Today’s post features floral-related photographs from a new book called Love London by journalist Barbara Chandler. The book contains over 180 colour and black-and-white photographs which she’s taken in London over the last twenty years.
Each image is accompanied by a quote. For the striking photograph above, Barbara has added:
“The vast city, the mansion house of liberty.” Areopagitica, 1644, John Milton (1608-1674), English writer, poet and thinker
I loved Barbara’s story behind this image of poppies :
‘The picture was taken on a very cold day actually towards the end of November but all the poppies were still there at the base of the dramatic Artillery Memorial, with its Portland stone sculpture of a gun and huge bronze figures.… Read more