Promoted

The Human Camera

London-born architectural artist Stephen Wiltshire is also known as the “human camera” for his ability to draw an entire cityscape in depth after seeing it just once.

Stephen was diagnosed with autism at the age of three. Unable to make himself understood, he shouted “Paper!” after some teachers took away his materials. He has managed to develop language skills related to his work. Now, at the age of 33 he is able to communicate with others, leading an independent life.

He amazed everyone by drawing hundreds of London’s buildings in exact scale, a 7 square-mile area from his own memory after just a 20 minutes flight with the helicopter over the city.

Following various helicopter trips over New York, Stephen created his most unique aerial view of the city in amazing detail.

Can see more of his gallery at the link below

July 2011 BBC video

Thank you so much user John Doe

Check out more articles on BuzzFeed.com!

This post was created by a member of BuzzFeed Community, where anyone can post awesome lists and creations. Learn more or post your buzz!

 
 
    Here Are The Top Stories
    • Police in Athens used pepper spray on protesters two days ahead of Greece's major bailout vote.
    • A medical helicopter has crashed in Colorado. Three people were injured, according to reports.
    • Serena Williams survived an upset at Wimbledon and defeated Heather Watson. She'll play her older sister Venus in the next round of the tournament ?
    Get The News App

    Hot Buzz

    What’s The Most Annoying Misconception People Have About Anxiety?

    collection

    What’s The Best Budget Product On The High Street?

    collection

    Now Buzzing