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Join The NME Helicopter For A Dizzying Aerial View Of The Reading Site

By Tim Chester

Posted on 28 Aug 09


Ever wondered how we get those amazing sky shots of the Reading & Leeds sites for the magazine? Probably not; it's quite obviously taken from a helicopter. But anyway, let us take you into the drizzly skies above Reading on the Friday afternoon for an aerial peek...

This is photographer Andy Willsher preparing his SLR for that vital shot:

And the full majesty of the site itself. Can you spot your tent down there? And the guy stealing your Strongbow?

And the main stage as you've never seen it before...


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