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Landing at LAX in Twilight: The City Grid

By February 1, 2011 One Comment

The movie below provides a stunning view of Los Angeles at twilight. Recorded on a Canon S95 and running at 8x speed it allows you to appreciate the size and extensive network of the city:

We note the authors (surfbum) reason for making the clip ‘main purpose for making this video was for the benefit of my airline friends who have kids. They have an attention span of three minutes and want to see exactly what it is Daddy or Mommy does. It’s just meant to be fun and somewhat educational. Plus I thought it looked kind of cool.’

Very nice…


Andy is Professor of Digital Urban Systems at the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis at University College London.