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Photo © Victor Naumenko (2nd September 2013)
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"Tower Bridge"

Work began on Tower Bridge in 1886, following many years of debate on whether a suitable design could be found to accommodate all interested trades and parties. Until that time, the only real method of crossing the Thames was at London Bridge, which was by now becoming hugely congested. An estimated 168,000 people and 20,498 vehicles were crossing the bridge daily, and not without long delays. There were two main criteria that the final design needed to comply with: firstly, to offer 140ft (43m) clearance for the tall masted ships to enter London pool, and also to allow continuous movement of people and traffic.

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Photographer: © Victor Naumenko (Gallery)(2nd September 2013)
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Tower Bridge

Work began on Tower Bridge in 1886, following many years of debate on whether a suitable design could be found to accommodate all interested trades and parties. Until that time, the only real method of crossing the Thames was at London Bridge, which was by now becoming hugely congested. An estimated 168,000 people and 20,498 vehicles were crossing the bridge daily, and not without long delays. There were two main criteria that the final design needed to comply with: firstly, to offer 140ft (43m) clearance for the tall masted ships to enter London pool, and also to allow continuous movement of people and traffic.
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Camera Make: SONY Model: DSC-RX100
Exposure Program: Program, Focal length: 10.4 mm, ISO: 1000, Exposure time: 1/30 sec, Metering Mode: Multi-Segment, Exposure Bias: 0 EV
Date/Time Creation: August 22, 2013, 12:11 am
ImageID:1179882, Image size: 1944 x 2592 pixels

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Comment by Dave John(2nd September 2013)

Stunning job Victor, amazing detail

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Comment by Vince Hawthorn(2nd September 2013)

A superb set of London @ night shots Victor- well done.

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Comment by Zbigniew Siwik(3rd September 2013)

Excellent

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Comment by David SwannPremier Member! Click for more info..(3rd September 2013)

A superb low light shot; the traffic and pedestrians add life to the scene

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