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Old December 19th, 2011, 09:23 AM   #1
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The Shard Baby's diagram thread

When I was three years old I found love in London and it's landmarks.
When I was four I started using Microsoft Paint 1995.
When I was seven I started using Microsoft Paint 2003.
When I was eight I found Shard London Bridge Tower, 'The Shard of Glass'.
When I was nine I drew my first skyscraper 'diagram', the Empire State Building.
When I was eleven I started following the construction of London Bridge Tower 'The Shard of Glass'.
When I was eleven I found skyscrapercity.
When I was twelve I drew the first of my famous Shard diagram.
When I was still twelve I made my first diagram time-lapse.
When I was thirteen I met Roger Stirk Harbour + Partners.
Now I'm sixteen I have met construction managers, 'professional skyscraper photographers', post skyscraper diagram updates nearly every week, what's next for me...possibly my dreams to be the architect of the world's tallest building.

Welcome to the thread and I hope you enjoy my diagrams :

The Shard - Original South elevation progress diagram (19.12.2011)
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The Shard - Original South elevation progress diagram attempt
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The Pinnacle - Original West elevation progress diagram (19.12.2011)
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Riverside South Towers - Original West elevation diagram
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The Leadenhall Building - Original West elevation progress diagram (19.12.2011) by The Shard Baby 2006-2015, on Flickr

Saint George's Wharf Tower - Original West elevation progress diagram (17.12.11)
by The Shard Baby 2006-2015, on Flickr

20 Fenchurch Street - Original West elevation progress diagram (18.12.2011)
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Strata - Original North elevation diagram draft
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Guy's Hospital Tower - Original North elevation diagram
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The News Building/The Place - Original South elevation progress diagram (18.12.2011)
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Old December 19th, 2011, 11:56 AM   #2
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ALL HAIL, SHARD BABY

REPEAT WITH ME, ALL HAIL...

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Old December 19th, 2011, 12:51 PM   #3
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Awesome job, TSB!
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Old December 19th, 2011, 02:59 PM   #4
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TSB, definitely get yourself acquainted with Sketchup. Speak to pompeyfan, who seems to be the man on that app.
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Old December 19th, 2011, 03:23 PM   #5
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Great stuff Shard Baby.
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Old December 19th, 2011, 07:02 PM   #6
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Keep up the good work.
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Old December 19th, 2011, 07:09 PM   #7
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Your diagrams are always appreciated! Who knows what's next for TSB?
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Old December 20th, 2011, 12:37 AM   #8
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Lloyd's, TSB?
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Old December 20th, 2011, 09:57 AM   #9
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Baby Shard you rock... I really appreciate your drawings on the various threads...

I remember my passion for architecture developed through drawing diags like these back in good old microsoft 'paint', one pixel at a time many years ago... good days
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Old December 20th, 2011, 12:12 PM   #10
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Lloyd's, TSB?
Pretty sure it's just 'Lloyds', as there is no apostrophe between the 'd' and the 's' (check their website).

Do I get a Pilchard Point?
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Old December 20th, 2011, 12:15 PM   #11
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Pretty sure it's just 'Lloyds', as there is no apostrophe between the 'd' and the 's' (check their website).

Do I get a Pilchard Point?
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lloyd%27s_building

I commend your enthusiasm, though.
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Old December 20th, 2011, 01:06 PM   #12
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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lloyd%27s_building

I commend your enthusiasm, though.
Hmm! You sounded like you were talking about Lloyds TSB, not the Lloyd's Building.

Difference.
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Old December 20th, 2011, 01:38 PM   #13
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Hmm! You sounded like you were talking about Lloyds TSB, not the Lloyd's Building.
You need to learn how puns work!
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Old December 21st, 2011, 02:58 PM   #14
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Some excellent work at such a young and early age. Obviously have a talent for this work. Keep it up!
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Old December 23rd, 2011, 01:06 AM   #15
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Well Done. I young lad too
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Old December 24th, 2011, 12:58 AM   #16
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For someone who is the same age as me and has had an intrest in skyscrapers (I became intrested in them when I was about 9 aswell) I wish I was as good as you.

P.S how come you got to visit the Leadenhall Building?

P.S.S My friend's Dad had a major role in the building of the Heron Tower and the Leadenhall Building!
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Old December 26th, 2011, 08:56 AM   #17
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The construction manager, David Hiddleston, saw me with my diagram, talking to some traffic marshals and brought me to see Roger Stirk Harbour + Partners to show them my diagrams.
They then brought me on to site .
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Old December 30th, 2011, 04:16 AM   #18
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When or If you do become an architect dont forget us.
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Draw some diagrams for skyscraperpage maybe? I can't remember how you become an diagram drawer though.

Here are 4 I did before I got bored/realised I was shit.

http://skyscraperpage.com/diagrams/?memberID=13829
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