Look at these amazing pictures of Manchester at its most colourful
"A Manchester photographer has decided to show the world that the city is far from drab - by capturing some of its most colourful parts close up.
Manchester In Colour is the growing hobby project of Manchester-based snapper Mark Whitaker, whose keen eye has picked out parts of the city centre - and beyond - that you've probably walked past 100 times without noticing their vibrancy."
InstagraManchester: Manchester In Colour
"While exploring Manchester, Whitaker often turns his camera’s eye to simple, rudimentary subjects – whether a postbox or tiled floor - and makes them pop with exuberant colour.
We like Whitaker, he's doing the city justice. Let's leave the rain to the drips eh?"
15 photos of colourful Manchester – see the city in a new light
"Manchester may have an undeserved reputation as a grey and rainy city but a photographer is now aiming to dispel those myths with a new series of images of colourful locations in the city."