Bill Pike water & reflections

water n.
a colourless, odourless liquid

Yet water, particularly a water surface, has so many wonderful effects which are often taken for granted, or not even noticed, by those whose very existence depends on it in everyday life...

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The images on this site have been produced by scanning 35mm transparencies using a slide scanner. The colours and quality of the images may not therefore be representative of the original paintings.

Canary Wharf Tower Corona

Canary Wharf Tower Corona

Size: 1.22m x 0.81m  Medium: Oils on canvas  

Jun-Jul 2011  

Maybe Sir Isaac Newton would have been fascinated when a solar corona appeared in the water having been reflected from Canary Wharf Tower. The Sun was shining weakly through a layer of thin Stratocumulus cloud. Winds were light and the water in Heron Quay was undulating gently back and forth.

Canary Wharf Tower Corona (map)