Video: Istanbul, color saturated An artist's take on his home city, Istanbul, Turkey. Budget Travel Tuesday, Feb 3, 2009, 4:59 PM Budget Travel LLC, 2016

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Video: Istanbul, color saturated

Artist Volkan Ergen of Istanbul filmed the following high-def video of his hometown, while floating in a boat along the Bosporus. Ergen's hallmark is his use of a split screen to capture different sides and angles of Turkey at the same time. All of the colors in this video are dreamlike. I'm struck by the meditative sound of the boat, too. Check out Ergen's video, "Two Wings," here:


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