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Suburban Sprawl Photographed from Above

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Christoph Gielen's aerial photography reveals the patterns created by suburban development.
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  Streets and houses radiate outward from this hexagonal suburb in Florida. Gielen’s perspective reveals the patterns formed by the streets (and yet invisible from street view). Photo by Christoph Gielen.
    Streets and houses radiate outward from this hexagonal suburb in Florida. Gielen’s perspective reveals the patterns formed by the streets (and yet invisible from street view). Photo by Christoph Gielen.
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  Outside of Houston, Texas, houses line parallel, curved streets. Photo by Christoph Gielen.
    Outside of Houston, Texas, houses line parallel, curved streets. Photo by Christoph Gielen.
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  Reminiscent of a desert flower from above, this Arizona suburb is fixed around the landscaped greenery at its center. Photo by Christoph Gielen.
    Reminiscent of a desert flower from above, this Arizona suburb is fixed around the landscaped greenery at its center. Photo by Christoph Gielen.
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  Nevada houses cluster inside a square frame. Photo by Christoph Gielen.
    Nevada houses cluster inside a square frame. Photo by Christoph Gielen.
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  A freeway interchange in Southern California casts sweeping arcs over the terrain. Photo by Christoph Gielen.
    A freeway interchange in Southern California casts sweeping arcs over the terrain. Photo by Christoph Gielen.

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