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Old January 25th, 2009, 05:35 PM   #15161
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What's being built off the shore just south of the Al Burj hotel? I haven't seen that before.
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Old January 25th, 2009, 05:35 PM   #15162
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What's being built off the shore just south of the Al Burj hotel? I haven't seen that before.
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Old January 25th, 2009, 05:37 PM   #15163
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What's being built off the shore just south of the Al Burj hotel? I haven't seen that before.
Porto Dubai

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Old January 25th, 2009, 06:40 PM   #15164
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Excellent "trick" photography there. I wonder just how big (in square meters) that flag would be if it were really attached to the top of the Burj, and how strong the "pole" and spire would have to be to resist the wind load that it would generate?
I do not think so if it is a photography trick.

It is a photoshoped pic. You just make the straight line and you will find out that the upper part of spire is not straight or in line with the lower part of spire.

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Old January 25th, 2009, 06:44 PM   #15165
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Are you saying these are real photos ?!!
The photos are real. The technique used by 234sale is called "forced perspective". Some other examples:

http://www.flickr.com/groups/catching_sun/pool/

If he wanted to, Imre could make it appear (without photoshop) that his teddy bear is climbing the spire of the Burj Dubai, like King Kong climbing the Empire State Building.

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Old January 25th, 2009, 06:54 PM   #15166
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I do not think so if it is a photography trick.

It is a photoshoped pic. You just make the straight line and you will find out that the upper part of spire is not straight or in line with the lower part of spire.

Cheers!
it is not photoshoped, the flag is attached to the crane, and is just superimposed over BD due to perspective, as with the rope.
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Old January 25th, 2009, 07:08 PM   #15167
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If he wanted to, Imre could make it appear (without photoshop) that his teddy bear is climbing the spire of the Burj Dubai, like King Kong climbing the Empire State Building.
not perfect but ok

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Old January 25th, 2009, 07:17 PM   #15168
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Teddy as king kong... ;0)

but honestly no image manipulation, just the right angle..

its a uae flag on a tower crane,
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Old January 25th, 2009, 07:20 PM   #15169
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I appologize to you for my lack of good memory. Now that Bikes has said it, it was Skytower the one who posted on this topic of hacking. I remember those endless pages of posts about how he hacked into the servers. It's just that my memory didn't serve me well and deviated to your name.
No worries man - thanks.

Cool shots 234.

Altin - obviously the people working on the Burj have plans for what they are working on. I agree with Mithat that there is very few that need the complete plans for the structure. Besides us in here though, only a very select few of the general public have the info we have.

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Old January 25th, 2009, 07:21 PM   #15170
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p.s the moon landings are all fakes.. lol
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Old January 25th, 2009, 07:58 PM   #15171
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Let's guess the size of the flag. Must have amazing dimensions!!!
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Old January 25th, 2009, 08:20 PM   #15172
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Those pics with the Flag cannot be real, have some trick

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Old January 25th, 2009, 08:39 PM   #15173
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If you think that Anomaly actually hacked into the servers like he said he did, I have a bridge in brooklyn to sell you. I wish I could find the old posts where he was telling us about it. They were ludicrous to the point of absurdity. Beats me where he got them, but not from that. Oh, and he's a pathological liar who has already been banned 3 times for it.
Oh, Hollie....the bain of my life these last few years!
You've been the ultimate in Devils Advocate with me these last few years....and yes...knowing a few people in the know and reporting second hand information has made me look like a complete dick on more than one occasion!
I promise to all who have seen my posts these last 6 years that I'm here for the same reasons as everyone else here. Truth and understanding.
I still have vested interests in this building....and my earlier persuits to gain public interest in it's construction were ambitious and in retrospect, foolhardy.
My girlfriends grandfather was head of one of the cheif contractors for the foundation/groundwork and a family friend is a contractor working on the AC systems in the Burj.
It's a bit like the boy who cried wolf too many times and having you hot on my tail trying to shun anything I said became tedious.....but understandable.
However, I did aquire the published information on my website after spending many weeks finding a temporary weakness in the Burj Dubai's management mainframe server (that at the time was hosted by a UK company that I own the servers for) and was highlighted to me when a link found by a Google trawler was sent to me for further "investigating" by a well known and respected forumer here. We could get to the login page but no further....with an open port on the shared server, I found a weakness in no time and extrapolated LOTS of information, uploading the more relevant interesting stuff to my website. Just 3 or 4 long serving forumers where privee to all of what was available and the "full works" was sent to those who could do more with the info than I could.
After stupidly posting many internal papers as they were coming in, Samsung caught on (with a barrage of personal threats) and I removed the info publicly and they withdrew to a new secret server.
I have posted before to naysayers, like yourself screenshots of the mainframe server, and could name (but won't) forumers here who have such evidence in packeges that have been privately mailed.
I'd be happy to answer any other questions you have Hollie, but I sure PM's would be better, as most will not want to read my spawnings any more.


