This is the famous Petronas Twin Tower in Kuala Lumpur taken on a hazy night. The haze is actually a smoke of the forest fire roaring on Sumatra. It was making the walk very uncomfortable, but played its role on a picture :)
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andante (7092) 2006-01-18 8:50
Eugene, interesting effect you have going on here. It looks like an scene from 'Blade Runner'.
teacozie (1377) 2006-01-18 9:40
Reminds of Batman the movie or something similar. I think it's the effects of the smoke saturated with the light from the exposure. I think from the flood lights at the bottom of the towers where it seems over exposed, versus the blacked out parts of the buildings in the foreground. Good effect and nice pOV.
leonine53 (2850) 2006-01-18 12:26
Magnifique photo, on dirait des tours de cristal.
Bien vu / Marlyse ;-))
anew (582) 2006-01-18 16:26
I heard about this fog created by the fires. Great job for using it to your advantage
Stan (2770) 2006-01-18 16:38
We see a lot a images of the Petronas tower, but you make a great compo with this foreground. The smoke give an very nice atmosphere. Great job.
PS The tower lean to the left
MLINES (12516) 2006-01-18 16:49
Eugene, Good capture. This is an interesting building. Your notes about the smoky haze are useful.
Wahclellaspirit (3961) 2006-01-19 0:55
I like the atmosphere of your image. At first I had thought it was fog before I enlarged the image and read your note.
krysia (4216) 2006-05-05 13:44
Beautiful colours of night.The two towers look so unreal and impressive.Good job.
clic (13922) 2006-05-16 15:30
One can easily imagine Spiderman hanging from a rope, appearing from between those two fantomatic towers!!
Surreal effect enhanced by haze.
- Copyright: Eugene Mityashev (genem) (303)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2005-08-00
- Categories: Architecture
- Camera: Pentax *ist DS
- Details: Tripod: Yes
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): 'more photos that I'd like to remember (VI) [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2006-01-18 8:43