Dissa...pier

by Jack Mathews March. 19, 2019 233 views

As West Pier in Brighton slowly but surely crumbles into the depths below it is still a hot spot for tourists and photographers alike.

Standing here I can only think of the immense structure that used to be..

Standing here I can only think of the immense structure that used to be..

Life's a beach..

Life's a beach..

What led to West Piers demise is shrouded in much controversy from lack of maintenance, two mysterious fires and many failed plans of revival.

Before I headed to Brighton I had seen some truly amazing photos of sunsets trailing off behind the skeletal structure and was lucky enough to be blessed by such an event!

All here for the same thing..

All here for the same thing..

Last of the light..

Last of the light..

The pier stands up against yet another day..

The pier stands up against yet another day..

Just a short one from me today, thanks for reading! Hope you enjoy my photos as much as I enjoyed shooting them!

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Jay Boggess 1 month, 1 week ago

I'm a real sunrise/sunset "hound", myself! 
Nice shots!

ps...thanks for "following" my blog & "liking" my "Looking west..." image...

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Jack Mathews Replied to Jay Boggess 1 month, 1 week ago

Thanks Jay! I shot this on a weekend away to Brighton in Feb, it was a really special moment especially as the sun disappeared behind the Pier :)

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