Sunlight on the Amazon River, Brazil - Astronaut photograph ISS017-E-13856 was acquired on August 19, 2008, with a Nikon D2Xs digital camera fitted with a 400 mm lens, and is provided by the ISS Crew Earth Observations experiment and the Image Science & Analysis Laboratory, Johnson Space Center.
Seen from Space. The town of Lanjarón nestled beneath the mighty white peaks of the Sierra Nevada. To the north west can be seen the city of Granada and the Sierra de Huetor. South is the Sierra de Lugar and the Alpujarras. Original from Image Science and Analysis Laboratory, NASA-Johnson Space Center. “The Gateway to Astronaut Photography of Earth.” http://eol.jsc.nasa.gov/scripts/sseop/QuickView.pl?directory=ESC=ISS012-E-11144
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Aerial View of the Icelandic Rivers - At a first glance these photos almost look like satellite imagery of a distant planet. These photos were actually taken from a light aircraft traveling at 800m (2625 ft) above the ground by Andrei Yermolayev