Collection by Nigel Plumley • Last updated 5 days ago

Nigel Plumley
The Voortrekker Monument in Pretoria, South Africa: Little House on the Prairie meets colonial violence meets monumental fascist-esque architecture. Very special to the Afrikaner people Pretoria, Zimbabwe, Monuments, Photo Forum, Namibia, Port Elizabeth, Kruger National Park, To Infinity And Beyond, African History

Highlights in and around Johannesburg and Pretoria, South Africa

Highlights in and around Johannesburg and Pretoria, South Africa. Ask most travellers and they’ll tell you that they’d rather avoid Johannesburg if at all..

Johannesburg CBD - Aerial View - Aerial view of Johannesburg Central Busines , Johannesburg Skyline, Aerial View, South Africa, Landscape Photography, Skyscraper, Chess Boards, Scenery, Creative Resume, Stock Photos

Johannesburg CBD - Aerial View - 1B Stock Photo - Image of jozi, portrait: 14285100

Johannesburg CBD - Aerial View - 1B. Photo about jozi, portrait, skyscraper, south, africa, johannesburg, high, urban, joburg, cityscape, apartments, dreamstime, ratmandude - 14285100

From Dortmund with Love - The Yeoville Water Tower in Johannesburg, Johannesburg City, Wide World, Water Tower, Water Supply, South Africa, Gazebo, Concrete, Journey, Outdoor Structures

From Dortmund with Love - The Yeoville Water Tower in Johannesburg, 1913-1914

Many readers will have heard of the discovery of the original Yeoville Water Tower blueprint earlier this year. This discovery sparked a research journey which has culminated in a wonderful series of articles by Kathy Munro (click here to view series index). Below is the first installment which covers the early water supply history of Johannesburg and the origins of the Water

“The Ponte Tower is the tallest residential building in Africa, an unsettling Brutalist monolith. Looking upwards from the inner courtyard of the tube can be an unsettling experience, with only a small patch of blue sky 173 meters above your head. Brutalist, Architecture Details, South Africa, Abandoned, The Good Place, Tower, Photo And Video, City, Travel

Residential building. Ponte. Johannesburg, South Africa.

The most interesting place on reddit.

Aerial view of downtown Johannesburg, South Africa Johannesburg City, Living In Europe, African History, Africa Travel, Aerial View, South Africa, Landscape Photography, Paris Skyline, Southern

16,897 Johannesburg Photos - Free & Royalty-Free Stock Photos from Dreamstime

Your Johannesburg stock images are ready. Download all free or royalty-free photos and vectors. Use them in commercial designs under lifetime, perpetual & worldwide rights. Dreamstime is the world`s largest stock photography community.

The Wilds, Harrow Road, Houghton South Africa, Landscape Photography, Country Roads, African, Park, City, Amazing, Photos, Pictures

The Wilds in Houghton

I recently did a piece for JHBlive on The Wilds. It’s an amazing public park that has lost visitors due to crime. With a little adjustment to security, I think the park has the potential to m…

His Majestys - Gordon Clarke - circa 1960 Johannesburg Johannesburg Skyline, Canopy Architecture, Cinema Theatre, Empire State Building, South Africa, Landscape Photography, New York Skyline, 1960s, Cities

Photographs of Johannesburg in the late 1950s and early 1960s

A few years ago we received a selection of magnificent late 1950s and early 1960s photographs of Johannesburg from Gordon Clarke (via 702). The significance of the photographs goes far beyond a snapshot of the City at the time as Clarke explains:For me they were not just photos of Johannesburg but a poignant memory of what I had had to leave behind.