London in 1927 & 2013 – Shot by Shot Video Comparison

Claude Friese-Greene, a photograpger from the 1920’s traveled across the UK with a new color film camera to create a film series called The Open Road. His trip culminated in London (images on the left) showing the daily hustle and bustle.

These images were restored in 2005 and circulated online.

2013 – Simon Smith decided to go film the same shots and place the images side by side. The result is the video below…

Found on: Colossal


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