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7 Star Luxury | by Chris Hopkins Images
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7 Star Luxury

Consistently voted the world's best hotel, The Burj Al Arab"7 star" hotel stands tall and proud on the Arabian Gulf. With a beautiful evening sky to complete this scene, it's hard not to be impressed by its radical and flamboyant design.


Due to lack of tripod, I had to shoot handheld with my Nikon D7000/Sigma 10-20mm. Underexposed the RAW file to avoid blur then post processed to correct the exposure levels. A neat work around if you've forgotten the tripod - but only an FX size sensor can produce stellar noise-free results, so this one's a little rough at pixel level.


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Taken on December 8, 2012