Sunday, August 26, 2012

Primrose Hill

One of the best views of the London is from Primrose Hill.
Revisited after a long while, how the skyline has changed!

London Mela 2012

The London Mela at Gunnersbury Park, W3 is celebration of
South Asian culture, food and music. There is also funfair.

The big screen is used to show the parade and what is on the main stage.
Here it is the Bollywood Brass Band, UK’s Indian-style wedding band.

The final concert had the Philharmonia Orchestra performing Gustav Holst's 'Indra'
before providing the big orchestral backing for the Bollywood singer Jaz Dhami.

Friday, August 24, 2012

Four Seasons #3

The third in a series of the same subject through the seasons.

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

Xavier Veilhan at Hatfield House

"Le Monument" part of the 2012 sculpture exhibition "Promenade" at Hatfield House.
Xavier Veilhan is an artist who lives and works in Paris.

"Les Rayons" 

"The Shark"



"Marine au Rayons" 

Wednesday, August 08, 2012

London 2012 Olympics

The Olympic rings are installed at Tower Bridge.

The rings add to the views of London landmarks.

The view at City Hall.

One of the big screens set up around the city, showing live sports action, this one in
Potters Felds near Tower Bridge. In the foreground are two of the many Team
London Ambassadors. These volunteers have been a great hit with visitors.