Small World (15 Tilt-Shift Photos)

Grand Central Terminal, New York

Bryan Solarski travels around the world, visits some of the world's most famous landmarks, and shrinks them. He uses a popular technique called "tilt-shift." The viewer is cast back into a period of childhood, when everything experienced feels larger-than-life.

"I wanted to recreate the dreamlike feeling of actually being in these places in a playful way," says Solarski. "And I think tilt-shift is popular right now (and was a good way to do that), because it gives the viewer a sense of being in a smaller world, a bit like the way the world looks to a kid."


Bullfight, Madrid, Spain


Nets Game, New Jersey


Citizens Bank Ballpark, Philadelphia


Madison Square Garden, New York


Grand Canal, Venice, Italy


Barcelona


Roman Ruins, Rome, Italy


Street Corner, Paris, France


Musee Du Louvre, Paris


Cinque Terre, Italy


Park, Paris


Bridges, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania


The Guggenheim Museum, New York City


Vatican museum, Vatican City

Bryan Solarski's website

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Comment by Eugene on June 8, 2010 at 2:21am
@Phillip, thanks for the catch. I looked it up and you're right. I made the change.
Comment by Phillip Quixote on June 8, 2010 at 2:09am
the basketball game is at the Izod Center not the MSG.
Comment by Annie on June 7, 2010 at 3:19pm
so neat!
Comment by sAm on June 7, 2010 at 2:12pm
So cool, gotta love tilt shift cameras.
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