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Lamp Post Confusion

This is an older photo, but created today through cropping and tweaking the lighting. This is a shot of a whole streetful of lights, using the old 3D–2D ‘squish’ effect as I like ti call it to jumble the shapes all together and make the lamps look light they are dancing together.


Office Book Club: Devil in the White City

By Michael Kowalchuk

Last week marked the beginning of ESKW/A’s newest tradition: office book club. Four intrepid readers gathered to discuss Erik Larson’s compelling work of true crime history, … 689 more words


All change at North Greenwich: station to be renamed in major rebuild with 800 homes but will transport cope?

Plans to rebuild North Greenwich tube station with designs by world renowned architect Santiago Calatrava were unveiled today. 800 homes are included in three linked towers. 905 more words


Beneath the Bridges of Valencia

“Quedamos en el río” (Let’s meet up in the river) is a phrase that is often heard in Valencia but if you are a tourist or a newcomer you might find it difficult to actually locate this mysterious river we go on about. 1,496 more words


Museum of Tomorrow | Rio de Janeiro

“Vida é inovação e repetição”

  (Life is innovation and repetition)

Museo do Amanhã is a science museum in Rio de Janeiro, designed by neofuturistic famous architect, Santiago Calatrava. 191 more words

Calatrava's Oculus and the revitalized World Trade area

For over a decade after the events of 9/11/01, I avoided the area where the World Trade Center had once stood. The enormous gap in the lower Manhattan skyline, achingly obvious from any vantage point, was almost unbearably immediate when felt from street level while negotiating barriers set up for the clean up and eventual rebuilding of this area. 805 more words