Umbrellas in London: a rainy summer afternoon in the capital

Umbrellas in London: a rainy summer afternoon in the capital

I like rain (although not at festivals!), so grabbed a few photos on my Lumix LX3 compact camera when I wandered around town on a wet summer afternoon in August.

Umbrellas in London: a rainy summer afternoon in the capital

Piccadilly scene.

Umbrellas in London: a rainy summer afternoon in the capital

A meeting of umbrellas, Mayfair.

Umbrellas in London: a rainy summer afternoon in the capital

Green Park in the rain.

Umbrellas in London: a rainy summer afternoon in the capital

Umbrellas in London: a rainy summer afternoon in the capital

Gas lamp, Green Park.

Umbrellas in London: a rainy summer afternoon in the capital

Umbrellas in London: a rainy summer afternoon in the capital

Empty bench, Green Park.

Umbrellas in London: a rainy summer afternoon in the capital

Umbrellas in London: a rainy summer afternoon in the capital

Outside Buckingham Palace.

Umbrellas in London: a rainy summer afternoon in the capital

Umbrellas in London: a rainy summer afternoon in the capital

Umbrellas in London: a rainy summer afternoon in the capital

Waiting for the changing of the guard, outside Buckingham palace.

Umbrellas in London: a rainy summer afternoon in the capital

A walk across the wet grass, dusk, Green Park.