Two mansions by the Grand Union Canal

Another aspect of London: it’s canals and waterways other than the Thames. Two magnificent mansions:

Two London window displays

  The same London street, two shops next to each other, two different concepts…

Four buildings in The City

Many photos have been taken of these buildings, specially the famous Lloyds building, here’s my contribution to them. It is, however, an experience walking around the quiet, empty street  of the banking, commercial heart of London on a Saturday or Sunday.

The Fifth Face of Time

My previous blog referred to the four Faces of Time, well here is a fifth face, following the principle that a river not only has two shores but three according to the teachings of the wise man of the Upper Amazon: The Three Halves of Ino Moxo. In future blogs I intend to represent the various other faces (phases) of Time

Two aspects of Eel Pie Island on the Thames

Eel Pie Island is, as the name suggests,  an island situated on the river Thames tideway by Twickenham. Twice yearly the resident artists in the island open their studios to the public. A ramshackle boatyard is part of the charm of the island with old bits of machinery framing the small artists’ studios along a colourful path. Back in the 50s and 60s the…