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Birmingham

Jon Jones | Birmingham Bull Ring

Birmingham Bull Ring

An image capturing three ages of architecture in Birmingham city centre, from the early 1900's, 1963 and 2006
Jon Jones | Birmingham on a cold wet night

Birmingham on a cold wet night

An image captured in the rain on the canals of Birmingham near Livery Street and the Jewellery Quarter
Jon Jones | Gas Street Basin, Birmingham

Gas Street Basin, Birmingham

An image of Gas Street Basin and Regency wharf showing the Hyatt hotel
Jon Jones | Floozie in the Jacuzzi

Floozie in the Jacuzzi

The infamous Floozie in the Jacuzzi that sits in the centre of Birmingham near to the council house and town hall. Now filled in with earth and plants because the council couldnt manage to plug the leaks!
Jon Jones | Gas Street Basin, Birmingham

Gas Street Basin, Birmingham

Taken from the canal bridge looking over towards Broad Street at Gas Street Basin, otherwise known as Regency Wharf
Jon Jones | Black Country Museum and Peaky Blinders

Black Country Museum and Peaky Blinders

Taken at the Black Country museum in Dudley, West Midlands. Scenes from the TV series Peaky Blinders were filmed in the area to the right. It's a living museum, and well worth a visit
Jon Jones | Window on Birmingham

Window on Birmingham

A panorama of Birmingham taken from the grade 2 listed Alpha Tower, including the Rotunda, Council house, Selfridges and the cranes that dominate the skyline in 2018
Jon Jones | Skyline at night in Birmingham City Centre

Skyline at night in Birmingham City Centre

A long exposure image taken looking towards the Council House, the Town Hall and Alpha Tower
Jon Jones | Canalside at Gas Street Basin in Birmingham

Canalside at Gas Street Basin in Birmingham

Taken from the canal side at Gas Street Basin, an image looking over towards Alpha Tower, the Cube and the Mailbox
Jon Jones | Birmingham canalside at night

Birmingham canalside at night

An image taken of the junction of the canal system in Birmingham city centre near Brindley Place, the Arena, and the Sea Life Centre.
Jon Jones | Three Spires

Three Spires

Another illustration of three ages of architecture in the centre of Birmingham - St Martins Church, the Rotunda and the BT Tower
Jon Jones | Daily life at Gas Street Basin, on the canals in Birmingham

Daily life at Gas Street Basin, on the canals in Birmingham

Image taken of houseboats in gas street basin near the city centre in Birmingham. People live on the house boats in this area, also known as Regency Wharf
Jon Jones | Birmingham City Centre - Selfridges

Birmingham City Centre - Selfridges

A shot of the iconic Bull Ring Birmingham City Centre building, Selfridges
Jon Jones | Selfridges in Birmingham City Centre

Selfridges in Birmingham City Centre

An image of the Birmingham city centre department store exterior
Jon Jones | Birmingham City Centre in reflection

Birmingham City Centre in reflection

In the latest redevelopment of the city, a lot of mirror buildings were added. I'm often to be found wandering the streets at night to capture images, and I liked this one because of the different angles, the reflections of course, the distortions to the buildings and also the light trail from the taxi
Jon Jones | Birmingham Lucas Motorsports Grand Prix day in Birmingham

Birmingham Lucas Motorsports Grand Prix day in Birmingham

Possibly never to be repeated, in the mid eighties Birmingham streets saw Ferraris and other racing cars charging around the ring road. Originally organised by Martin Hone, the actual races continued for quite a few years until the last one was a disater due to weather, and funding was eventually withdrawn
Jon Jones | Birmingham and the BT Tower

Birmingham and the BT Tower

A night image taken looking towards the BT Tower in central Birmingham on the canals
Jon Jones | Gas Street Basin from the Mailbox in Birmingham

Gas Street Basin from the Mailbox in Birmingham

Taken from the balcony of the Mailbox looking down towards Brindley Place and Gas Street Basin
Jon Jones | Birmingham Skyline

Birmingham Skyline

Image of the Birmingham skyline taken from Alpha Tower and looking towards Grand Central and the Rotunda
Jon Jones | Birmingham Skyline looking towards the South West

Birmingham Skyline looking towards the South West

An image taken from Alpha Tower looking towards the Rotunda and the South of the City of Birmingham
Jon Jones | Moonlight over Gas Street basin, Birmingham

Moonlight over Gas Street basin, Birmingham

A shot taken from Gas Street basin looking towards the Cube and the Mailbox in central Birmingham
Jon Jones | Birmingham canalside at Livery Street, used as a Spielberg film set

Birmingham canalside at Livery Street, used as a Spielberg film set

One of the canal tunnels used as a set in the making of the Spielberg film Ready Player One
Jon Jones | Spaghetti Junction, Birmingham

Spaghetti Junction, Birmingham

Suprisingly under Spaghetti junction outside Birmingham there is a lot of wildlife to be found, and it's also an area where keen fishermen are to be found
Jon Jones | The Bear Necessities

The Bear Necessities

Just a spectacled bear ... nothing unusual
Jon Jones | The Canals of central Birmingham in the West Midlands

The Canals of central Birmingham in the West Midlands

The canals in central Birmingham near Brindley Place in the evening. The area is very much residential now, although the Birmingham Arena is very close
Jon Jones | The Canal Bridge, Birmingham

The Canal Bridge, Birmingham

One of the many canal bridges over the canal between Brindley Place and Livery Street.
Jon Jones | The Victorian water culverts of Birmingham

The Victorian water culverts of Birmingham

Below the street of Birmingham in the West Midlands run a complex of Victorian water culverts designed to take excess water away into the nearby river Rea. One night we took smoke machines and pyrotechnics down there to record some interesting images
Jon Jones | Grand Central from above at night

Grand Central from above at night

Taken from above Grand Central and New Street station in central Birmingham with the Rotunda in the distance behind
Jon Jones | Birmingham City night skyline

Birmingham City night skyline

Taken at night looking towards Hill Street near to the city centre
Jon Jones | Serbian Church in Bournville, Birmingham

Serbian Church in Bournville, Birmingham

An image of the ceiling of the Serbian church in Bournville in Birmingham. It was actually built in the 60's and the interior took a further three years to paint
Jon Jones | Ludgate Hill, Birmingham

Ludgate Hill, Birmingham

An image taken from the graveyard at St Pauls in the Jewellery quarter, looking towards the city centre through Ludgate Hill & Church Street
Jon Jones | Selfridges, looking towards Moor Street station in Birmingham

Selfridges, looking towards Moor Street station in Birmingham

This is an image taken down the side of Selfridges in central Birmingham. It's a building hated by many and loved by others and always sparks heated debates
Jon Jones | The Victorian bridge at Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham

The Victorian bridge at Cannon Hill Park, Birmingham

A late afternoon image of the Victorian Bridge at the wonderful Cannon Hill Park between Moseley and Selly Park in Birmingham