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Fury,

I appologize to you for my lack of good memory. Now that Bikes has said it, it was Skytower the one who posted on this topic of hacking. I remember those endless pages of posts about how he hacked into the servers. It's just that my memory didn't serve me well and deviated to your name.

Hollie Maea,

LOL. Those posts were pretty funny. I will look back and try to find them and will pm you if I run into any luck finding them.
Nobody wants to see those posts from 18 months ago....not relevant to where we're at know...please don't jump on the bandwagon pouring fuel on the fire....if you want the links to the pages that badly...I can PM them to you!

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Sky Tower didn't hack any server. His plans were photocopied, and he probably got it from someone related to the project that had them.

They were not as secretive as people were making them to be (like just a few people have seen the plans and such), you can't build/work on something without seeing in details what you are supposed to do and there are dozens of companies involved in the design, construction and material supplying which makes hundreds of professionals who have seen them or got posses of them.

... and no, i am not talking out of my behind.
Altin, after all these years, you of all people surprise me with these comments.
Yes, there must be many companies involved, and all are sworn to secrecy. I have tried my hardest to give great forumers like yourself (who have happily quoted many of my findings over the last few years) with up to date information.
If you have any more queries, please PM me.
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Old January 25th, 2009, 08:49 PM   #15174
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I still remember the continues PMs you sent me (in another forum) after I posted a certain 'teaser' that was not in compliance with your "findings" at the time. However only one person got the full-size format of that 'teaser' (but only that, out of the full set available), and that happened almost a couple of years later.
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Old January 25th, 2009, 09:05 PM   #15175
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this flag looks unbelievable on top of Burj Dubai....
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Old January 25th, 2009, 09:11 PM   #15176
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the flag looks so clear from so far away...
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Old January 25th, 2009, 09:31 PM   #15177
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Let's guess the size of the flag. Must have amazing dimensions!!!
yea, and the wind must be realy strong to get eh flag in that position
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Old January 25th, 2009, 09:34 PM   #15178
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this flag looks unbelievable on top of Burj Dubai....
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Old January 25th, 2009, 09:36 PM   #15179
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yea, and the wind must be realy strong to get eh flag in that position
Actually there is already a flag in Dubai of similar or maybe even bigger size that the one there would be ...





... if it really was on top of BD.
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Old January 25th, 2009, 09:38 PM   #15180
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Oh, Hollie....the bain of my life these last few years!
You've been the ultimate in Devils Advocate with me these last few years....and yes...knowing a few people in the know and reporting second hand information has made me look like a complete dick on more than one occasion!
I promise to all who have seen my posts these last 6 years that I'm here for the same reasons as everyone else here. Truth and understanding.
I still have vested interests in this building....and my earlier persuits to gain public interest in it's construction were ambitious and in retrospect, foolhardy.
My girlfriends grandfather was head of one of the cheif contractors for the foundation/groundwork and a family friend is a contractor working on the AC systems in the Burj.
It's a bit like the boy who cried wolf too many times and having you hot on my tail trying to shun anything I said became tedious.....but understandable.
However, I did aquire the published information on my website after spending many weeks finding a temporary weakness in the Burj Dubai's management mainframe server (that at the time was hosted by a UK company that I own the servers for) and was highlighted to me when a link found by a Google trawler was sent to me for further "investigating" by a well known and respected forumer here. We could get to the login page but no further....with an open port on the shared server, I found a weakness in no time and extrapolated LOTS of information, uploading the more relevant interesting stuff to my website. Just 3 or 4 long serving forumers where privee to all of what was available and the "full works" was sent to those who could do more with the info than I could.
After stupidly posting many internal papers as they were coming in, Samsung caught on (with a barrage of personal threats) and I removed the info publicly and they withdrew to a new secret server.
I have posted before to naysayers, like yourself screenshots of the mainframe server, and could name (but won't) forumers here who have such evidence in packeges that have been privately mailed.
I'd be happy to answer any other questions you have Hollie, but I sure PM's would be better, as most will not want to read my spawnings any more.
Give it up, Roy. It's not just me any more; no one believes you any more. You lost all of your support when you pedaled that fake Al Burj as the real thing (you know, the thing you got banned for). If you want anyone to take you seriously on this board, I would advise that you forget about everything you've told us in the past and start working at re earning trust. I am not your bane; I don't have any problem believing you. It's just that nothing you have ever told us seemed the least bit true even at a cursory glance. Start telling us some true stuff and I'll be your biggest supporter.
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