From the Eiffel Tower to the Statue of Liberty, some landmarks are immediately recognizable even for the rare traveler — however what landmarks are most frequently featured in inventive works? That’s the query inventory video and pictures company Storyblocks requested in a latest research. In sharing the outcomes on October 22, the corporate stated it  analyzed 60 million searches to find out the highest 50 landmarks utilized in inventive works.

New York Metropolis, one of the vital in style vacationer locations within the U.S., took a majority of the highest slots on the listing, with the Statue of Liberty being the most-searched-for landmark. Instances Sq., Central Park, the Brooklyn Bridge, and the Empire State Constructing ranked second, fourth, 11th and 12th, respectively.

“The perfect video productions have the flexibility to drag you into a selected place and time — and the moment recognition that comes with landmark footage offers producers the flexibility to set the scene in a matter of seconds,” stated TJ Leonard, StoryBlocks CEO.

The Eiffel Tower was the third-most-searched landmark on the platform, whereas a number of different in style European landmarks made the listing, together with Huge Ben. Whereas man-made structure and concrete landmarks took the highest 5 slots, Niagara Falls ranked sixth within the search outcomes, joined by locations like Yellowstone in ninth and Mount Everest in 18th.

California places embody the Golden Gate Bridge (seventh) and the Hollywood Signal (13th). The Storyblocks workforce was stunned to see how low on the listing Washington D.C. landmarks ranked, with the U.S. capitol not popping up till the Pentagon, ranked 14th, adopted by the Washington Monument (23), and Capitol Hill (30th). “Whereas DC has quite a lot of landmarks within the prime 50, none of them have been capable of break into the highest 10. That is made additional stunning due to New York and San Francisco touchdown 4 out of 10 of the highest spots,” Leonard stated.

Whereas the most-searched places may also help immediately place viewers in a spot, capturing a singular picture or footage of a landmark that’s been featured in hundreds of thousands of inventive works will be powerful to do. “Discover an attention-grabbing angle or a approach so as to add some depth or your individual inventive aptitude to the shot,” Leonard says. “We’ve gotten a variety of ‘prime view’ footage with our most up-to-date content material acquisition. These aerial photographs with a direct view down, like … one of many Brooklyn Bridge are utilizing tech to create dramatic photographs that aren’t as frequent. There’s at all times going to be a unique approach — you simply want to seek out it.”

The total listing consists of essentially the most looked for places on StoryBlocks for the reason that begin of 2018.

  1. Statue of Liberty
  2. Instances Sq.
  3. Eiffel Tower
  4. Central Park
  5. Huge Ben
  6. Niagara Falls
  7. Golden Gate Bridge
  8. Taj Mahal
  9. Yellowstone
  10. Mecca
  11. Brooklyn Bridge
  12. Empire State Constructing
  13. Hollywood Signal
  14. Pentagon
  15. Burj Khalifa
  16. Kremlin
  17. Stonehenge
  18. Mount Everest
  19. London Eye
  20. Dying Valley
  21. Colosseum
  22. Sydney Opera Home
  23. Washington Monument
  24. Machu Picchu
  25. Nice Wall of China
  26. Berlin Wall
  27. Tower Bridge
  28. Buckingham Palace
  29. Mount Rushmore
  30. Capitol Hill
  31. Monument Valley
  32. Notre Dame
  33. Mount Fuji
  34. Freedom Tower
  35. Acropolis
  36. CN Tower
  37. Wailing Wall
  38. Tokyo Tower
  39. Petra
  40. The White Home
  41. Christ the Redeemer
  42. Kilimanjaro
  43. Alhambra
  44. Victoria Falls
  45. Versailles
  46. Angkor Wat
  47. Sagrada Familia
  48. Blue Lagoon
  49. Alcatraz
  50. Moulin Rouge

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