On a night out with the dead

Last Friday was a rainy night in London. The Central line was not working so I had to take the Victoria line to a stop a bit further away from home and walk past an eerie cemetery. I thought that for some reason the usually dismal and happiness-sucking place was encapsulated in a positively nonchalant ambience accentuated by the way it was lit, mustering my courage to (brave the cold rain) I walked into the cemetery, sat on good ole James’ (d 1926) tombstone and took this photo of the church in the graveyard, the trees and the tombstones.



Filed under architecture, aufidius, england

6 responses to “On a night out with the dead

  1. What a magnificently creepy shot!

  2. Chavie

    Eerie yet beautiful! 😀

    What was the shutter speed?

  3. Oh wow, this is a great picture! Love the light over the church bell!
    Excellent stuff!


  4. aufidius

    Thanks Sabby.

    Chavie – thanks, i set it for ISO 80, wuite slow really.

    Cheers Dee.

    Thanks Me-shak.

  5. eerie but lovely picture!

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