First, he captured amazing images of New York City from a helicopter and now, he has turned his camera towards incredible Las Vegas. The talented photographer Vincent Laforet captured fantastic crystal clear pictures of the city of sin, by using a Canon 1DX and a Phase One Credo 50 MP body, each set to 6400 ISO. This time he flew at a further height of 8,799 feet, setting a record because nobody has photographed Las Vegas at night from this altitude before.
“The most remarkable thing about Vegas isn’t the strip itself to me. It’s the pattern of perfectly rectilinear streets given the modern and basic layout of the city. I’ve never seen anything like it from the air,” the photographer told Storehouse.
“It absolutely looks like a computer motherboard or a memory chip from the air. You can almost see the electricity running through it. And then there is the central “Strip” of buildings and hotels – it actually looks like a Monopoly board game of sorts with hotels and little “Eiffel Towers” fit to scale… “