The Limehouse Basin marina and housing development that was built upon the old docks that operated here until the late 1960's. Located to the east of the City of London the marina connects the River Lee (via the Limehouse Cut) and the Regents Canal to the Thames, hence the presence of the long narrow boats in the foreground. The towers of the buildings at Canary Wharf can be seen in the background as they loom large over the marina.
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gildasjan (43824) 2014-08-29 1:34
Un très bon rendue des couleurs sous cette atmosphère si particulière.Le rouge apporte une excellente touche à cette image.
snunney (107401) 2014-08-29 2:35
The nicely illuminated architecture in its various guises makes a very interesting backdrop for the colourful barges. Superb colours and sharpness.
besnard (57228) 2014-08-29 4:10
Une bonne luminosité qui fait ressortir les couleurs des bateaux aux coques particulières.
Amitiés et bonne journée.
jhm (160851) 2014-08-29 4:42
The boats in foreground are real Jewels.
Your picture is very completely with buildings, boats and a very nice place for take these nice picture.
This is a big contrast picture with a lovely sky and clouds.
Perspective and depth are very pleasant to look at.
Colours and sharpness are excellent done.
Very well picture, TFS.
Have a nice weekend,
annjackman (21903) 2014-08-29 5:08
How this area has changed! The colourful narrow boats make an impressive FG for the new houses and towers of Canary Wharf. Beautifully produced in your recognisable style.
Kind Regards, Ann
Noel_Byrne (33714) 2014-08-29 5:39
Another beauty, the colors of the barges in the foreground is a really magical additn to the murky clouds and the futuristic skyline of the city. You really have captured some magical shots from around London, thanks for sharing them with us and showing this great metropolis in a new and cool way.
Nicou (151958) 2014-08-29 7:07
encore une merveilleuse image et compo quelle vue et image quel captage tous ces bateaux colorés en premier plan et ces premières façades quels tons et les haut building qui ressortent en fond c'est splendide.
bravo et amitié
dkmurphys (65112) 2014-08-29 7:48
Well, I'm starting to love this part of the city. It looks great, I think the prices are also...great :P
Nice colors, well captured scene.
jjcordier (79297) 2014-08-29 23:58
Très belle photo de cette marina londonienne récente, les bateaux au premier plan apportant leurs touches de couleurs vives.
Cricri (126666) 2014-08-30 11:35
Un ciel dramatique ou perce une belle lumière qui fait ressortir les détails et les couleurs, belle présentation
rychem (43282) 2014-09-05 9:14
Wonderful colorful photo with millions details, beautiful sky line and colorful boats in the FG, simply a splendid photo
npecanhuk (78901) 2014-09-06 9:30
Beautiful and attractive picture!
Saturated colors are a real highlight in this one!
Exposure, sharpness, chosen pov and composition are excellent too!]
Many architectural details that are so nice!
I remember when I visited London I was impressed by all the architectural styles that city has and that makes it no boring at all (one of the factors for that, of course)!
TFS - congrats,
- Copyright: Brian Denton (timecapturer) (49288)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2014-08-20
- Categories: Daily Life, Transportation, Architecture
- Camera: Sony Alpha 850 DSLR, Sony 28-75mm F2.8 SAM
- Exposure: f/13.0, 1/160 seconds
- More Photo Info: view
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Date Submitted: 2014-08-29 0:54