The last 50 years have been a difficult time for the city of Liverpool and its people. It has lost its position as a major port and shipbuilder, lost up to 30% of its population and lost most of its engineering industry. But out of this devastation has risen a new vibrant city which is now looking confidently to the future while retaining much of its architectural and cultural heritage.
Most images presented here have been processed by photo manipulation software, some to a degree that makes them almost surreal. Liverpool is a mix of the old and the new - so too with these images.