The media say that this is the most expensive and exclusive hotel in the world, I don't know it, because I didn't overnight there, ;-) but I can say that the building is impressive. It is in Dubai, over the sea in the Jumeirah beach.
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gringofil (0) 2003-06-04 14:06
Another wonderful night shot. I like how you included the trees in the frame...adds nice depth to the photo itself. Colors are excellent. Well done!
Aegean (2571) 2003-06-04 18:31
A wonderful night shot of an interesting object...Nice framing and colors...
AdrianW (2274) 2003-06-04 21:38
Nice shot! I might be tempted to increase the contrast a little, and nudge it slightly clockwise - since I feel the sky's a bit pale, and the tower looks like it's leaning slightly to the left. Finally a little more sharpening may be useful. Great image :-D
olli (2091) 2003-06-05 4:54
It´s great that some country is unconventional and rich enough to build hotels like this. And it´s great that someone takes shot like this of it...
benbroug (729) 2003-06-09 13:38
This is absolutely great!! I know how difficult it is to take night shots with a digital camera. This is tops.!!
vbourrut (32478) 2003-06-16 4:36
Nice exposure and great colors, however the overall picture is a bit too dark in my humble opinion, I think you should have tried to shoot a bit earlier in the evening, when the sky is dark blue
dannyc7 (358) 2003-08-09 10:28
great shot of what I hear is a great place ! hermoso!
Didi (59634) 2003-08-09 11:04
L'hôtel à la forme d'une voile de bateau typique à cette région.
cette image de nuit est incontestablement belle au niveau exposition et composition.
The hotel has the shape of a typical sail boat to this area. This night picture is incontestablement beautiful on the level exposure and composition and point of view structures.
dsidwell (9783) 2003-11-23 17:01
Very lovely night shot. I think this subject deserves its centered composition. Very nice! I'll have to save my pennies and stay there sometime!
Jonas83 (277) 2004-03-27 12:12
This is a nice shot. I've heard Burj al Arab is the only world's hotel of 7*, can this be truth? Anyway this is one of the most exclusive buildings.
ydarias (679) 2005-02-22 12:34
Spectacular building, this photo is very interesting and the illumination is very nice
donluicu (24724) 2005-08-03 6:16
*this is a good commercial for this amazing hotel..
it looks so big and beautiful..is it in real?
thx for sharin it..
Stepan (27210) 2005-08-20 4:57
This place is incredible and you captured very well. The colors are very well preserved.
PS : thanks for the WS, even if it's another idea, it's a good one
- Copyright: Xevi Mayolas (xevi) (591)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2002-12-29
- Categories: Architecture
- Camera: Minolta Dimage 7i
- Exposure: f/3.4, 4 seconds
- Details: Tripod: Yes
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Theme(s): Tallest Buildings in the World [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2003-06-04 13:54
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