Royal Star and Garter Home, Richmond

Royal Star and Garter Home, Richmond

Royal Star and Garter Home, Richmond   The Royal Star and Garter Home on Richmond Hill, in Richmond, London, was built between 1921 and 1924 to a design by Sir Edwin Cooper to provide accommodation and nursing facilities for 180 seriously injured servicemen. The site is the former location of the Star and Garter Hotel, ... Read More »

Selene by Hew Locke #selene

Selene by Hew Locke #selene

Selene by Hew Locke   A permanent artwork in Carlilse Street, Soho, London, commissioned by the Nadler Soho Hotel. “Selene is named for the Greek goddess of the moon and of magic. I was commissioned to create a sculpture representing Sleep. I wanted to make a classical statue with a contemporary twist, and was keen ... Read More »

–The Prospect of Whitby–

–The Prospect of Whitby–

–The Prospect of Whitby– (Taken and edited by phonel) The Prospect of Whitby is London’s oldest riverside pub dating back to 1520. The pub was a notorious haunt for smugglers, thieves and pirates. The tavern was formerly known as The Pelican and later as the Devil’s Tavern, on account of its dubious reputation. All that ... Read More »

The Bloomsbury Tavern

The Bloomsbury Tavern

The Bloomsbury Tavern – just after the sunset June 2016 London, UK Sony A7RII + Sigma MC-11 + Sigma 35mm F/1.4   Read More »

Guildhall London #london

Guildhall London #london

Guildhall London Guildhall is a Grade I-listed building in the City of London, England. It is situated off Gresham and Basinghall streets, in the wards of Bassishaw and Cheap. The building has been used as a town hall for several hundred years, and is still the ceremonial and administrative centre of the City of London ... Read More »

St Paul’s Cathedral

St Paul’s Cathedral

St Paul’s Cathedral, London, is an Anglican cathedral, the seat of the Bishop of London and the mother church of the Diocese of London. It sits on Ludgate Hill at the highest point of the City of London…(Wikipedia) Shot taken with Sony a7RII + old Vivitar 24mm F/2.8 manual lens 30 May 2016 London, UK ... Read More »

Walkie talkie building

Walkie talkie building

Walkie talkie building 20 Fenchurch Street is a commercial skyscraper in London that takes its name from its address on Fenchurch Street, in the historic City of London financial district. It has been nicknamed ‘The Walkie-Talkie’ because of its distinctive shape. Address: 20 Fenchurch St, London EC3M 3BY Height: 160 m Construction started: 2010 Opened: ... Read More »

Load More Posts