January 10, 2015 12:17 PM EST

Sometimes it takes a bit of perspective to stop and appreciate the beauty world around you. That’s certainly true of this video by Victor Chu (Sky Tech One), which features stunning shots from above of New York’s five boroughs (yes, even Staten Island), giving the city that has seemingly been shot from every possible angle already a fresh new spin. The video was made with a GoPro Hero 3+ Black Edition attached to a DJI Phantom 2 Quadcopter.

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