May 30, 2012

Wednesday Whim - London in Puddles

all images via Gavin Hammond (via My Modern Met)

I often dream about being able to travel all over the world, and one of those spots is London, England. It's a spot I associate with culture, style and of course royalty. It's also a spot that is often rainy and London-based photographer, Gavin Hammond, has captured the beauty of his city through the puddles on the street. 

The photos are ethereal, surreal, dreamy, haunting and most of all, beautiful. In my own attempt at being creative, I have tried to capture scenes I've seen in puddles but I have failed. The photos come out muddy or I'm unable to capture the beauty of what I see. So I'm in complete awe of these photos and how stunning they are. These are just some photos in a series available at Gavin Hammond's Tumblr site.

What do you think? Have you been to London? Do you think these photos capture the beauty?







12 comments:

  1. What a great idea! These pictures are so interesting, it´s funny to explore them and find new details you haven´t seen before!

    Daria from www.cinnamon-star.blogspot.com

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  2. I've never been to London... picture #5 is really cool!

    xo, Yi-chia
    Always Maylee

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  3. I would love to go to London...or really travel anywhere. I have 2 babies so it is hard to travel the world these days!

    Amy

    fashionandbeautyfinds.blogspot.com

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  5. Wow, stunning photos! I've only been once but would be so thrilled to go back someday. I'm with you, I would love to be able to travel more! Have a great day! :) Amanda

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  6. are these reflection photos? AMAZING!
    I like your blog and yuor styles. Was looking through your other posts, you have nice outfits. :)

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  7. Thanks for introducing me to this photography. I've never been to London (sadly) but the images here are beautiful!


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  8. Amazing photography!!

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  9. I saw these on MMM and they took my break away! I wish I could capture reflection like these photos do!

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  10. These pictures are AMAZING!

    XO
    www.pearlsandpaws.blogspot.com

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  11. These are some of the most beautiful and whimsical pieces of art I've ever seen! I would love to decorate my house with these...and the one with the Singin in the Rain photo just takes my heart, it's one of my fav old movies and Gene Kelly is my dance hero :)

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