Underground

The end is nigh…AKA the stragglers. Having spent since 6pm the night before out and about I started to run out of steam…but not before a quick visit to Southwark, Southbank and The Tate Modern to round off quite a photographic experience

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Moving into the early morning of my overnight photography adventure through London I lost all my companions…no staying power. So I caught the first DLR from Bank and took a quick dash across to Canary Wharf where I collected the following images:

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Had a day in London today with Brian from the Bishops Stortford Camera Club. We had got tickets to visit the abandoned tube station at Aldwych, originally called Strand, which has been closed for the last 20 years.

The station is still used for emergency service training and for films and music videos – Firestarter by The Prodigy was filmed down here.

So, here’s the entrance – we gained entry via the left hand fire exit door.


I was down in London last night to see Stiff Little Fingers at The Forum so I only had my teeny tiny Canon Power Shot which is pretty much the same size as a credit card, just a little thicker.

I grabbed this shot on my way home and was quite pleased with it. It’s amazing how much interest a person and their tiny camera can create – trying to take a shot of an escalator created great interest with a chap coming and joining me to take their own version on their mobile phone.