A rainy day in London Town , January 2007
A walk around the rain drenched streets of central London
(Photos/words © urban75, 6th January, 2007)
Trying out my new Canon Ixus 850IS camera (while my fab Ricoh GRD is in repair).
First impressions: the small size of the Ixus is great, it's fast to start up and the quality of the pictures is pretty good too, but I really missed the comprehensive, hands-on, manual controls of the GR.
The tea bar in Green Park managed to attract a few drinkers.
Umbrellas and rain covers, Green Park.
'Not safe for public use.' Fountains in Trafalgar Square.
A deserted Trafalgar Square in the rain.
Umbrellas and fountain.
National Portrait Gallery.
Relaxing in the National Portrait Gallery.
Funfair, Leicester Square.
Bored ticket man, Leicester Square.
Waiting for the ride to start, Leicester Square.
No takers for the Donkey Derby, Leicester Square.
Foyles bookstore, Charing Cross Road.
Big puddle on Tottenham Court Road.
Telecom Tower at night.