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The Foxes of West Kilburn

My desk overlooks the West Coast Main Line as it approaches Euston station through London’s inner suburbs of West Kilburn, between Kensal Green and Queen’s Park. Every evening, as the light begins to fade and photography gets difficult, the fox family emerge from their den, hidden in the scruffy overgrown […]


Canalway Cavalcade 2

[fimg id=26497433040] On bank holiday weekend, boaters congregated at Little Venice on the Paddington Branch of the Grand Union Canal for the Inland Waterways Association Canalway Cavalcade. [fimg id=26676546732 size=Medium][fimg id=26496817630 size=Medium] An English village fete for boat dwellers of sorts, with agricultural show-style demonstrations of boating skills and equipment. […]


BT Tower sunset silhouette - photocatalyst

BT Tower

[fimg id=3994410091] I wrote a little while ago about taking the same shot, of the same subject or view, again and again, in all lights and conditions, in Lots Road Power Station. [fimg id=2723600850 size=Medium][fimg id=2422605849 size=Medium] [fimg id=2277283637 size=Medium][fimg id=2274456053 size=Medium] Another one of those subjects, from a previous […]


Flypast

[fimg id=16618502668] At 12:20pm two Chinooks, two Apache helicopters, one Sea King MK4, a C-130-J Hercules and two GR4 Tornados came up over South London and flew low over St Paul’s Cathedral and past the skyline of the City of London. [fimg id=16183741244 size=Medium][fimg id=16618531398 size=Medium] The conditions weren’t spectacular. […]


10 hours at Level 39: Docklands

[fimg id=16131674303] I photographed an event at Level 39, the “Technology Accelerator” on the 39th floor of One Canada Square in Canary Wharf. [fimg id=16560157148 size=Small][fimg id=16746454412 size=Small][fimg id=16559978038 size=Small][fimg id=16559999838 size=Small] In amongst photographing people workshopping how to accelerate technology (or cancer research in this instance), I caught a […]


Winter fogs past

[fimg id=4191541184] I love those freezing winter nights, when everything condenses into one big fog. [fimg id=3357022266 size=Medium][fimg id=3400849003 size=Medium] And the light blurs… [fimg id=3187903194] [fimg id=143152364 size=Medium][fimg id=351952915 size=Medium] And the shapes merge… [fimg id=3192687464] [fimg id=353903902 size=Medium][fimg id=352823582 size=Medium]