dscf0065 460x270 - Paddington's Fan-tastic Bridge on test

The Fan Bridge at Paddington Basin was on test late afternoon/early evening today (28th July) and could be seen raised to the fullest extent. Here’s an article from the Daily Telegraph discussing the proposed bridge a couple of months ago. The Fan bridge will operate on Fridays only at theRead More →

IMG 3479 460x270 - Penguins on the Regent's Canal!

Penguins can currently be seen by the Regent’s Canal! These cut-out penguins, apparently created by someone from the London Zoo, can be seen adjacent to the Primrose Hill bridge in Regent’s Park. I was a bit late on the scene because by the time I took pictures several of theRead More →

img 3498 460x270 - Zoo 'penguins'

These cut out penguins can currently be seen by the Regent’s Canal – adjacent to Primrose Hill bridge – by the Zoo in Regent’s Park.Read More →

IMG 2568 307x270 - Holborn festival

A few pictures from the recent Queens Gardens (Mary Ward Centre) festival in Holborn: Henna from the Holborn Asian Womens Association The Vicar of St Michael’s church Home made butter from the Charles Dickens museumRead More →

IMG 2643 460x270 - Whitestone

I was asked to do some photos of the Big Fair at Hampstead today for the local news. The festival was sited on Heath Street between Hampstead tube station and Whitestone Pond. Whitestone Pond is said to be the highest point in London, at about 450 feet (or 135m.)Above: InformationRead More →

1 1280 460x270 - Arcs of light

A year ago I put this pic on my other blog at Existential Camera. I moved it to London Aspie (now 1st London Blog) as thought it was more appropriate. The scene shows several buses at the top of London’s Whitehall, their headlights giving off unusual arc of lights.Read More →

IMG 1189 460x270 - Skies above London

Two pictures from Primrose Hill tonight. I tried to capture the double rainbow seen earlier by the canal however it had almost vanished. A small bit of it could be seen in the middle of the light patch high above London. A short while later the clouds had changed completely.Read More →

IMG 1171 460x270 - Regent's Canal Rainbow

Caught under the bridge alongside the Regent’s Canal as it pours with rain. A lovely rainbow soon shows up!The rainbow was actually a double one, the other bit was right out of the lens’ field. The location of picture is Cumberland Turn in Regent’s Park, near Camden, London.Read More →

IMG 1068 460x270 - Holland Park

The first post I have done on Holland Park despite numerous visits! This was taken this evening around 8.40pmRead More →