Tag : Dubai Skylines

365 Project : Day 118

Lately, Dubai is prepping everyone on what’s to come during summer;  it’s getting warmer each day now and slowly but surely, weather will soon feel like a hot oven ! Gear: Canon 7D + Tokina 11-16 f2.8 Settings: f14 | 1/320 | ISO 100 Post process: Adjusted brightness and contrast using different curves settings Applied some dodging and burning Applied a light vignette Weekend is knocking! /Mike

365 Project : Day 107

I was at the beach around noon time, walking around finding some angles to shoot.  Luckily nature decided to give me clouds today 🙂 Here you go, another Burj Khalifa shot together with the other Dubai skylines 🙂 Gear:  Canon 7D + Tokina 11-16 Settings:  f14 | 1/320 | ISO 100 Post process: Dodging and burning Adjusted curves settings to give me more sky details Adjusted hue and saturation Cheers! /Mike

365 Project : Day 100

This is my 100th picture for my 365 project.  I have posted 100 pictures everyday since January 1st of 2010 😀 I am a fan of color, you can see that on rest of my 365 Project, however on this picture, I wanted a muted look.  I processed it in dual tone.  Just an experiment and playing around with muted colors.  This was taken at high noon around 1pm or something, it just appeared dark because of my 10-stop B+W […]

365 Project : Day 098

Another shot from Jumeirah Beach, overlooking some of the most famous Dubai landmarks, Burj Khalifa and Emirates Towers to name a few. Gear: Canon 7D + Sigma 10-20mm Settings: f11 | 1/60 | ISO 100 Post processing: Applied some perspective correction Enhanced the sky for a dramatic look Used curves to underexpose the image Used different curves settings to adjust exposure Dodging and burning It’s weekend again! /Mike

365 Project : Day 095

From this angle you can see how tall the Burj Khalifa compared to the other Dubai skylines.   This was taken at Jumeirah beach, in the part where there are not so many people around.     Oh man, that building is really tall! Gear:  Canon 7D + Sigma 10-20mm Settings: f11 | 1/250 | ISO 100 Post processing: Enhanced the sky to get more texture of the sky using curves Dodging and burning Contrast adjustment Added a light vignette Take care! /Mike