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Comments (8)

jhk on January 14, 2008

Nice one Alan! This makes me adjust my mental image a bit, I hadn't realised that there were also roads in between the university buildings. I had the mental image of Oxford being a university with only grass and bicycle paths on the campus, somehow. (Maybe because that's what you see in movies :) )

Cheers, Justin

© Alan Knox on January 14, 2008

Thanks Justin! Yes this surprised me too, there were university buildings right on the main street of the city. It was a beautiful city, the sight I remember most was the bookshop, if it wasn't the largest in the world it sure felt like it!


ian.r on January 15, 2008

Great shot Alan, did you get in the covered market? Very Victoriana!

© Alan Knox on January 15, 2008

Thanks Ian! Yes I had a coffee in the market, like being in a Victorian time-warp! :-)


AlexMatos on January 27, 2008

I always like your "old times" photos, you choose the right pictures to make the B&W or sepia effects.

Cheers, Alex

© Alan Knox on January 28, 2008

Thanks Alex! Sepia seemed appropriate for this shot; as you can see from the architecture, not much has changed in Oxford since only B&W cameras were available :-D


elfbwillow on July 19, 2008

Brilliant image. Where did you take this from?

© Alan Knox on September 24, 2008

Thank you so much elfbwillow, this was taken from St. Mary's Church.


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