Hyper arid regions photography project started in the late 90’s  and took George Steinmetz  to 27 countries. He was making pictures while flying his motorized paraglider. Photographs shows most arid regions with beauty of sand dunes, salt lakes, and wind erosion.
This is a short collection of his works appearing in George’s latest book, Desert Air.

Volcanic Crater of Vaw al Namus, Libya

Volcanic Crater of Vaw al Namus, Libya

Salt caravans, Niger

Salt caravans, Niger

Beni Isguen, Ghardaia

Beni Isguen, Ghardaia

Red pepper laid down to dry, Xinjiang, China

Red pepper laid down to dry, Xinjiang, China

The North-South road leading into Taklamakan oil field in China

The North-South road leading into Taklamakan oil field in China

Karnasai Valley, Chad

Karnasai Valley, Chad

Paracas National Park, Peru

Paracas National Park, Peru

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