Stunning YouTube video shows beautiful east London from the air

10:52 22 April 2014

East London From the Air, shot by YouTube user Honey Worth

East London From the Air, shot by YouTube user Honey Worth

Archant

This beautiful video shows how someone had a busy bank holiday weekend filming and editing east London in all its glory, shooting underwater, on the ground and way up in the air.

The homage to Peaches Geldof. Picture by YouTube user Honey Worth.The homage to Peaches Geldof. Picture by YouTube user Honey Worth.

Starting at Hackney Empire, the camera rises up through the trees to give a brief glimpse of the vast city skyline before spinning past skateboarders, swan boats, BMX riders and a fun fair.

The video, called East London From The Air was uploaded to YouTube yesterday by Magnus Honeyborne and Matthew Whitworth.

Some of the sights include The Pagoda in Victoria Park and London Fields Lido, where the camera even plunges in with a diver.

A shot of the “rest in peace Peaches” graffiti in Brick Lane proves the video was taken in the last two weeks and makes for a poignant moment perfectly accompanied by ambient music from David O’Brien and Gareth Johnson.

London Fields Lido, captured  by YouTube user Honey WorthLondon Fields Lido, captured by YouTube user Honey Worth

A beautiful sunset shown from different angles provides a special end to the journey.

Are you Honey Worth? Get in touch to tell us about the video. Email charlotte.tobitt@archant.co.uk.

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