Everybody who is into aviation knows Christiaan van Heijst. While flying the Fokker 50 for Denim Air and the Boeing 737 for Transavia, he developed a passion for aviation photography. At age 27, Christiaan got hired by Cargolux as a First Officer on the Boing 747.400. His new job gave him the opportunity to travel the world. This turned out to be a blessing. Christiaan’s work is now featured in National Geographic, Lonely Planet and many, many magazines and has won him several important prizes and awards, including a first place in the International Photography Awards IPA 2016.
Enjoy these beautiful photos from the flight deck, all made by Christiaan van Heijst.