Photographer George Steinmetz has been recognized all around the world for his spectacular aerial shots of the diversity and beauty of Africa. From his birds eye view he has captured stunning landscapes and people across the continent. Steinmetz’s dedication for this artform is shown through his willingness to fly in a motorized paraglider over huge stretches of earth. Steinmetz is a self taught photographer and has traveled over 30 countries in Africa. His equipment consists of his aircraft powered by a backpack motor and paraglider style wing.