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Video: London Aerial / Jason Hawkes

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Aerial photographer Jason Hawkes captures London’s hazy skyline in both day and night. Although still under construction, The Shard appears to already dwarf most to the city. The building is designed by Renzo Piano and is slated to become the tallest in Europe. In addition, Norman Foster’s infamous Gherkin, formally known as the Swiss Re Building, is instantly recognizable in nearly every frame as it is a landmark within the dense metropolis.

Cite:Karissa Rosenfield. "Video: London Aerial / Jason Hawkes" 01 May 2012. ArchDaily. Accessed . <>