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Dystopian view of a town!

Loved this programme as a kid, now as an adult, with workers ruled by a whistle and compelled to dance at the biscuit factory site in their free time after work, I see it a bit differently!

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Subterranea Britannica. Exploring underground & secret spaces!

Having an interest in cities, I occasionally visit Subterranea Britannica, to check out man-made & underground spaces to understand the different activities & uses of often private spaces in the past, and in the present! Photo courtesy of Subterranea Britannica.

Mapping the smells of the city!

Watching the U.K. news today, I came across this article about an academic attempting to create a ‘smellscape’ city map. As the researcher reported during the news article: “We spend most of our time walking around, we see things and we

Reflection in a window.

Just a photo from an evening stroll to see how different objects look in different light. This reflected shot of a pier I just liked!

Iconic London Tube Map.

Having used the London underground many times, I became interested in the history behind the iconic underground map. A simple Google search revealed a wealth of information, and introduced another avenue of discovery! Photo credit: TfL from the London Transport Museum collection. 

Lunch atop a Skyscraper.

Came across this iconic photograph when browsing Time Magazines collection off 100 most influential photographs of all time. There is also a short media clip telling the story of these remarkable men!

Changing landscape update.

   I took a walk along a High Street today to see how a familiar landscape will change over time. I took a photograph earlier in the year and posted it on my blog, the pace of change is indeed

Changing landscape.

Was walking to the local shop when this photo opportunity presented itself. I just loved the shapes & colours on the wall, and as I continued walking, I gave a thought to the personal histories that were contained in the

Public space enjoyed by all.

Just wanted to add a few photographs taken 25/03/16 with cheap camera. A public space, on a public holiday, used by the public for their enjoyment, and adding £££££’s to the local economy. Just maybe I have found a location where I want

Prof. Doreen Massey.

Was saddened to hear of the death of Prof. Doreen Massey. Hugely influential during my academic studies with the Open University. Photo credit: The UGI.