Almost all Maltese buildings are made of yellowish stone available locally. Here's an exception.
New buildings rising at the entrance of Marsamxett Harbour. Hotels, time share apartments, who knows.
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stefanocer (10642) 2007-06-12 6:19
I personally don't like this kind of architecture on such nice coast , The photo is very execute and colours composition and sharpness are good and the title really great .
Budapestman (82620) 2007-06-12 6:28
Great impression. This is a splendid observation and very expressive title. Its a superb POV and very good realization. Excellent shot, I like it very much. Have a nice day, thank you
Nicou (151990) 2007-06-12 6:59
Très belle image,, le boom éconimique bat son plein dans les bords de merc, la photo est très belle, un graphisme parfit.
Bravo et très belle journée
xuaxo (6854) 2007-06-12 7:31
What I see here is too much construction on such a small island. Will the developers transform Malta in a cube of concrete?
Floydian (30970) 2007-06-12 9:00
Good capture here from what we call expansion drift. Who knows what they gonna build here, but at this moment it looks terrible, but once it's been finnised it will look much better.....we hope.
ls7902 (7348) 2007-06-12 10:55
I like your choice of title & your composition too. Nice colors & POV. Regards. Latiff.
Silke (3027) 2007-06-12 11:34
This is so stark and yet attractive in its own right
vinicio (23423) 2007-06-12 14:54
Not my loved Malta of your serie but an interesting image and idea, compliments Kari, great light and colors and nice repetitive square holes.
staines03 (110) 2007-06-14 17:43
I would prefer to call this DESTRUCTION not cubism. The photo shows clearly the uncontrolled construction in Malta destroying its unique landscape.
plimrn (21344) 2007-06-14 20:00
Your perfect framing and detail almost gives the sense of a minature set-piece. I feel like I could reach out and manipulate those cranes with my fingers. It does seem like there is increasing homogeneity in the world. HLJ, Pat
nekoyama (574) 2007-07-04 7:46
I would agree with Stefano and Cyril about this "Destraction". It is sad to see everywhere in the world become "Tokyo"!
However, I think your shot is interesting and informative. Thanks for sharing!
noborders (1010) 2007-08-04 6:03
An interesting and informative view, I like the graphism here - I wonder how this will look like when completed,
giorgimer (34965) 2007-08-14 5:14
very good idea to choose this title for this image.
Well taken shot from the right POV.
What a pity these cubes for that beach!
- Copyright: Kari Tanskanen (ktanska) (29443)
- Genre: Places
- Medium: Color
- Date Taken: 2007-03-06
- Categories: Architecture
- Camera: Canon EOS 350D, Canon EFS 18-55mm f3.5-5.6, Cokin P160 Linear Pola
- Photo Version: Original Version
- Travelogue: Malta in March
- Theme(s): Cranes [view contributor(s)]
- Date Submitted: 2007-06-12 6:05