Stunning photographs of Star Wars buildings that look just like they're from a galaxy far far away

These futuristic monstrosities of glass and steel look like they have come straight from a Star Wars film. But, even thought they seemingly belong a long time ago in a galaxy far far away, they were actually built in Serbia. Snapper Mirko Nahmijas, 33, captured the artistic shots in Belgrade after realising the citys brutalist architecture made his home town feel like a Star Wars city like Han Solos home planet of Corellia. He said: Minimal Belgrade is my artistic series depicting some of the most promin

ent pieces of Belgrades mid-twentieth century architecture. Read more:Live updates of Prince William and Prince Harry on Star Wars 8 set These brutalist buildings were captured by snapper Mirko Nahmijas (Image: Mirko Nahmijas / Mercur2020第85期开什么码 y Press) They are found in the centre of Belgrade in Serbia (Image: Mirko Nahmijas / Mercury Press) Often called socialist modernism, soc-realism, bruta

lism, or archit

ecture of forced standard, the main characteristic of all these astonishing edifices is they will always look not just futuristic, but as though they were taken from the future and brought to us. I find the buildings are strangely beautiful. They make me feel like I am living in a Star Wars city. They may look like they come fr

om Star Wars films (Image: Mirko Nahmijas / Mercury Press) But the buildings date from the 1960s to the 1980s (Image: Mirko Nahmijas / Mercury Press)  And they say a lot about the period when they were bu

ilt. There werent any cutbacks, everything was done to make sure they were built to look powerful and impressive. Mirko used camera angles to isolate the buildings fr

om the bustle of the city and give the photos extra impact. The futuristic pictures are hugely popular (Image: Mirko Nahmijas / Mercury Press) The photographer is now planning to snap more brutalist bu

ildings (Image: Mirko Nahmijas / Mercury Press) After the images racked up 17,000 likes on Facebook and garnered many positive reactions on his website he now plans to continue snapping brutalist architecture. He said: Reactions are very positive. Its new angle for everybody, and as they are isolated from a usually busy backgrounds you can pay more attentions on those forms. The pictures are taken at a fresh angle to make the buildings look otherworldly (Image: Mirko Nahmijas / Mercury Press) I would like to continue perusing soc-realism and brutalism buildings in the rest of Serbia, and maybe th

e region. Read more : Read MoreRelated ArticlesSuper realistic robot goddess cracks jokes and calls its creator My lord Although it was widespread across Europe, brutalist architecture was particularly popular in the Soviet Union from the mid-1960s to the late 1980s and can be seen in Russia, Bulgaria, Czechoslovakia and the former Yugoslavia. Read MoreStar WarsRogue One ReviewStar Wars : The Force Awakens reviewStar Wars NewsThe Last Jedi