'A La Plage' is a series of aerial beach shots by photographer Gray Malin.
"From above, a simple beach or pool becomes a blank canvas that allows me to start seeing the world as art. People and objects become patterns creating repetition, shape and form. These photographs are a visual celebration of colour, light, shape - and summer bliss"
While they instantly give off that care-free summer holiday feeling, what I find interesting is the difference between how we 'beach' across the globe. See if you can guess the locations for each of the images without reading the answers below...
1. South America | 2. St Tropez, France | 3. Coogee, Australia | 4. Southampton, USA | 5. St Tropez, France | 6. Bondi Beach, Australia | 7. Lisbon, Portugal | 8. The Caribbean