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These Photographs Are Time-Lapsed Flights Of Fantasy, by Kevin Cooley

These Photographs Are Time-Lapsed Flights Of Fantasy, by Kevin Cooley | What's new in Visual Communication? | Scoop.it

On any given day, around 60,000 to 80,000 airplanes take flight worldwide. As common as a flock of birds flying overhead, the daily mass of planes leaves nothing but a flash of metal and dissolving vapor trail. Instead of depicting the airplanes as fleeting, photographer Kevin Cooley captures their light trails, transforming these vehicles into gleaming celestial fixtures of the sky. The long-exposure photographs were created by opening the shutter of his camera over an extended period of time near major airports in the US. The glowing lines in each picture represent the amount of time each plane takes to pass through the frame. The blinking navigation and landing lights blend into bright streaks, reminding us of their ubiquity in contemporary life.

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Aerial Photographs by Jeffrey Milstein Showing the Beautiful Complexity of Major Airports

Aerial Photographs by Jeffrey Milstein Showing the Beautiful Complexity of Major Airports | What's new in Visual Communication? | Scoop.it
Photographer Jeffrey Milstein says he has always been fascinated by how the ground from a flying airplane, and one thing in particular has captured his.
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