We often hear about the unique beauty that Louisiana possesses, but this drone footage of various places across our great state is simply astounding.

From the state capitol in Baton Rouge to the various swamps and waterways across Louisiana, this drone footage captured in a video posted by the John Young campaign is breathtaking.

Among the numerous arial shots is an awesome view of Cajun Field and the Cajundome from above.

Normally, these types of views are reserved for when you land in your hometown during daylight hours and your plane just happened to take the scenic route to the runway, but this video offers a hi-def sampling of the natural charm that our landscape has to offer.

How many places in Louisiana do you recognize from the video? Comment below and let us know!

[via YouTube]