Beautiful picture by Ian from IanVisits - taken on Christmas Day when London is famously deserted. More details on his blog. … [Read more...] about Photo: London. Christmas Day 2011. St Paul’s
Photographer Will Pearson has released a brand new 360 Panorama taken at dusk from the under construction Shard in Southwark. This panorama is amazing. Click to view it in full. … [Read more...] about Amazing 360 Panorama of London at Dusk from the Top of the Shard
Is there anything more magical than London at Christmas Time? Our friend Meg McAllister was recently in London and sent us over 100 pictures of London decked out in it's holiday finest to share with everyone. Check them out in the gallery below. Click an image to view a larger version.. Happy Holidays! … [Read more...] about Pictures: Christmas in London 2011
Perfection! Source. … [Read more...] about Beautiful Picture of a London Sunsest
Here's a selection of great panoramas of London from Flickr. Check them out below! photo credit: Steve Bowbrick photo credit: Duncan~ photo credit: vintagedept photo credit: Steve Bowbrick photo credit: Steve Bowbrick photo credit: oexenhave photo credit: Steve Bowbrick photo credit: Steve Bowbrick photo credit: Steve … [Read more...] about Pics: London Panoramas – Beautiful Panoramic Pictures from London
One of London's most famous icons is the Red Phone box -- despite the fact that no one actually uses them anymore thanks to the proliferation of cell phones. Still, nothing quite says London like a Red Phone box. So, we've scoured Flickr for some great pictures of this London icon. What's most amazing about the selection is how many different ways people have managed to make … [Read more...] about Pics: London Red Phone Boxes Galore
This is incredible. Apparently, the Royal Mail used to run an underground train network in London of mail trains and the entire system is now sitting derelict. Some intrepid individuals managed to break into the abandoned system and walk it's entire length, taking tons of pictures along the way. It's awesome. Here's an excerpt: For as long as i can remember, explorers have … [Read more...] about Explore the Abandoned Mail Rail Underground Railway Line in London – This is Awesome!
We've scoured Flickr for the best tilt-shift pictures of London. Tilt-shift photography is a photographic process that gives pictures an interesting scale. They're not models! It's all done in post processing. Very cool! photo credit: aurélien. photo credit: aurélien. photo credit: aurélien. photo credit: aurélien. photo credit: Mark … [Read more...] about Pics: Gorgeous and Unusual Pictures of London – Tilt Shift London Pics
This is really really cool. The iconic Tube map doesn't represent geography accurately. This is especially apparent on your first trip to London when you realize how far away from each other some Tube stations are. However, to make the system less complex, Harry Beck redesigned today's Tube map to simplify it. But what would it look like if it accurately represented … [Read more...] about What Would The Tube Map Would Look Like if it Were Laid out Geographically?
Many cities have events that define and alter their histories forever, and London is no exception -- it has several. But one of the most important is the Great Fire of London in 1666. Of course, there was no one around to take pictures during the blaze, but it was immortalized in paintings and etchings. We've gathered all the ones that we could find for this post. Here's … [Read more...] about History: Picture Gallery – The Great Fire of London and Its Affect of London’s Development
For Friday - I thought it would be fun to put together a post of lovely HDR pictures of London. They're from Flickr and all authors have been credited. Enjoy! photo credit: StuartWebster photo credit: Bo47 photo credit: Francisco Diez photo credit: Bo47 photo credit: dannyfowler photo credit: Jamie King... photo credit: 4 Colour … [Read more...] about Pictures: Beautiful and Ghostly HDR Images of London
I'm going to be writing more about Jason Hawkes and his brilliant photography of London at night. This video gives you an insight into his process a little. I should be reviewing his book "London at Night" soon. Stay Tuned! … [Read more...] about Video: An Introduction to London Night Photography from Jason Hawkes
The London Olympic Organizing Committee has released some stunning computer generated images of some of the venues for London 2012. Check them out below. … [Read more...] about London 2012: Authorities Release CGI Images of Some Venues
The most expensive flat in London has recently been completed. Located in 1 Hyde Park and developed by the Candy Brothers before the economy tanked - who knows if this place will ever find a buyer. Here's an excerpt from the Guardian about the Development: One Hyde Park, a Richard Rogers-designed group of four 13-storey residential blocks in Knightsbridge, London, is the … [Read more...] about A Peek Inside London’s Most Expensive Flat – £140 Million Cheap