A not-so-needless shortcut in Birmingham, UK. It runs between New Street (this was taken from that end), & Temple Row.

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  • Rob Parsons
    Rob Parsonsabout 5 years ago

    Nice shot Shelia, like the reflections on the left.

  • Thanks, Rob. When I ventured through it, I had no idea where I’d end up, but Needless To Say, I lived to tell the tale.

    – artwhiz47

  • BCImages
    BCImagesabout 5 years ago

    excellent work sheila

  • Thank you, Steve – I put up my photo of the sign at the entrance to this Unnecessary Place quite a while ago, but never thought about the alley itself. Glad you like it.

    – artwhiz47

  • A1000WORDS
    A1000WORDSabout 5 years ago

    Impressive capture… =)

  • Many thanks, Ron, & thanks for the Watch.

    – artwhiz47

  • sundawg7
    sundawg7about 5 years ago

    Great depth and perspective here Sheila. A splendid image. XO, Ron

  • Hey! Thank you, Ron. Birmingham was full of unexpected surprises.

    – artwhiz47

  • Shaun Whiteman
    Shaun Whitemanabout 5 years ago

    Great depth and reflections in the shot, I love mooching down these alley ways, there are loads in London!

  • Thanks, Shaun – have alley-crawled a little in London, but it was a LONG time ago.

    – artwhiz47

  • ctheworld
    ctheworldabout 5 years ago

    Fantastic DOV! I can feel the cramped spaces

  • Thanks, C ~ it does have that claustrophobic feel to it, but once inside, it gave it up & allowed you to breathe!

    – artwhiz47

  • Jadon
    Jadonabout 5 years ago

    Fabulous shot Sheila, well done.

  • Thanks, Jase.

    – artwhiz47

  • Gene Walls
    Gene Wallsabout 5 years ago

    Fantastic street scene, Sheila! I love the point of view and angle! Excellent photograph!

  • Thanks – there was actually a lot going on in Needless Alley when I passed through; a popular cut-through in the heart of the city. I have also passed through Needle Park in Zurich, but that’s another, rather more unsettling story….

    – artwhiz47

  • CeePhotoArt
    CeePhotoArtabout 5 years ago

    Your cohosts,
    Cee and Chris

  • And thank YOU…

    – artwhiz47

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