Category Archives: HDR Photography

Roman Forum – Rome, Italy

The Roman Forum is situated in the centre of the historical area of Rome. There are many buildings and remnants strewn around a large area as The Forum was the centre of Roman public life. The Arch of Septimius Severus is one of the virtually complete surviving architectures and is one of the focal points […]

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Piazza del Campidoglio – Rome, Italy

The Piazza del Campidoglio was designed by Michelangelo, built in 1538, and so is a must see purely because of the designer. The Cordonata steps leading up to this square are of interest due to the idea of the design, but nothing worthy of capturing. What is of more interest though is the alley to […]

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The Colosseum – Rome, Italy

I knew I would pass by The Colosseum as I made my way to the hotel, which was located in the historical area of Rome east of the Tiber. Imagine my dismay when I noticed all the scaffolding. It did not appear as if all the scaffolding was being used for repair work. Upon closer […]

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The Gate – Dubai, UAE

The Gate is in the middle of the Dubai International Financial Centre, which also comprises of The Gate Precinct which are 4 low-rise buildings surrounding The Gate. Buildings in France come to my mind when I first saw this building in Dubai. I’ll have to “photoshop” out the cleaner later. This was a difficult shot […]

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Emirates Tower – Dubai, UAE

These twin towers have been inherited as an icon by Dubai. They are certainly a distinctive shape, whether they are captured in full colour, black and white, at night or in silhouette. I did get in trouble in this area, with security. A tale for another time.

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Business Bay Area – Dubai, UAE

The Business Bay area is just south of the Burj Khalifa and was in development when I walked around it. It is quite difficult to get there and I did have to take a couple of detours through construction sites to get the views I was looking for. I did explore the sweep of the […]

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The Burj Khalifa – Dubai, UAE

I had to admit to myself, it is a pretty awesome building, standing at 828 metres (2,716.5 feet). I was never really going to get any amazing shots of it because I would have needed to have been on another skyscraper to get anything awesome and scouting locations was difficult. Over the week I did […]

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At The Top – Burj Khalifa – Dubai, UAE

Getting a ticket in advance is highly recommended, pre-booking is a quarter of the cost of just turning up. I had visited the local area earlier in the week and had managed to traverse the Dubai Mall maze to get my ticket. At busy periods they do book out early so try and get yours […]

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