Aerial photography from … a kite

He is professor of architecture at UC Berkeley and shows a technique of using kites. But his passion is to capture stunning aerial photos. For more pictures go to Chris Benton’s page.

If you ask Cris Benton to go fly a kite, he will return with breathtaking photographs taken from impossible vantage points. Now a professor of architecture at UC Berkeley, Chris is a leader in the aerial kite photography community, constantly developing new ways to rig remotely controlled cameras to customized kites for stunning results.