London Abstracts

In recent years, however reluctantly, London is slowly complementing its venerable collection of Wren-era skyline with the addition of more and more examples of modern architecture; like a refined competition of the utmost impractical wtf-ery, the oft-hated “Walkie-Talkie” building was once described by the Guardian as a “thuggish comedy villain of a building, which has melted cars and caused winds strong enough to knock people over.” A review so scathing that the only proportional response would be “😍”.

What’s not to love?

That is the question..

Technische Fußnote. The abstract images in this post are made on the Nikon Df using the ZEISS APO Sonnar T* 2/135 lens, a most enjoyable piece of aberration-free heavy machinary. 


Complementary salad

Proof of sun

The Poplar life

L1060550

LU

Advertisements

4 thoughts on “London Abstracts

  1. Some lovely clean use of shape & light Li. i am trying to achieve something similar in regards to shape & light, but using the rough architecture & paraphernalia of a country orientated island.

    1. Cheers Daniel! You can certainly form wonderful abstracts from the country, in fact I may do a “less-geometric” abstract post in the future, should be interesting.

      1. You sure can. The island being a place of workers, you get a lot of rust, machinery, vehicles etc. i wish i knew more technically but i think i get by. i am in no rush with photographer & enjoy it as an additional avenue to poetry, so i’ll see where it leads. If you get around to looking at my photos maybe you can give me some pointers.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s