London Orbit. 01 of 23

London Orbit

Architectural Photographers London. 02 of 23

Architectural Photographers London.

Orbit Steelwork. 03 of 23

Orbit Steelwork

London Olympic Park. 04 of 23

London Olympic Park

Architectural Photographers, London. 05 of 23

Architectural Photographers, London

Anish Kapoor's mirrors inside the Orbit. 06 of 23

Anish Kapoor’s mirrors inside the Orbit

Ushida Findlay Interior. 07 of 23

Ushida Findlay Interior

Orbit London Interior Photography. 08 of 23

Orbit London Interior Photography.

Upper level viewing deck. 09 of 23

Upper level viewing deck

Architectural Photographer. 10 of 23

Architectural Photographer

External staircase. 11 of 23

External staircase

External staircase and balustrade. 12 of 23

External staircase and balustrade.

Photography of steel staircase. 13 of 23

Photography of steel staircase

Steel staircase and balustrade. 014 of 23

Steel staircase and balustrade.

Orbit staircase. 015 of 23

Orbit staircase

Orbit steel structure. 16 of 23

Orbit steel structure

Photography of London Orbit. 17 of 23

Photography of London Orbit

Exterior photography. 18 of 23

Exterior photography

Orbit. 19 of 23


Steel detail photography. 20 of 23

Steel detail photography

London Olympic Park. 21 of 23

London Olympic Park

London Olympic Stadium. 22 of 23

London Olympic Stadium

London Olympic Stadium at dusk. 23 of 23

London Olympic Stadium at dusk

London Orbit, London Olympic Park, 2013, Ushida Findlay
Architectural photography of Ushida Findlay Architects extraordinary London Orbit, a showpiece structure in the middle of the London 2012 Olympic Park.

Designed in collaboration with artist Anish Kapoor and structural engineer Cecil Balmond, Ushida Findlay Architects were responsible for the architectural components, including the staircase, observation decks with impressive views over London and the Olympic park, and the entrance pavilion, next to Anish Kapoor's massive Cor-ten steel “Bell”.

The Orbit features a staircase down to ground level, intertwined with the dynamic red-painted steel structural elements.

(Architectural photography completed over two days, all images copyright Simon Kennedy. If you wish to use any of these images for any purpose please email me at info@simonkennedy.net.) (All images copyright Simon Kennedy, London Architectural Photographer)