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Thursday December 23 2010

Yes, here, as promised, is the proof that I can do squares!!!

All these pictures were taken in October of this year.  I looked at November, but didn’t seem to have any.  Then I realised that, due to complications arising out of the getting of a new computer, they were all still on my SD card.  By the time I realised that I could have used November snaps, or even December snaps, the process was underway, in fact nearly finished, so easy had this process now become.

1.1, 1.2, 1.3 and 1.4 are all architecture.  4.2, 1.3 and 1.4 are good architecture: the BT tower reflected in some nearby windows; the Shard under construction, viewed from Waterloo; the Strata tower ditto.  1.1 is the National Theatre, not such good architecture, hence the need now being felt to make it look nicer by sticking pictures on it:

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Next: Kensal Green railway station.  2.1 weird mirror; 2.2 artistic shot of the sort Goddaughter One likes and would have taken, had she been there; 2.3 the view from the bridge; 2.4 weirdness not in the station but near it, also being photoed by the friend I was visiting (I don’t think those legs were ever a real person):

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Now, some snaps taken in Lower Marsh, home of Gramex.  3.1 a really weird picture combining my legs, reflected in the window, and the legs of a manikin pretending to be Marilyn Monroe with her skirt billowing up, and also a camera on the floor of the window; 3.2 a bike more usually to be seen near the Wheel, with a similarly coloured alien riding about on it; 3.3 china ornaments; 3.4 a favourite eatery:

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And finally some people.  4.1 my fellow Transport Bloggers; 4.2 a very different kind of people picture, an anonymous one (which helps when you don’t have their permission) and also the kind of picture that could only come out of a camera; 4.3 another snap of Jesus Huerta de Soto; 4.4 another Hispanic, this time Francisco de Miranda (and where might that be? I hear you ask – well you’ll just have to click on it):

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The best clutches of little square pix are all of the same kind of thing and are self-explanatory and just go up in one great 4x4 wadge, or better yet a 5x5 wadge, or even 5x8 or 5x10.  Maybe later.  Actually: definitely later.  This was just so quick.

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