London in pictures

Our great city may not always be pretty, but it's never less than fascinating



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London Eye: Michael Goldrei

Playful, quirky shots capture a city full of humour and life

16 then-and-now images of London bridges

Discover the unseen history of the city's favourite Thames traversers

22 ethereal photos of London

A distinctive process reveals a city at its ghostliest

52 old photos of Underground life

Bob Mazzer's work reveals a nostalgia-stirring portrait of London life in the '70s and '80s

Covent Garden: then and now

From apples to iPhones, look back on the West End's colourful history

Chris Brink

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London eye: Chris Brink

A celebration of the city's architecture by a self-taught South African

London eye: Edo Zollo

A noir-infused look at a city up past its bedtime

London eye: Umbreen Hafeez

The hobbyist photographer's peaceful shots are a love letter to the city – and the river that runs through it

London transport's 10 greatest designs

From intuitive maps to bafflingly brilliant feats of engineering, the people behind our buses and tubes never cease to amaze

London tube stations: then and now

Ever wondered what your great great grandad's commute looked like?

Iconic images from the Olympic Games

Discover the history of the Olympic Games through its most famous pictures.
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Haunted London

Look at images of scary venues and haunted places in London with Time Out's guide to the best spooky spots in the capital.
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London street photography

Browse pictures showing a selection of street images throughout history from the Museum of London.
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