French photographer Benoit Lapray knows that “a photograph has to tell us a story.” So, he decided to combine some of his favorite superheroes with breathtaking landscapes to show just that. The photo series is titled “The Quest for the Absolute,” and offers insight into the world of well-known superheroes, including Captain America, Spiderman, Batman, Wonder Woman, and more. Continue reading to see them all.

According to My Modern Met, “Lapray digitally blends each hero into stunning natural landscapes. Viewers get to see how the many heroic characters spend their free time when they are not fighting crime or saving the world. The meditative collection of portraits features the quiet moments when a superhero is by him or herself, flying over a crystal clear lake, staring out across the ocean, or simply resting on a grassy hill.”