Etihad Towers in the center, rising above the field of fountains at the Emirates Palace. This is Abu Dhabi, capital of the UAE.I took this shot at the cloudy blue hour and my hope was to capture two very contrasting subjects, linked by a vertical theme which binds both halves of this photograph.This is a 5-stop HDR photograph with some minor cosmetic touch-ups. I removed all cranes on the left and right side of the photograph because I found them to be very disturbing.

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