January 31, 2017

Looking for scenic filming locations in Atlanta? There are many picturesque spots around the city that are ideal for live shots and standups.

- Centennial Olympic Park offers a great view of the Downtown skyline along with the Fountain of Rings. This area is frequented by people and typically has an abundance of foot traffic.

- Jackson Street Bridge features another vantagepoint of Downtown and is the iconic shot from the first season of The Walking Dead. This location works for a standup, but there is no designated parking for a vehicle.

- Piedmont Park is a beautiful greenspace, located in the city’s Midtown arts district, with many areas that capture the neighborhood skyline.

- In Buckhead, Atlanta’s third skyline can be viewed from Chastain Park, located in this affluent shopping district.

- Mercedes-Benz Stadium, home to the Atlanta Falcons and Atlanta United FC, offers nearby greenspaces that set up great shots of the facility.

Additional points of interest

- Atlanta mural by STATS located on Marietta St NW

- Attractions surrounding Centennial Olympic Park:

                  o    Georgia Aquarium

                  o    World of Coca-Cola

                  o    CNN global headquarters

                  o    College Football Hall of Fame

                  o    Center for Civil and Human Rights

                  o    SkyView Atlanta Ferris wheel.

- The exterior of Philips Arena spells out Atlanta, making for a unique shot.

- Martin Luther King, Jr. National Historic Site includes the famed civil rights activist’s birth home and final resting place.

- The Eastside is Atlanta’s fun and funky side of town with many neighborhoods full of eclectic visuals and street art.