Gist: [The Guardian] Aerial views of London: then and now – in pictures  (Read 149 times)

0 Members and 1 Guest are viewing this topic.

[The Guardian] Aerial views of London: then and now – in pictures
by The Guardian « on: September 21, 2020, 04:21:28 AM »




Aerial views of London: then and now – in pictures

Marking the 15-year anniversary of the New London Architecture galleries, the Changing Face of London revisits its 2005 exhibition to capture the transformation of the city’s famous landmarks. Aerial photographer Jason Hawkes talks us through his images

I have been photographing aerial views over London from helicopters for more than 25 years. I first flew in the capital when I was 22, and looking at images from then it is incredible how much some areas have changed.

We normally fly at an altitude of 750ft to 2,450ft. Things used to be a little more relaxed, which is why for instance the Battersea image from 15 years ago was shot from a much lower height than when I redid it last week.

Battersea power station, River Thames, Battersea and Pimlico, 2005 and 2020

Continue reading...
Source: Aerial views of London: then and now – in pictures

Feeds culled from https://www.theguardian.com/uk/rss


 

Related Topics

  Subject / Started by Replies Last post
0 Replies
255 Views
Last post March 15, 2020, 07:10:20 AM
by The Guardian
0 Replies
189 Views
Last post April 19, 2020, 01:10:54 AM
by The Guardian
0 Replies
169 Views
Last post April 27, 2020, 01:03:57 PM
by The Guardian
0 Replies
221 Views
Last post May 15, 2020, 01:08:22 AM
by The Guardian
0 Replies
169 Views
Last post June 01, 2020, 01:09:24 AM
by The Guardian
0 Replies
149 Views
Last post September 27, 2020, 07:09:04 PM
by The Guardian
0 Replies
156 Views
Last post October 06, 2020, 01:04:32 AM
by The Guardian
0 Replies
136 Views
Last post October 08, 2020, 07:05:40 PM
by The Guardian
0 Replies
81 Views
Last post October 16, 2020, 01:07:48 PM
by The Guardian
0 Replies
23 Views
Last post January 16, 2021, 07:02:16 PM
by The Guardian