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Old February 19th, 2005, 01:33 AM   #1
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DISCUSS: Best CURRENT European Skyline

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Old February 19th, 2005, 11:16 PM   #2
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How many famous landmarks can you name in this view?






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Old February 20th, 2005, 02:33 PM   #3
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amazing pano... what is that crystal egg beside the river?
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Old February 20th, 2005, 02:46 PM   #4
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what is that crystal egg beside the river?
That's the mayor's office - City Hall, designed by Sir Norman Foster.
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Old February 23rd, 2005, 04:31 PM   #5
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I love this view!

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Old February 23rd, 2005, 11:08 PM   #6
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london probably
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Old February 28th, 2005, 04:47 PM   #7
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ISTANBUL have two main clusters;Levent and Maslak




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Old February 28th, 2005, 08:21 PM   #8
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^I really like Istanbul's skyline, and it was my #3 pick, but what made me choose Warsaw instead is the lack of a landmark skyscraper in Istanbul. Warsaw however does, but this will change in around 5 years when the Diamonds will be completed, then everything will change. However the future skylines have other competition from London and Moscow too, but it's another matter.
in any case, when will we vote for the category?
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Old March 6th, 2005, 01:38 AM   #9
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川添 Kawazoe (riverside) 海斗 Kaito (big dipper of the ocean), in Japanese.
Yo si la ciudad no tiene metro, como que no es gran ciudad y entonces ya paso de vivir allí. Norreport+12000
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Old March 6th, 2005, 03:06 AM   #10
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^the Torre Agbar looks photoshopped to me
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Old March 6th, 2005, 11:35 AM   #11
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Some pics of the skyscrapers in Naples...

[IMG]http://************/215368[/IMG]

[IMG]http://************/21536g[/IMG]

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but, I know, Is not the best skyline in Europe!
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Old March 6th, 2005, 11:47 AM   #12
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Naples is still a great skyline though

That London pano is just awesome ...
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Old March 6th, 2005, 12:45 PM   #13
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Its a commonly known fact that Preston has the best skyline in Europe To hell with Frankfurt, Paris, London, Warsaw etc...

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Old March 7th, 2005, 09:59 PM   #14
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Never would i have said it, but from a few miles away Preston looks alright, dare i say attractive
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Old March 10th, 2005, 04:04 AM   #15
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^the Torre Agbar looks photoshopped to me
It is NOT photoshopped!
This is an image from a postcard, it is scanned!
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川添 Kawazoe (riverside) 海斗 Kaito (big dipper of the ocean), in Japanese.
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Old March 10th, 2005, 11:08 AM   #16
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^the Torre Agbar looks photoshopped to me
yup, we had a discussion about this night pano some time ago... I for one, think it's photoshopped.. it looks misplaced and disproportionated when compared to La Sagrada Familia and the distant small skyscrapers at the left... some people claim its a photo done with a special lens, from really far away... I don't know too much about photography but they say some of these special lens do strange effects with the proportions...

I think it's just an exercise of copy & paste... this is just one of those postcards you'll find in Les Rambles for tourists.. like putting the Eiffel Tower next to the Défense Arche to have all the landmarks in just one pretty picture...
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Old March 10th, 2005, 11:49 AM   #17
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amazing pano of London
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Old April 1st, 2005, 05:33 PM   #18
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I like Madrid's...

But honestly,there's nothing like the view that Desven of Frankfurt's skyline's (taken from the roof of "Zeil gallerie", a shopping mall in downtown Frankfurt)
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Old April 1st, 2005, 05:33 PM   #19
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I like Madrid's...

But honestly,there's nothing like the view that Desven posted of Frankfurt's skyline's (taken from the roof of "Zeil gallerie", a shopping mall in downtown Frankfurt)
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Old April 5th, 2005, 07:15 PM   #20
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Amazing LONDON ! View of London from The Eye is really great !
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