London Photo Walks - Spiral


Bloomsbury, London - 2016

Heal's flagship store is a must for anyone with an eye for the aesthetic arts. Wonderful displays of lighting, homewares and other furniture are all set in a Venetian styled Victorian palazzo where each room provides a new spectacle.

The main interest in the building for photographers is Cecil Brewer's spiral staircase. Built in 1916, the centrepiece was recently refurbished with a bespoke chandelier from lighting specialists Bocci which hangs through 4 storeys of exquisite wooden bannisters.

The store encourages snappers to come in and grab a photo of its helical icon so is an great location to get over the awkwardness of taking photographs in a busy store.





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Enjoying our photos of London? Want to create your own? Fashion images of London's icons or walk the backstreets of the East End on a London Photo Walks Tour. Learn all the techniques you'll need to take stunning photographs and discover intriguing history along the way.

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.