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Lockdown London

COVID-19 Locks-down London / UK as death toll exceeds twenty six thousand. Making the UK as of midnight on the 29th April 2020, the 4th worst effected country in terms of deaths. Video footage of London (Harrow, Holborn, Westminster and Trafalgar) in a state of Lockdown. All recorded on the 13th April 2020 using various cameras and techniques.

With the recent addition of the House of Musical Arts to the Royal Opera House Muscat (RHOM), I take a moment during a heartfelt visit to the Sultanate of Oman to pay my respects following the sad passing of Sultan Qaboos bin Said Al Said and check the ‘State of the Nation’.

In my down time I distracted myself with my favourite thing; Photography.

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RIBApix

From Maltby and I

It is with gratitude and humility I wish to thank RIBApix for their acknowledgement and support.

The works of Photographer John Maltby

RIBA Article re: The works of Photographer Gerald McLean

Leadenhall Building, City of London – Curator’s Choice

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The City of London’s Tallest

One may argue I’m being a bit harsh, but of the thousands of buildings designed and proposed by architects each year, only a handful get it right.

Here in The Leadenhall Building, or Cheesegrater if your flippant, or TLB if you’re given to abbreviation, the architect Graham Stirk of Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners (rsh-p), has produced Read more

The Wave, Muscat, Oman

Going Off-Shore

The Wave Muscat, Oman, an off-shore luxury apartment, villa, hotel, and leisure complex, is the first of such in the Sultanate. This Middle Eastern off-shore land reclamation project model was first piloted Read more

Window Onto An Uncertain Future

La Grande Arche de la Défense, Parisdescribed by its Danish architectural designer Johan-Otto Von Spreckelsen (May 4, 1929—March 16, 1987), as a ‘window on to an uncertain future’, marks without closing, the access on which the Arc de Triomphe sits in the heart of Paris.

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Chelsea Pensioner gives guided tour of RHC

New Berths for Chelsea Pensioners

The long awaited improvements to the longwards at Sir Christopher Wren’s brick masterpiece Royal Hospital Chelsea (RHC) is well underway. Read more

photo taken in the french Alps

Three Days of Bliss

Having spent so much time in the barren Jabals’ of Oman, it was with great pleasure to complete an assignment in the French alps. Read more