Higher Perspective – Photographic Art Prints, Memories and Films
Of all the art prints I’ve created, I must say this photograph stands out as one of my favourites. I wonder, how many people use underground railways every day in major cities across the world, and don’t stop to think how fascinating they are? It’s a whole subterranean world, yet people I suppose just take them for granted.
Growing up in London, I became accustomed to using the Underground (or The Tube as we call it) however it was something that took me years to fully get my young head around. For me, descending the escalators seemingly deep into the bowels of the earth was like a trip into Narnia. It was an exciting realm full of corridors and tunnels and people rushing to get from one place to another. Of course as a youngster I really had no sense of scale so could never really work out how a quick train trip would seemingly send you from one end of the country to the other! [Read more…]