Based in Dubai. Traveling everywhere. All photographs by Catalin Marin.

Almas Tower #1April 1st, 2012

First of all I would like to thank you for the great response to my upcoming April workshop! There are now only two places left so if you’ve been looking at my images trying to figure out how the Photoshop work was done, this will be a great opportunity to ask me any questions! More details here!

About four months ago I spent two nights commuting between my house and Jumeirah Lake Towers (JLT), shooting a 48 hours timelapse with 3 different cameras from 4 different angles. It was quite the undertaking and the final result is up on YouTube here.

Probably my favourite angle for the timelapse was the view from Jumeirah Islands looking back towards JLT, with Almas Tower (the tall one) right in the middle and I thought I’ll take another look at those shots to post-process one and get it up on the blog.

Shot with NIKON D300S | 34mm | ƒ/8


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