Second Look at some London photos
Space Needle B&W by Mike Hope
Space Needle in Seattle, Washington, caught around midday with the sun behind causing a dramatic effect.
Top of the Seattle Space Needle in Black and White
Gehry Seattle B&W Mike
"When Frank O. Gehry began designing EMP, he was inspired to create a structure that evoked the rock ‘n’ roll experience. He purchased several electric guitars, sliced them into pieces, and used them as building blocks for an early model design. EMP Museum".
Space Needle by Mike Hope
Iconic Seattle Space Needle in Washington, USA. Built for the World's Fair in 1962
Fly in to Vancouver by Mike Hope
Flying into Vancouver on a sea plane
Annenberg Beach House by Mike Hope
Walk along the sands from Santa Monica Pier to the Annenberg Beach House.
Nat history museum
natural history museum London
Bath on Avon by Mike Hope
Shot in mid September in the late afternoon in Bath in Avon and Somerset, UK. A beautiful city and historic roman remains. I had this up in color but thought it may be good in black and white! Hope you like it...
Two Towers by Mike Hope
Tricorn Towers in Century Park
Towers by Mike Hope
Century Park Tricorn Towers
Power Path B&W
This is a second rendition of the Power Station with more contrast and and enhancement to bring out a more dramatic look especially in the sky and building.
Stack of Power by Mike Hope
Power Stack at the Scattergood Power Plant near Manhattan Beach, California
The Path to Power by Mike Hope
On the road to power. Heading towards Dockweiler Beach past the Scattergood Power Plant.
Scattergood by the Sea
Scattergood Power Station by Manhattan Beach
Albert Memorial at Sundown
Albert Memorial 2 with HDR effect from five hand held photos into the sun.
Albert by Mike Hope
The Albert Memorial is situated in Kensington Gardens, London, England, directly to the north of the Royal Albert Hall. It was commissioned by Queen Victoria in memory of her beloved husband, Prince Albert who died of typhoid in 1861. Wikipedia
Golden Fog by Mike Hope
Golden Gate from Crissy fields on a foggy September day.
Warming Hut by Mike-Hope
The Warming Hut! Crissy Fields, San Francisco
San Fran Golden Gate Bridge Pop
A little re-work with Background layer effect for a bit more pop!!
Golden Gate from Grissy Fields
Golden Gate from Crissy Field in the fog. Just waiting for it to clear.
Natural History Skylight by Mike Hope.jpg
Taken in London of the historic building of 1881. The skylight is decorated with gold iron work and usually goes unnoticed. There is so much to see that I thought the architecture was some of the most fascinating and a testament for the Victorian and Albert era...
Encounters at LAX
A closer view of the iconic Encounters Restaurant (now closed) at LAX Los Angeles Airpor. Taken in the twilight on the top of parking structure Number One
The Mission Inn - Mike Hope
Riverside, Mission Inn Hotel, Dome in Black and White. Riverside, California
Hot Sausage Company by Mike Hope
Walk Street in historic Roman city of Bath in somerset, England, with hot sausage seller in the background
Coast Guard House by Mike Hope
Historic Coast Guard House in Crissy Fields, San Francisco.
Bath on Avon by Mike Hope
Shot in mid September in the late afternoon in Bath in Avon and Somerset, UK. A beautiful city and historic roman remains
Crissy Fields Historic Coast Guard House
Crissy Fields Historic House, former coast guard station near San Francisco Golden Gate Bridge
Lacma Lamps Mike Hope
Los Angeles County Museum of Art in LA Old gas lamps
Old Redondo High School House
Old Redondo High School Houseafter renovation. Taken and processed in black and white full spectrum
LAX Double Encounters
Another take on the iconic LAX Encounters Tower. The restaurant is now closed. This was at duck and then mirrored.
LAX Encounters by Mike Hope
Rework photo from parking lot at LAX looking towards the Iconic Encounters Restaurant (now closed). Taken a sunset with the sun going down behind the structure.
