Christ the Redeemer, Rio de Janeiro
Photographer Oliver Curtis has spent the last four years going to famous places and pointing his camera in the opposite direction — purposefully capturing the landmarks without the actual landmark. See more images from “Volte-face” below.
Taj Mahal, India
Lincoln Memorial, Washington D.C.
Mao Mausoleum, Tiananmen Square
Wailing Wall, Jerusalem
Lenin’s Tomb, Russia
Mona Lisa, Louvre
Pyramid of the Sun, Teotihuacan
Great Wall of China
‘Arbeit macht frei’ Gates, Auschwitz
White House, Washington D.C.