Floods sweeping London away

As much as the iconic River Thames is often the subject of touristy ‘I Was Here’ pictures, it can also be a cheeky accomplice for snaps, so we’ve found out. Photographer Rupert Jordan stood in the waters of the river during low tide and placed his camera over the waves so he could capture these forced perspective images of London being swept away by floods. It’s a fine collection of London’s most famous landmarks — like the Battersea Power Station, the London Eye and the Parliament Building — looking like they’re in pretty deep trouble.

Thames River covering London
Thames River covering Parliament
Thames River covering Battersea Power Station

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