July 26th, 2007

2020 lack of vision

crystal palace concrete dinosaur joy


a big clue
We're at Crystal Palace, but where are the dinosaurs?
Originally uploaded by Jeremy Dennis.

I'm not much enjoying the time-sink of photo selection at the moment, but the concrete dinosaurs of Crystal Palace (as recently restored by the local council) punctured my jaded sensibilities, helped me through the zen-like patience required by i-photos and filled me with Concrete Dinosaur Joy. They have now a home on my Flickr stream. Click through and go back through the photos to encounter various fanciful prehistorics immortalised in Victorian concrete, including a Megatherium and its tree, a wildly incorrect Iguanodon and a Labyrinthodont being stalked by a heron.

Also, this:
timothisaurus