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Incredible scenes of Co Mayo coast taken from the sky

The beautiful views from the west coast of Ireland have been captured in a totally new and unique way by a drone camera flying above the seas and cliffs of Co Mayo.

Alan Clarke of Life Eskape is the man behind the video, which has received some great comments and praise since being posted online.Incredible scenes of Co Mayo coast taken from the sky

It sees the stunning scenery around Downpatrick Head, which is one of the northern tips of the Co Mayo coastline, and looks out on to a series of small islands known as the Staggs of Broadhaven.

Clarke sent his drone camera up into the sky to capture the unique and beautiful scenery.

Then, following several hours editing and arranging the footage, he posted the video online and it has been very well received by the online community.

Many people have posted comments thanking Alan for showcasing the magnificent beauty that Co Mayo has to offer.

There were also several people remembering their own visits to Downpatrick Head, and others saying they will definitely include it in their next trip to Ireland.

Take a look at the video for yourself.

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