Referred to by many as the world’s capital, New York City is simply one of the loveliest cities in the entire globe. With its dazzling lights, stunning architecture, and towering skyscrapers, the “Big Apple” is truly a thing of urban beauty. Somehow, though, it’s even more gorgeous when seen from atop.
The objects in the images aren’t spaceships from a sci-fi movie. There’s nothing alien about these, as the following are actual cruise ships shot from a bird’s-eye view. Photographed from a helicopter, these stunning aerial images taken by photographer Jeffrey Milstein portray cruise ships as crafts that are so much cooler than anyone could’ve imagined.