Grand Theft Autofocus

Saturday October 12, 2013 Written by rick

No, these aren't random holiday snaps from a trip to the US. It's the work of a group called 'The Landscape photographers of Los Santos and Blaine County' in Grand Theft Auto V.

While getting together with fellow professionals isn't anything new, what makes these photographs unique is that they've all been taken by real-life lenspeople walking around the virtual world of GTAV.

Set in the fictional state of San Andreas (based on Southern California) the latest episode of the video game franchise has attracted a small but growing group of photographers who like to take time out from shooting people (a regular activity within the game) to shoot screen grabs of different landscapes instead. Not real, but really beautiful.

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