razvan Sera aka @razdood is an aspiring aerial photographer who lives in the Chicago suburbs. A 21-year-old Romanian native, he immigrated to the United States with his family over 15 years ago. He has always had a fascination for sharing his unique perspective, and aerial photography offers him the perfect medium to do so. He uses a DJI Inspire 1 Pro. Seeing the world from above is Razvan’s passion, and his goal is to share an entirely new perspective with the world.  (

Chicago Skyline


“237 square miles of land, about 2,695,598 residents, 7,300 restaurants, 100 neighborhoods, 26 miles of lakefront, 36 annual parades, 19 miles of lakefront bicycle paths and 552 parks. And one gorgeous skyline!” – Picture and caption by Danny Ormiston aka @ormipix. He is a photographer and a drone pilot using a DJI Phantom 2. (