Century City Buildings - Mike Hope
Century Park East Towers
Gardens by the Avon by Mike Hope
Gardens in Bath by the river Avon
Shoe Shine Man by Mike Hope
This is an old 35 mm slide from Mr. Jack Chernoff's collection that I had the fortune to be able to go through. I really like this picture. I scanned it on an old HP and uploaded as is as I did not want to detract from the original
SpiralStair Mike Hope
Spiral Stair Case taken in Epic systems Wisconsin
Beach Patrol Manhattan
Beach Patrol Manhattan Beach Pier at the weekend. Don't ride you bike!!
Who Painted Petworth House
Petworth House Sussex.
Big Benny and the Jets by mike hope
The Tower of Big Benin Westminster, London, just as a passenger jet was passing by.
Albert HD nigh by Mike Hope
One more rendition of the V&A memorial that I thought you might like! An HD hand held at around sunset!!
Santa Monica Parking by Mike Hope
Santa Monica Parking structure off 2nd Street tken late afternoon looking up. It was Brit week nice afternoon!!
An Ancient window looking out of the Tower
Dark Beams by Mike Hope
Mark di Suvero iron girder sculptures in Crissy Fields, San Francisco. Used a vintage film effect and post b&w to get the effect.
Mark di Suvero Iron Sculpture at Crissy Field
Mark di Suvero Iron Sculpture at Crissy Field San Francisco
De Young Museum Mike-Hope
De Young Museum in Golden Gate Park, San Francisco. Taken with the highly portable Canon EOS-M.
Arrowhead Resort & Spa - Mike Hope
Lake Arrowhead resort and Spa taken as the evening grew dim.
Wisconsin's Capitol building - Madison
This was taken in August 2011 at the granite structure of Wisconsin's Capitol building. Beautiful day. Clear and crisp. A really great place and great state to visit.
Madison City Wisconsin Mike Hope
Madison City Wisconsin
Epic Systems Wisconsin Mike Hope
Epic Systems Campus, Verona, Wisconsin. A fascinating place!
Epic Systems Madison Wisconsin Mike Hope
Epic Systems Madison Wisconsin. 1979 Milky Way, Verona, WI 53593. An Amazing complex over 80 acres with their own dairy farm. Amazing!! Medical Software Giant!! Founded in 1979 by Judith R. Faulkner. You can spend all day here and not see it all. Some wonderful architecture!
V Chair n stars mike Hope
A room at Epic Systems at the top of the spiral stair.
LA Live - Mike Hope
LA Live Nokia Plaza just after the LA Art show
Marine Tower Sausalito
Marine tower shot in Sausalito, San Francisco. This one is in color which pops a little more...
Marine Tower Sausalito
Marine Tower shot in Sausalito during Thanksgiving.
Fire Hall Mike HOPE
Picture of the old Fir Hall in Calico Ghost town near Yermo, California. Taken as the sun was getting low in the sky
Getty Villa lovers - mike Hope
Two romantic figures reflected in the highly polished floor of the Getty Villa in Santa Monica California. Mike Hope
The old Plymouth Gin
Black Friars Distillery, Plymouth England
Century Park Towers - Mike Hope
Century Park - Century City
Redondo Landing - Night Shot
Redondo Landing - Night Shot taken hand held with the Canon EOS-M
Malaga Cove Plaza - Spanish Style
Malaga Cove Plaza, Spanish Style brick and archway. dates from the 1930's. Taken with the Fuji X-20 walk around camera
Epic Campus, Madison - Mike Hope
An amazing complex
The door to Winchester Cathedral
A magnificent Cathedral in Winchester. Over 1000 years old! You can even find the "Round Table" here in Winchester. The ancient capital of Wessex and former capital of England!
A part of Westminster
Winchester Cathedral Stained Glass
Red only filter applied in lightroom.
Parliament, The Wall of Windows - Mike Hope
Part of the Houses of Parliament in Westminster, London. So many windows and detail. Very Gothic!
Parliament is Moody!
A Gothic look to Parliament
The Castle, Tower of London
The castle taken from the moat
A turret in the Tower - Mike Hope
A picture of one of the turrets in the Tower of London. A fantastic place to visit. see the Crown Jewels, the Beefeater Yeoman Guards and Ravens!!
Westminster Houses of Parliament
Parliament is moody!
