One of the City of London’s most iconic buildings is 11 this year. The building commonly known as ‘the Gherkin’ is the 4th tallest in the City of London, behind Tower 42, the Heron Tower and the Leadenhall Building (‘the Cheesegrater’), but still stands out as instantly recognisable on the City’s skyline. It counts as […]
Tower Bridge: here you can read about Tower Bridge in virtual tours and see examples of Tower Bridge 360 virtual tours.
Although lacking the history of London Bridge, Tower Bridge is London’s most famous bridge. Named due to its proximity to the Tower of London, it’s an iconic London landmark recognised globally. Designed by Sir Horace Jones and Completed in 1894, the double leaf bascule bridge allowed the passage of tall masted ships to the nearby Port of London. Although the port closed in the 1960’s the bascules are still raised an average of 3 times a day.
When setting up a shoot from a tall building, it’s easy to become absorbed in the technicalities. The kit, the back-up in case of equipment failure, the technical process, waiting for the right weather, there’s much to plan for. And then, there are moments of pure magic for me when the light is briefly quite […]
This high resolution panorama follows the River Thames as it flows past HMS Belfast, the prestigious developments of More London, including City Hall, towards Tower Bridge, resplendent in blue and white following it’s recent repaint. Across the river, in the City of London, many of its iconic skyscrapers are bursting into light as twilight falls […]
The Queen’s Walk is part of the South Bank Centre, a complex of buildings dedicated to the arts located on the South Bank of the River Thames. At the South Bank, there’s the Royal Festival Hall, the Queen Elizabeth Hall, the Purcell Room, The Hayward and the Poetry Library, and is Europe’s largest venue for […]
‘More London’ is an exciting new development on the Thames on the South Bank opposite the Tower of London. The buildings were designed by the world-renowned Foster + Partners architects. Will Pearson was commissioned by the agency, Salter Baxter, to photograph ‘4 More London’ for their client, the law firm, Lawrence Graham. The panoramas showcase […]