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Video: Birmingham past, present and future drawn before your eyes

The stop-motion video sees two illustrators draw the story of the city's past, present and future using nothing but a few pens and a giant white wall

A special illustration of Birmingham has been created as part of a push to promote the city.

The stop-motion video sees two illustrators draw the story of the city's past, present and future using nothing but a few pens and a giant white wall.

The drawing was create by city branding firm Orb, which recently won a Birmingham Post Business Award, filmed by HTF and commissioned by Marketing Birmingham.

It has already proven popular on social media and comes ahead of a major year for the city, with no less than 15 major projects set to come to fruition over 2015, including Grand Central Station and the redeveloped Mailbox.

 

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