Category Archives: Venues

Venues I’ve visited with the specific intention of taking photos. They have been chosen out of general interest or in response to a recommendation.

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Mersea Island

These are some random pictures taken on Mersea Island last weekend. It’s an island by virtue of being cut off from the rest of Essex twice a day for about one week every month when […]

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Abney Park Cemetery

Abney Park is one of the so called “Magnificent Seven” cemeteries built around London between 1832 and 1841. They were privately owned cemeteries built to reduce the pressure in parish churches in London. Abney Park was completed […]

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St Dunstan in the East

Edmonton Camera Club have arranged a visit to St Dunstan in the East but I have the privilege of being invited to a cousin’s wedding (well, cousin once removed). Although I can’t be there it did […]

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Pictures around Southwark Bridge

“Is there anything special happening?” The camera was sitting on a tripod and pointed along the Thames from Southwark Bridge. I explained that we were just out taking some pictures of local landmarks including scenes around […]

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London Wetland Centre

Pictures from the London Wetland Centre in Barnes. A great day for photographers and bird watchers.

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Evening shoot at Copped Hall

A few weeks ago I had a great evening visit to Copped Hall with some photographers from Edmonton Camera Club. Copped Hall is a Georgian mansion close to Epping in Essex which can be seen from the […]

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Crossrail Place Roof Garden

Crossrail Place Roof Garden

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Why the Penguins have flown from the Penguin Pool

Why go to London Zoo? Is it for animals or architecture? That might not be such a daft question. The Zoological Society of London site in Regents Park, London Zoo, is probably where you would go and […]

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