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Old February 8th, 2013, 08:40 AM   #31661
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^The Emirates Park Towers look not 350m tall in that pic. They are too fat there.
Wide-angle camera lens distorsion, probably post-proccesing perspective correction too
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Old February 8th, 2013, 01:03 PM   #31662
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never say never but within the next decade it seems unlikely, but after that who knows haha
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Old February 8th, 2013, 09:11 PM   #31663
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Videos shot 3 days ago coming back from Festival City.






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Old February 8th, 2013, 09:15 PM   #31664
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Anyone knows where I can check for updates on the buildings being built in Dubai besides here and emporis??
No one ever updates the Dubai forum it's so disorganized
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Old February 8th, 2013, 09:32 PM   #31665
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What do you mean by 'so disorganized'?
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Old February 8th, 2013, 11:17 PM   #31666
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Wide-angle camera lens distorsion, probably post-proccesing perspective correction too
If you guys are referring to my pic, there is no lens correction at all. It's the view you get from up there.
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Old February 8th, 2013, 11:23 PM   #31667
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Lens distorsion?
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Old February 9th, 2013, 06:46 AM   #31668
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Old February 10th, 2013, 07:21 AM   #31669
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This tower is a true testament to human ingenuity.


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Old February 10th, 2013, 03:04 PM   #31670
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Shot these vids a week and a half ago. Originally posted on the Dubai thread.








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Old February 10th, 2013, 04:41 PM   #31671
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Awesome shots as always guys
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Old February 11th, 2013, 04:41 PM   #31672
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This is the place for Dubai Towers Dubai or ?

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Old February 11th, 2013, 05:16 PM   #31673
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No, the Dubai Towers Dubai were proposed in a new area called Lagoon a few miles to the east.
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Old February 11th, 2013, 05:36 PM   #31674
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Wasn't Dubai Towers Dubai cancel already?
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Old February 11th, 2013, 05:38 PM   #31675
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Yes, the website was already offline 3 years ago.
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Old February 11th, 2013, 05:54 PM   #31676
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"Signature Towers"

Tower 1 (Single Tower)
Usage: Office
Height: 340.8m
No. of Floor: 79
Height to the top of the facade: 350.8m

Tower 2&3 (2 become 1 Tower)
Usage: T2 is for Residential and T3 is for Hotel
Height: T2 is 291.6m and T3 is 238.3m
No. of Floor: T2 is 65 and T3 is 52
Height to the top of facade: T2 is 305.2m and T3 is 250.6m

Lead Design Consultants: Meinhardt (Singapore) Pte Ltd

Architect: Zaha Hadid

Engineering Consultant: Meinhardt (Singapore) Pte Ltd => Civil, Structural, Mechanical, Electrical, and Facade
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Old February 11th, 2013, 10:23 PM   #31677
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Video shot today from Dubai Festival City.

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Old February 11th, 2013, 11:04 PM   #31679
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Those signature towers could have been one of the greatest towers in Dubai in my opinion. Definately one of the best cancelled projects.
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Old February 11th, 2013, 11:08 PM   #31680
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Shot today just as the sun was going down at Festival City.

Burj Khalifa - one tower to rule them all.

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