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    Rich McCor Transform Famous Landmarks Using Paper Cutouts

    Rich McCor Transform Famous Landmarks Using Paper
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    London-based photographer Rich McCor cuts paper silhouettes and holds them up in front of famous landmark. McCor " decided I would become a tourist in my own city- I wanted to see the London that I ignored, to explore the landmarks and the quirky history." McCor writes on Bored Panda.
    "My first idea was using a cut-out to transform Big Ben into a wristwatch. Whilst I was there, a girl and her father took an interest in what I was doing and I showed them the photo on my camera screen. They were full of enthusiasm for the idea, and it spurred me on to do more. I then took photos of St Pauls, the London Eye and Trafalgar Square and whilst I was doing this, I would post them on my Instagram alongside a quirky fact I’d picked up about the landmark. Then one day Lonely Planet contacted me on Instagram, they liked what I did and wondered if I wanted to create some photos for them. Of course I said yes, and it led me to Stockholm, Amsterdam, Copenhagen and Paris- I crammed in so much in the few days I was in each city, running around with a camera, handful of cut-outs and a head full of random facts to accompany each photo.  "
















    By Ben on Fri Oct 23 2015
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