stephan zirwes: aerial photographs stephan zirwes: aerial photographs
jul 25, 2011

stephan zirwes: aerial photographs

image © stephan zirwes

offering a whole new perspective on both natural and manmade settings, stuttgart-based photographer stephan zirwes‘s aerial images is an extensive series that illustrate an otherwise unseen phenomenon of texture and pattern that could only be observed from above. rendered abstract in its composition and vantage point, the photographs range from airfields to cultured lands; from dense crowds to a lone skier on a mountainside. very often, the result is an image that depicts the gravity of isolation, showing the vastness of an environment but at a scale that is still discernible to the viewers.

click here to visit the photographer’s site and check out more aerial photographs in full screen view.

image © stephan zirwes

image © stephan zirwes

image © stephan zirwes

image © stephan zirwes

image © stephan zirwes

image © stephan zirwes

image © stephan zirwes

image © stephan zirwes

image © stephan zirwes

image © stephan zirwes

image © stephan zirwes

image © stephan zirwes

image © stephan zirwes

image © stephan zirwes

image © stephan zirwes

image © stephan zirwes

image © stephan zirwes

image © stephan zirwes

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