St Giles; Cathedral; Church of Scotland; Royal Mile; High Street; Edinburgh; Scotland; religious; night; light; illuminated; rain; wet; pavement; reflection; Adam Smith; monument; reflection; Castle; streetscape
Reflections on the wet pavement of Edinburgh's Royal Mile
Street performer; Royal Mile; High Street; Street artist; artist; spectator; crowds; people; watching; Edinburgh; Scotland; streetscape
A street performer taking advantage of the closed High Street to perform, having gathered a crowd around him. Later in the year, in August, with the festival, the street is full of performers. But this performer was attracting bank holiday crowds on a sunny late afternoon
The contrast between the old lady begging on the pavement, sitting behing the advertisement of youthful engertic women. To the right a man enters the scene, and above him is the outline of a lady. The youthful ladies are depicted against the Edinburgh skyline with the wavey line adding to the sense of movement and vitality
Looking down from the Mound overlooking the Balmoral Hotel with one of the classic Edinburgh lamp posts. Posters advertising shows at the art galleries which are just below this can be seen to the right of the man.