Before and after: the effect of Chinese smog on a gleaming white bullet train.
Timelapse footage of a bank of AQI400+ smog engulfing Beijing in the space of 20 minutes.
Filmed on January 2nd 2017 by Chas Pope, the video has already gone viral on the Chinese internet.
John Horan writes:
Commuters in Bejing [China]…[pics] sent from the Far East by the brother…
Smog So Thick, Beijing Comes to a Standstill (New York Times)
Rather than a still from Blade Runner, the above is the Pangu Plaza Office Building in Beijing last week during their record breaking smog.
[via Total Dick-Head]
In Dublin, 1988.
Gas masks in the city (top) and a Ballyfermot twilight at 4pm.
In Dublin – December, 1988 – Smog, Gavin Friday, Neil Jordan (Brand New Retro)