London Photo Walks - Network Rail

Network Rail

Pimlico, London - 2016

Watching trains come and go from such a vantage point is a surreal experience. Hundreds of people sit on each carriage, heading out from this spot to hundreds of different lives and homes. Standing here offers a real opportunity to understand the complexity and size of humanity and your place within it.

With trains leaving and arriving every couple of minutes it would be impossible to get more than two trails at once without overexposing the rest of the photo. This image is a composite of about 8 different photos all captured within 40 minutes of one another to give a complete set of trails over each track. The colours are completely natural, reflecting the complexity of different train classes used by operators at this station.





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Loved by our guests with a 5 star Trip Advisor rating, London Photo Walks caters for all levels of experience and we keep our our group sizes small (6 people or less) so that we can offer every guest personalised, individual guidance. All this means that you’ll walk away with some fantastic photographs and a huge amount of reproducible knowledge.