Russian roulette: Jack Ryan: Shadow Recruit

…Plates that would form views looking out from inside the glass windows were gathered by Johnson and visual effects photographer Aviv Yaron. Together they scouted various Moscow rooftops and vantage points for suitable angles…

One of the places we shot from,” adds Johnson, “was a bizarre oligarch’s restaurant on one of the towers in the area which was a glassed‐in fancy restaurant. In fact, we had to wait for some Russian billionaires to finish their dinner at two in the morning before we could go in there and photograph. I do spend an awful lot of time on rooftops. Aviv and I were going to do a coffee‐table book of ‘panoramas from rooftops around the world.’”…’

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