Over a year the whole city has changed radically...
In 2011 Azerbaijan won the Eurovision contest and - as a routine - took over a hostage of the 2012 event... The president of the country, then, ordered to "prepare" the city for this year's show...
So they did...
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ACL1978 (7507) 2012-09-22 9:58
Almost looks like the city was taken over by an alien race, the contrast is so striking, Jerzy - The inclusion of the old man walking away from the modern buildings and into the past is a fantastic way to reinforce the theme here. Really well composed shot.
Polonaise (5802) 2013-02-08 16:26
A lot for us to learn about Baku. Who could have known...?