Winchester Cathedral, Hampshire UK
Westminster, Houses of Parliament
Houses of Parliament, Palace of westminster, Gothic Building, designed by Sir Charles Barry
Entrance to The Tower
Tower of London Entrance Arch
Santa Babara Mission
Capitol Building Madison Mike Hope
Madison Capitol Building, wisconsin
La Boca Buenos Aires
Colorful streets and Tango
Window in Carbo Argentina
Getty Villa WIndow
Beautiful Midhurst UK
Spiral Staircase - Mike Hope
Epic Systems, Stairwell in Madison Wisconsin
Arch Gate outside Buckingham Palace
The Cross, La Recoleta Cemetery
La Recoleta Cemetery, Buenos Aire, Argentina
Cowdray Park Castle
Cowdray Park UK, England
Tried this out with some off camera flash to add extra light
Another Kitchen Shot
Kitchen Shot by Mike Hope
Weavers Cottage - Mike Hope
The Weavers Cottage, Cockington England. Near Torquay in Devon. Great place for a Cream Tea!!
Griffith Observatory Los Angeles
A little bit of infrared treatment after a hand held HDR 3 shot just before sunset by Mike Hope
All Over The World
I took this picture in Ronald Regan Library, Flight Miles wall - Mike Hope
Plymouth Gin - Mike Hope
Plymouth Gin Distillery Plymouth, Devon England
Iron Artt by Mike Hope
Crissy Fields San Francisco Iron Sculpture
Kubrick Entrance - Mike Hope
Picture taken withthe Canon EOS-M outside the entrance to the Stanley Kubrick exhibition at the LACMA. I did a little post grunge to give it this street hard look to it.
Camera A - Mike-Hope
Camera shot at the Kubrick Exhibition with the Canon EOS-M hand held with 22mm f/2 lens. Taken in low light with auto focus (after 2.0 update) worked great.
LACMA Gas Lamps - Mike Hope
LACMA Old Gas Lamps -Taken between the old gas lights out side of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Using the Canon EOS-M with 22mm f/2 lens. Hand held.
Light Reading by Mike Hope
One of the old rooms in the Manor Hotel, Castle Combe on the Cotswolds. Historic old manor house.
LACMA Gas Lamp Mike-Hope
LACMA Gas Lights
Crissy Iron by Mike Hope
Mark di Suvero Iron Sculpture at Crissy Field, San Francisco
LACMA Lamps - Mike Hope
Just a picture of the old gas lamps outside ta LACMA in Wilshire Blvd. There are some great works and fantastic displays. the Stanley Kubrick exhibit is fascinating!! The picture was taken with the Canon EOS-M with 22mm lens.
Shot with old FD 5.6 L series 100-300 mm on Sony a6000
Under the Bridge PinHole K32
Under the Bridge, Golden Gate San Francisco. Pin Hole effect K32
Under the Pier - Hermosa Beach
Under the Pier - Hermosa Beach, California, by Mike Hope on a clear morning walk...
Steel Balls Mike Hope
Mark di Suvero Steel Sculpture at Crissy fields in San Francisco
Mark di Suvero Sculpture by Mike Hope
Mark di Suvero Sculpture at Crissy Fields, San Francisco. Great steel sculptures set in beautiful park and water surrounds with Golden Gate Bridge as the back drop.
Parking Speed Warp by Mike Hope
Parking Structure in Santa Monica subjected to some warp speed treatment
8 A Lobster at the LightHouse
8 A Lobster in San Francisco
Epic Architecture Epic Systems Wisconsin
Architecture at Epic Systems Wisconsin, Milky Way, Verona.
Old Jail House Flagstaff Mike-Hope
Picture taken in the old jail house. Shane Knights Gallery in Aspen Avenue, Flagstaff. There is some wonderful professional photography here. Mostly film and no Photoshop!! If you are there check it out, it's awsome!!
Pasty Shop by Mike Hope
Plymouth Pasty Shop in Plymouth UK by Mike Hope
Carmines Mike Hope
Carmines Restaurant in Caesers Palace, Las Vegas. Taken with the Canon EOS-M hand held low light.
Cantina Real - Hermosa Beach - Mike Hope
Cantina Real Restaurant - Pier Ave - Hermosa Beach - Mike Hope - Cropped with HDR Post
Classic Car Show at Redondo Beach Pier
Rox with Ice Cream
Old 28mm FD on Sony A6000
Roman Stone Writing by Mike Hope
Original Stone in the Roman Baths in Bath, UK, with Latin writing that may be "Corelian" or similar and may relate to the ideal Roman woman "Cornelia" but I cannot be sure...
