Drone Photos

| By Brett King |

Take in the beauty of Clermont from above with these captivating drone photos.

The Clermont Arts and Recreation Center has everything from swimming pools and an indoor basketball court to a huge auditorium for plays and concerts, as seen Jan. 14, 2018.
Clermont was once blanketed with orange groves. Although much has changed, you can still ride the dirt roads and whiff the oranges on a short trip to South Clermont. Photo taken Jan. 14, 2018.
Just off S. Highway 27 lies a magical tree design that can only be seen from the sky. Captured on Jan. 14, 2018 in South Clermont.
Lake pictures always look better during golden hour. This one was captured Jan. 10, 2018 above the majestic Lake Minnehaha.
The National Training Center is a world-class fitness facility that attracts professional athletes. Here’s an overhead shot of its track and field, observed Oct. 12, 2017.
Downtown Clermont was established in 1884. Take in its mix of lush green spaces and development during a Sunday Farmer’s Market on Oct. 15, 2017. Lake Minneola is seen in the background.
Clermont is a wonderful town to raise a family in. Any time of year, you can gather at the lake and enjoy a picturesque sunset like this one, captured Sept. 9, 2017 at Lake Minnehaha.
Orange Groves
Clermont used to be covered in orange groves like this one near Highway 27 and Lake Louisa State park, photographed on Sept. 25, 2017.
Clermont is the Choice of Champions for amenities like its world-renowned softball fields and the National Training Center, attracting Olympians in our back yard. Pictured, a water tower dons Clermont’s slogan over a view of Highway 50 on Oct. 13, 2017.
Jet skiers enjoy a ride on Lake Minneola, one of Clermont’s three main lakes, on Oct. 15, 2017. Rowing, wakeboarding and tubing are among other water activities people partake in here.
The sun rises over what’s left of Clermont’s orange groves off S. Highway 27 in June 2017.
Clermont’s famous historical land mark, the Citrus Tower, stands tall as the sun sets in July 2017.
The sun sets over Lake Minnehaha on Sept. 9, 2017, just two days before the eye of Hurricane Irma hits Clermont.

unnamed.jpgBrett King is a Clermont resident and a freelance drone pilot, Captain.Drone. The aspiring commercial airline pilot is studying professional pilot science at Polk State College.