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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  • @Phillip, thanks for the catch. I looked it up and you're right. I made the change.
  • the basketball game is at the Izod Center not the MSG.
  • so neat!
  • So cool, gotta love tilt shift cameras.
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