/Capturing San Francisco (part 1)

Capturing San Francisco (part 1)

 

2018-09-09T02:27:59+00:00

A few weeks after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake, George Lawrence captured a remarkable image of the sprawling ruins using his captive airship a hand-built, 49-pound panoramic camera suspended from a series of Conyne kites. To honor George Lawrences feat, and to commemorate the centennial of the 1906 earthquake, Scott Haefner re-shot Lawrence’s panorama in collaboration with Drachen Foundation.

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