Illuminated Drones Create World Model Above Tokyo Olympic Opening Ceremony

More than 1,800 drones came together to form an illuminated model of the world above Japan National Stadium in Tokyo during the Opening Ceremony of the 2020 Summer Olympics on Friday, July 23.

Footage taken by Tokyo resident Mami shows the glowing planet in the night sky, captured from her home.

A total of 1,824 drones were used to create the image above the Olympic Stadium in Tokyo. Credit: @chibimaruko80 via Storyful

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