NYC aerial photos: See breathtaking views of Empire State Building, One World Trade Center, more

New York City can be beautiful from the ground, but it’s truly a sight to behold from above.

We took some stunning aerial shots of the city — from the iconic Empire State Building to Coney Island during the 2016 Mermaid Parade.

Scroll down for some of our favorite shots.

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