15 may 1905 was based in Las Vegas, the Sin City in the desert of Nevada, which for many years became a symbol of gambling, sex and debauchery. The birthday of the legendary city will present you an amazing night aerial photos of Las Vegas. See unique pictures of the night city from a height, who managed to make the talented photographer Vincent Laforet (Vincent Laforet).
Your project photographer Vincent Laforet called Sin City, which translated means "City of sin" is a second, unofficial name the Las Vegas.
These shots were featured in a photo album called "Air", which gathered aerial London, Las Vegas, Los Angeles, new York and San Francisco.
"The colors of neon and the forms themselves seem surreal," admits the Creator of this series of pictures.
From a height in sin City are not visible to the casinos and gambling houses, but only the abundance of colors and shapes in the dark.
The photographer himself Las Vegas poetically: "the Island of light amongst a sea of nothingness".
A photographer draws viewers ' attention to the very simple arrangement of city streets in Las Vegas.
"I've never seen anything like it in the air," stresses Vincent Laforet, adding that looking at Las Vegas from a height, it can be compared with the motherboard or memory card.
"When I opened the door of the helicopter and stood on the skids, it took me a while to get your nerves in order. But this kind..." — says the photographer.
Indeed, these photos alone are breathtaking. And if you imagine that they are filmed from the height of 2.3 kilometres from the open helicopter, the admiration for the courage and passion of the photographer, their work has no limit.
During filming, helicopter photographer, in his words, passion and happiness.
"If with me something happens, my children will understand because they know I'm doing what I love".
"I'll never be an astronaut. But that's the way I approach a space as close as possible," said the photographer.
Photographer Vincent Laforet is preparing for another flight at an altitude of over two kilometers above the night city.