Time-Lapse Helicopter Take-Off – Light Painting from 1949

Andreas Feininger’s time-lapse Life Magazine photo of a helicopter taking off at night from 1949 is… amazing.  With the Pablo Picasso light painting pictures from that year, I never imagined that 1949 was such a hotbed for light painting!

Check these images out, they are amazing.

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I found these two initial images from Make, but once I did some digging, it was like Contrast Photo City.  Check out these other beautiful images I found digging through the Life Magazine pile:

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Moving.  Enough said.