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Dubai Burj Kahlifa tower prom 10/12/2013

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#1 rigel123

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Posted 12 October 2013 - 10:52 PM

Interesting resemblance to the famous sky scraper in Dubai! Don't know if this lasted all day since the sun went behind my house about 2:00 PM EDT.

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Posted 13 October 2013 - 02:13 AM

I was thinking of Mordor when I saw it.

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Posted 13 October 2013 - 04:18 AM

Gone by today, but I certainly see the Burj!

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Posted 13 October 2013 - 06:19 AM

Superb image Warren. I missed this one because I was at work.

Jim, funny how its very similar.

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Posted 13 October 2013 - 07:07 AM

Classy capture Warren ... :waytogo:

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Posted 13 October 2013 - 07:58 AM

Thanks for the comments! Jim, I see that resemblance too!

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Posted 13 October 2013 - 11:24 AM

2nd Mordor :lol:. Spectacular event though.

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Posted 13 October 2013 - 11:27 AM

2nd Mordor :lol:. Spectacular event though.


I'm going to agree particularly with the "smoke" coming out of the top!

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Posted 13 October 2013 - 02:40 PM

Great catch, Warren!

Best regards,
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Posted 13 October 2013 - 06:57 PM

Thanks Arne!

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Posted 14 October 2013 - 02:19 AM

Excellent shot Warren

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Posted 15 October 2013 - 06:35 AM

Beautiful shot Warren, it was spectacular to observe and image.

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Posted 15 October 2013 - 11:09 AM

Thanks Andy and Ray!

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Posted 15 October 2013 - 05:34 PM

An awesome shot. :)

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Posted 16 October 2013 - 05:31 PM

Thanks Larry!


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