I tried to find the location of these stairs, but could not.
The only thing I found was that these stairs are not up to American code…so, let’s assume that these stairs are somewhere in Europe or Asia.
“Forced perspective is a technique that employs optical illusion to make an object appear farther away, closer, larger or smaller than it actually is. It is used primarily in photography, filmmaking and architecture. It manipulates human visual perception through the use of scaled objects and the correlation between them and the vantage point of the spectator or camera.”
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Born in Munich and now living in Hong Kong, award-winning photographer Michael Wolf has focused his career on capturing life in mega cities. Many of his projects document the architecture and vernacular culture of metropolises. Wolf grew up in Canada, Europe and the United States, studying at UC Berkeley and at the Folkwang School with Otto Steinert. He moved to Hong Kong in 1994 where he worked for 8 years as contract photographer for Stern Magazine. Since 2001, Wolf has been focusing on his own projects, many of which have been published as books (to date he has published 13).
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