(Taken with Instagram at London Bridge Underground Station)
from March 2011!
A sneak preview to what The Shard will look like in a lazer spectacular to annonce the opening of Europe’s tallest tower. Let’s see what tomorrow holds.
featuring Tracey Emin’s cover for the June 2012 tube map.
Northern line & Central line + a Birdy
Tracey Emin’s London tube map created for people visiting the captial during the Olympic summer, draws a natural connection.
'above The Shard of Glass'
Another recent photograph from a helicopter above London at sunset by photographer Jason Hawkes.
Here’s his shot
north west from above London Bridge station taking in,
The Shard of Glass nearing completion (bottom centre),
the River Thames (diagonal)
London Bridge, Canon Street Bridge, Blackfriars Bridge, Millennium Bridge (bottom to top of river),
Tate Modern art gallery (left of top of Shard),
St. Pauls Cathedral (right of top of Shard),
Barbican towers (further right of top of Shard),
The Tallest Crane in Europe (at the top of the Shard)
London: You Are Beautiful
In the distance you can see the concrete core of the Shard of Glass, under construction on the top of London Bridge railway station.
This is from Cuba Street Steps to the North Pole pub, and the sun was going down fast.