Looking Up With Vertical Horizon

In Uncategorized by Jaclynn Seah0 Comments

Here’s a reminder to look up occasionally!

I love these particular photo series of Hong Kong buildings from Romain Jacquet-Lagrèze – it’s such a simple concept, looking up instead of ahead, but he took these pix with such artistry you can’t help staring at them, the colours and shapes are amazing! Here are some of my favourite pix:

Love the colours!

Amazing asymmetrical shape

I like this one, but it also accentuates what I dislike about Hong Kong – the myriad of windows close together

This is pretty

And this is unexpected

I’ve taken a few upward looking shots myself, but I can’t say they look anything as pretty as his =)


I quite like this particular one I took in Munich – from the inner court of city hall

Another recent favourite – at the Dubai souk

Photos used with permission. Check out more photos from Romain’s website here. His book Vertical Horizon is available here

‘Vertical Horizon’
Published by Asia One
Hardcover, 160 pages
ISBN: 9789881531681

Leave a Comment