Tag Archives: Milton Keynes

Beauty in the Detail

We are half way through November and in my central area of the UK, Autumn is not yet through as today’s images (all taken on 15 Nov) show. I’ve said it before, and I will continue to say it: there … Continue reading

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Out for lunch

Once every week or two the three of us go out for lunch. That’s me, my wife and the camera. Two of us consume food, the third consumes images. Images, in my experience can be found in the unlikeliest of … Continue reading

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Interplay

Last week I posted an image (click here to see it) of a new Shopping Mall, known as MK1 Shopping Park, on the southern edge of Milton Keynes, on Stadium Way near Stadium MK. Click on any image in this … Continue reading

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Stripes and Leaves

Modern Architecture needs light to really bring it to life. That may seem a statement of the obvious – everything we photograph depends on light. But what is special about Modern Architecture is that the materials used are especially responsive … Continue reading

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Blue sky dreaming

This image was taken 2-3 weeks ago from the relatively warm internal arcade of Milton Keynes shopping centre. Gazing out through the internal reflections and warped reality to the blue sky beyond. A reminder of warmer and brighter times of … Continue reading

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Anyone for Lunch?

A quick Post today to whet your appetites for the weekend. Simple but very effective signage in Milton Keynes Centre, hanging high above the Mall at the entrance to a restaurant area. As always click to enlarge the image.

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City Centre Church

A quick post today from Milton Keynes city centre. Close to the centre is the multi-denominational Church of Christ the Cornerstone, which is shared by Baptist, Methodist, Church of England, Roman Catholic and United Reformed Churches. An unusual situation. The … Continue reading

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Diagonal Lines

Network Rail’s new HQ building in central Milton Keynes featured in an earlier post – ‘Nearing Completion, at sunset’. I ended that post saying: ‘I confidently predict this will be a much photographed building’. I stand by that assertion. If … Continue reading

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The Hatter

Whilst driving I catch glimpses of many things – views, buildings, objects that I would like to take a closer look at. But as the driver (almost always) I don’t get much chance to take a detailed look as we … Continue reading

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Poster People

Last week seemed a strange week – the temperatures suggested Spring but the countryside was disinclined to acknowledge that Spring might have arrived [see my comments in last Friday’s post, ‘In the Spirit of Optimism’]. Bereft of nature’s colours I … Continue reading

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