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A Good Read: Covid-19’s Deserted Landscapes

Posted on April 8, 2020 by theimagefile under Photography

We wanted to share a few interesting articles from various sources, documenting the deserted landscapes and locations around the world due to the Covid-19 lockdown. All the articles are an interesting read and perhaps could inspire a project of your own local area.


If you fancy a bit of an interactive read then take a look at the Guardian’s article – Covid-19’s Deserted Landscapes – Then And Now.


Another article on the melancholy of images showing empty spaces during the Covid-19 outbreak.


An article from the BBC showing different locations from around the world at high noon (normally one of the busiest times of day) deserted during lockdown.


The Great Empty by the NY Times showcases images of different locations empty and deserted due to Covid-19.


Finally, an article by Bored Panda displaying images of deserted Italy taken from street webcams. Quite an interesting read!