December 23rd, 2001

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old versus new in London, England

One of the themes I managed to capture taking pictures in London in November is that of a split personality- there is so much which I would consider "old" or "classic", and the infusion (sometimes with no aesthetic regard) of new architectural elements into this results in buildings in stone and wood which are hundreds of years old being thrown up against new construction in steel and glass. Witness:

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these are some of the pictures which I collected here.
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