Bloomberg's Best Aerial Photos of 2017

A bird's-eye view of business, industry and agriculture.
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Shipping containers sit stacked above the Busan Port Terminal (BPT) in Busan, South Korea, on July 17, 2017. 

Photographer: SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg

Pumpkins grown for Nestle USA Inc. Libby's Pumpkin are harvested in Hartsburg, Illinois, on Oct. 27, 2017. About 80 percent of pumpkin sales occur during baking season, which begins in September and continues through the end of the year.

Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg

Workers pick Gala apples at the Rasch Family Orchards farm in Grand Rapids, Michigan, on Sept. 26, 2017. Michigan growers have more than 9 million apple trees in commercial production, covering 36,500 acres on 850 family-run farms throughout Michigan's lower peninsula.

Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg

Traffic moving through an intersection, seen from the glass-bottomed observation deck of the Lotte Corp. World Tower in Seoul, South Korea, on March 16, 2017. 

Photographer: SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg

Residential apartment buildings  seen from the observation deck of the Lotte Corp. World Tower in Seoul, South Korea, on March 16, 2017.

Photographer: SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg

Solar panels stand in this aerial photograph taken above the Enbridge Inc. Sarnia Solar Farm in Sarnia, Ontario, Canada, on July 21, 2017. The Sarnia Solar Farm, which became fully operational in the fall of 2010, was at the time one of the largest photovoltaic solar farms in the world. It was also Enbridge's first foray into solar energy, costing $400 million.

Photographer: ames MacDonald/Bloomberg

Freight trains and oil tankers in a rail yard in  Toronto, Ontario, on Oct. 2, 2017. 

Photographer: James MacDonald/Bloomberg

Residential houses in the Gujwa-eup district of Jeju, South Korea, on June 15, 2017.

Photographer: SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg

Boats  moored at a marina on Lake Ontario in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, on Oct. 2, 2017. 

Photographer: James MacDonald/Bloomberg

Photovoltaic solar panels  in an array at the Senergy Santhiou Mekhe PV solar plant in Thies, Senegal, on Oct. 16, 2017. The electricity produced at the 30-megawatt site, West Africa's largest to date, will be bought by the Senegal National Electricity Company (Senelec) and injected into the national network.

Photographer: Xaume Olleros/Bloomberg

A motorist drives a truck on a road covered in floodwaters from Hurricane Harvey in West Columbia, Texas, on Aug. 30, 2017. 

Photographer: Luke Sharrett/Bloomberg

Sections of land used for center pivot irrigation near the Al-Jawf region, Saudi Arabia, on April 4, 2017.

Photographer: Simon Dawson/Bloomberg

Residences burned by wildfires in Santa Rosa, California, on Oct. 12, 2017. 

Photographer: David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

A vehicle is driven along a road above Jeju, South Korea, on June 15, 2017.

Photographer: SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg

Containment booms surround floating cranberries in flooded bogs during harvest in Camp Douglas, Wisconsin, on Oct. 18, 2017. 

Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg 

Bathers are  on the beach and in the sea in Haeundae beach, Busan, South Korea, on July 16, 2017. 

Photographer: SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg

Homes under construction in Brampton, Ontario, on Sept. 9, 2017. 

Photographer: James MacDonald/Bloomberg

DuPont Co. Pioneer grain bins and a truck sit next to an empty field at the MJ Seed Inc. facility in Manlius, Illinois, on April 7, 2017. 

Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg

U.S. Border Patrol agents walk near a prototype U.S.-Mexico border wall in San Diego, California, on Oct. 30, 2017. 

Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg

Corn is harvested with a Case IH Agricultural Equipment Inc. combine harvester in  Princeton, Illinois, on Oct. 9, 2017.

Photographer: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg

The Pyeongchang Olympic Stadium, the venue for the opening and closing ceremonies at the 2018 PyeongChang Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang, Gangwon, South Korea, on Oct. 20, 2017. 

Photographer: SeongJoon Cho/Bloomberg