Hurst the Pool
Hurst Castle pool with old Nikon D-80
Castle Combe old Tea House by Mike Hope
Castle Combe old Tea House in the Cotswold, UK. A magical village that is stuck in time with winding streets and old stone cottages.
Aluminium on Stilts by Mike Hope
A fisherman's hut sculpture made from Aluminium known as Crooked Hut on Stilts, Light Shed by Liz Magor. The harbor in Vancouver, Canada
The Roman Baths
The historic Roman Baths in Bath City on the river Avon in England
Big Eye in Black by Mike Hope
Big Eye London, on a September evening during a concert for Jaguar Ad.
Buenos Aires Street by Mike Hope
Old shot from Buenos Aires, San Telmo area, reworked in B&W film effect
Wyland Whales by Mike Hope
From the site: REDONDO BEACH, CA--Laguna Beach artist, Wyland, who has built an empire on the ecology of the ocean, made it his goal some years ago to create whale murals around the globe. His Redondo Beach Whaling Wall depicts 12 migrating whales. http://www.seecalifornia.com/art/redondo-beach-wyland-whale-mural.html
Santa Monica Pier
The Santa Monica Rides on the pier summer weekend.
Space Needle by Mike Hope
Taken back last September with Sony A7Rii and 24-240mm zoom. The sun was right behind it in early afternoon.
The Links Tavern by Mike Hope
The Links Tavern in Liphook, Hampshire, UK. Notice the pub sign and the lady with the golf club coming out from the sign. One of my favorite pubs.
Petworth on hill by Mike Hope (of )
walking in Petworth park late April
Palce of the Arts HDR by Mike Hope
A hand held early morning HDR shot on hazy day. Using Photomatix enhanced mode.
Tubiby Mike Hope
Urban crazy golf in San Fran. I like this guy!!
Serra's Church San Juan candles by Mike Hope
Serra's Church San Juan candles
USS Midway B&W by Mike Hope
USS Midway B&W with old Canon FD lens hand held at 300mm
Serras Church San Juan candles by Mike Hope
Serra's Church San Juan Capistrano candles
San Diego from Coronado by Mike Hope
San Diego waterfront from Centennial Park, Coronado Island
Del Coronado Hotel by Mike Hope
The iconic Del Coronado Hotel on Coronado Island, San Diego. New upload with fixed color profile for mobile
Spirit of San Diego by Mike Hope
taken from Centennial park Coronado, looking across to the waterfront of San Diego, California
Botanical Building San Diego
The view of the Botanical Building with the Lily Pond and Lagoon in the foreground is one of the most photographed scenes in Balboa Park and a “must-see” destination in San Diego. Built for the 1915-16 Exposition, along with the adjacent Lily Pond and Lagoon, the historic building is one of the largest lath structures in the world. The Botanical Building plantings include more than 2,100 permanent plants, featuring fascinating collections of cycads, ferns, orchids, other tropical plants and palms. The Botanical Building also presents some of the Park’s vibrant seasonal flower displays. From Balboa Park Site: https://www.balboapark.org/gardens/botanical-building
The Castle in Central Park by Mike Hope
The Castle in Central Park at the edge of Shakespeare's Garden by Mike Hope
Zaha Hadid NYC by Mike Hope
Zaha Hadid Architecture on the High Line in New York City. Amazing apartment building...
Twins B&W by Mike Hope
Twins B&W by Mike Hope taken with Sony 24-70mm G
New York Zaha Hadid B& W by MikeHope
Amazing Architecture by Zaha Hadid on the highline walk in New York, close to the waterfront.
New York Apartments of Zaha Hadid by Mike Hope
Zaha Hadid architectural design of apartment building on the Highline walk near waterfront in New York. Amazing structure!
Building NYC bw by Mike Hope
Old Building in NYC while walking along the High Line close to some fantastic modern architecture and opposite you see the old run down apartment blocks.
Canyon Village Adobe
Grand Canyon Village Adobe building
Snat Monica Police by Mike Hope
Santa Monica Pier Police Station Sign