The Big Empty: Drone footage of Denver during coronavirus stay-at-home order

The Big Empty: Drone footage of Denver during coronavirus stay-at-home order

CultureApril 01, 2020 By Simon Berger

While you’ve been withering away during this lockdown, reading endless, fluff emails from companies who are meticulously monitoring the coronavirus spread and want to give you an update on how to use their services while in quarantine, Blake Rubenstein was spending his lunch hours capturing the desolate and eery streets Denver on lockdown. Add in a soft, whispery song and you have the formula for the perfect apocalyptic trailer. 

To see abandoned streets in a city of millions is a strange site. Except for I-25, as you will see at the 58 second mark, it still has traffic. Good to know not everything has changed.