Quick! What do you do when you live in Los Angeles (a city playing host to the latest Grand Theft Auto game), have a camera, and a few mornings/evenings of free time? If you answered “try to recreate GTA V,” you’re spot on.
*No cars or hookers were harmed in the making of this post.
Downtown Los Santos vs Downtown Los Angeles
Building based on the Biltmore Hotel in Downtown, Los Angeles.
Tunnels in Downtown Los Angeles.
US Bank Building
Chumash, Los Santos vs Malibu, Los Angeles
The Malibu Pier and Chumash Pier.
Del Perro, Los Santos vs Santa Monica, Los Angeles
Santa Monica and Del Perro at sunset.
The Santa Monica Pier and the Del Perro Pier.
Santa Monica Ferris Wheel.
Pleasure Pier sign vs Pacific Park Sign.
Third Street Promenade.
West Vinewood, Los Santos vs West Hollywood, Los Angeles
Whiskey A-go-go and Tequi-la-la in West Hollywood/West Vinewood.
Store fronts seen in the first trailer.
Hotel on Sunset Blvd.
Artists Agency on Sunset Blvd.
Rockford Hills, Los Santos vs Beverly Hills, Los Angeles
The Richman/Beverly Hills Hotel.
Church near Michael De Santa’s house.
Vinewood, Los Santos vs Hollywood, Los Angeles
Ripley’s Believe it or Not and Bishop’s WTF?!
Famous Chinese Theater in Vinewood/Hollywood.
Griffith Observatory and the Galileo Observatory.
Fan Made Video
While you’re at it, be sure to check out fan-made selfie video by Johan777