Aerial photography was first practiced by the French photographer and balloonist Gaspard-Felix Tournachon, known as “Nadar”, in 1858 over Paris, France. However, the photographs he produced no longer exist and therefore the earliest surviving aerial photograph is titled ‘Boston, as the Eagle and the Wild Goose See It.’ Taken by James Wallace Black and Samuel Archer King on October 13, 1860, it depicts Boston from a height of 630m. Here are 10 amazing modern day aerial photos that show famous cities like you have never seen them before. Click here to view the first image in today’s viral picture gallery. Continue reading for a viral video of Harry Potter vs Star Wars.