San Fransisco is under a shelter-in-place order and one videographer captured the hauntingly still drone footage of the cities once bustling streets. The drone flies through tourist-heavy areas, including North Beach, Chinatown, and Fisherman’s Wharf, and showcases nearly empty scenes – a ghost town.
Over 200 people took to the comments, sharing mixed feelings about San Fransisco’s current situation.
One person wrote, “this looks like a futuristic movie. creepy sad and overwhelming. Thanks for the drone footage”
Another commented, “Very powerful, and moving. Also reassuring that citizens are taking this threat seriously.
Great technical skills too!”
Many seemed to agree the footage was eerie, haunting, and beautiful. Several people were commending the citizens of San Fransisco for following the shelter-in-place order and helping to slow the spread of COVID-19.
Watch the video for yourself and see how eerie the city is when everything is closed and everyone is home.