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Welcome to BestViewedFromAbove.co.uk a website displaying images and video from various platforms in and around the Aberdeen area.

 

As the site develops we will be posting help and tips for all you new people out there as well as very soon offering Aerial Photography services on completion of my certification course.

New Pictures - Seal Coves Shooting Ground

Sunday 8th April 2018

 

Aerial pictures of the Seals Cove Shooting Ground which is sited just 5 miles south of Aberdeen. It offers a fantastic days shooting within the stunning grounds that help create a great atmosphere.

 

Further more with wireless controlled traps which using a key pad given to you when you arrive counts how many clays you have fired making it easier for paying at the end of your days shoot.

 

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New Pictures - Port of Dundee, Dundee Harbour, Scotland

Wednesday 7th March 2018

Aerial pictures of the Port of Dundee or Dundee Harbour which is going through a large investment and upgrade for oil and gas decommissioning.

 

Already taking in rigs for overhauls and recertification this port is a direct competitor to that in Invergordon and should fully complete by the end of 2018

 

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New Video - Kinlochleven, Scotland, Hydro-Electric Pipes

Sunday 25th February 2018 (Originally Filmed 2015)

New video thrown together using footage from 2015 where I didn't have a computer fast enough to edit or the time. This new one is of the Hydro-Electric Pipes sited on the West Coast of Scotland in a place called Kinlochleven. Click Here to View

New Pictures - Camelot Abandoned Theme Park, England

Saturday 17th February 2018

 

Aerial pictures of the Camelot Theme Park which is an abandoned theme park located in Lancashire, England just off the M6 motorway.

 

Closed in 2012 after a very difficult year due to a few big events which saw numbers drop below what was ecconomically viable it has layed untouch since. A few rides have been sold on.

 

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New Pictures - Glasgow, Some of the Sights

Sunday 11th February 2018

A few aerial pictures of some of the key thing to see in Glasgow. Didn't get to do all that I planned to due to the weather and other commitments whilst there but worth a share and when back hopefully the weathers better.

 

Finnieston Crane/Stobcross Crane
SECC
SSE Hydro

 

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New Video - Nigg Bay Harbour Development (Aberdeen South Harbour)

Tuesday 6th February 2018

Brand New! Aerial video of the ongoing Nigg Bay Harbour Construction to bring further capabilites to the local area. Click Here to View

New Pictures - Balmedie Quarry, Belhelvie, Aberdeenshire

Monday 1st January 2018

Aerial Pictures of Balmedie Quarry which opened in 1919 just outside the village of Belhelvie in Aberdeenshire which is 7 miles to the North of the city of Aberdeen. Covering an area of betweenn 6.41-6.58 hectares it produces a large volume and range of Bituminous mixtures characterised as Asphalt concrete and Hot rolled asphalts. Some of which were used in the road between Ellon and the Bridge of Don.

 

Aberdeenshire Council have owned this since 1932.

 

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New Pictures - Slains Castle, Scotland

Monday 4th December 2017

 

Aerial Pictures if Slains Castle sited to the north of the town of Cruden Bay. It was originally build around 1597 by Earl of Erroll where its had a few upgrades and extensions before going to ruin to its current state.

 

Its thought to also been features in the book Dragula

 

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New Pictures - Neptunes Staircase, Scotland

Thursday 31st August 2017

Aerial Pictures of the Neptune Staircase near Fort William is part of the Caledonian Canal on the west coast of Scotland.

 

Its Britain's longest staircase using Locks to lift the boats 20 meters through the eight seperate gates.

 

Built by Thomas Telford between 1803 and 1822.

 

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