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    Canary Wharf is a major business district located in London, United Kingdom. Canary Wharf is one of London's two main financial centres, alongside the traditional City of London, and contains many of the UK's tallest buildings, including the second tallest (and tallest completed), One Canada Square. Canary Wharf contains around 14,000,000 square feet (1,300,000 m2) of office and retail space, of which around 7,900,000 square feet (734,000 m2) is owned by Canary Wharf Group. Around 90,000 people work in Canary Wharf and it is home to the world or European headquarters of numerous major banks, professional services firms and media organisations including Barclays, Citigroup, Clifford Chance, HSBC, Skadden and Thomson Reuters.
    Canary Wharf is located in the West India Docks on the Isle of Dogs in the Borough of Tower Hamlets in East London. The West India Docks once formed part of the busiest port in the world. After the docks were closed in 1980 the British Government adopted various policies to stimulate the redevelopment of the area, including through the creation of the London Docklands Development Corporation in 1981 and granting the Isle of Dogs Enterprise Zone status in 1982. In 1987 the Canadian company Olympia and York agreed to construct a major office development on the Isle of Dogs, with construction commencing in 1988.

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    1. j man. 17 months ago | reply

      Congrats on the Flickr Blog my friend!

    2. stevejwaway [deleted] 17 months ago | reply

      Superb monochrome mate, love the composition & concept, great work!

    3. simonGman 17 months ago | reply

      A great image my friend, happy hunting this weekend!

    4. Michael Salmela 17 months ago | reply

      Excellent composition and reflections on the right building windows!

    5. Chris Smith/Out of Chicago 17 months ago | reply

      I need to find some shots like this in Chicago. I learn a lot by looking through your images. Thanks for always sharing them.

    6. Pedalhead'71 17 months ago | reply

      Killer compo, as usual.

    7. _SG_ 17 months ago | reply

      stunning view - perfect processing in black & white

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    8. crozgat29 17 months ago | reply

      splendide !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    9. Edwinjones 17 months ago | reply

      Excellent composition and detail, love the reflection on the right, congrats on getting on the blog

    10. Brian Smithson (Old Geordie) 17 months ago | reply

      Love the framing of this. The clock face appears to be similar to the Swiss clock featured on Apple's clock feature on iOS6

    11. Captain Nikon 17 months ago | reply

      Outstanding POV and monochrome Jay, brilliant as always

    12. Christophe Delas 17 months ago | reply

      Great composition

    13. ruth_gord 14 months ago | reply

      Superb composition and works well in B&W

    14. tama-graphy 13 months ago | reply

      everything looks so much in detail, lovely image!

    15. Luís Henrique Boucault 9 months ago | reply

      Very nice shot! Well done!

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