Above agriculture - a summer in the skies

Jason Hawkes has been taking aerial photographs from the skies above the UK for more than 20 years. Perched in the open door of a helicopter, hundreds of metres above the ground, his vantage point offers a colourful and striking view of the land below.

Here - with his latest set of images - he explains how he spent the summer of 2013 criss-crossing Britain, snapping the natural and manmade patterns and shapes that dominate our rural landscape.

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All photographs subject to copyright. Aerial images courtesy Jason Hawkes.

Music by the Steve Miller Band, Paul Weller and KPM Music.

Slideshow production by Paul Kerley. Publication date 17 September 2013.

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