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What a drone sees over Tiger Cave Temple in Thailand

What a drone sees over Tiger Cave Temple in Thailand

USC student Conner Sullivan travels with a drone, not a Go-Pro. On a recent trip to Asia, he filmed a number of landmarks, including the high-altitude shrine that's part of the Tiger Cave Temple complex near Krabi in southern Thailand (see video). Sullivan and his buddies climbed the 1,200-plus steps up to the massive Buddha and let the drone take off. It captured amazing aerial views of the lush forest all around and the landmark itself. It's a perspective rarely seen. For those who are wondering (I did), those are electrical towers around and atop the Buddha, which lights up at night. The temple complex, called Wat Tham Sua in Thai, gets its name from a cave that has...

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