Dubai Fountain

 

MarinaDubai fountain lake tranquil under a first quarter moon
  • Aperture: ƒ/4
  • Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
  • Taken: 29 December, 2011
  • Focal length: 24mm
  • ISO: 3200
  • Shutter speed: 1/5s

Near Heritage House at dusk

 

MadinatAfter walking along the creek front we came to the rulers court and some traditional building surrounding it.
  • Aperture: ƒ/16
  • Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
  • Taken: 29 December, 2011
  • Focal length: 24mm
  • ISO: 3200
  • Shutter speed: 1/15s

Dhow on Dubai Creek

The traffic is crazy

A dhow passing our abra crossing the Dubai creek.
  • Aperture: ƒ/4.5
  • Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
  • Taken: 29 December, 2011
  • Focal length: 24mm
  • ISO: 500
  • Shutter speed: 1/320s

Dubai Creek

 

Docked dhowsRolex towers in the background and dhows at the docks on Dubai Creek
  • Aperture: ƒ/16
  • Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
  • Taken: 29 December, 2011
  • Focal length: 80mm
  • ISO: 640
  • Shutter speed: 1/80s

Abra ke dodo

 

These guys work round the clockAccording to The National newspaper in the UAE some of these drivers are working 18hr days 6 days a week. Falling asleep on a break is entirely understandable.
  • Aperture: ƒ/16
  • Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
  • Taken: 29 December, 2011
  • Focal length: 73mm
  • ISO: 400
  • Shutter speed: 1/80s

Mobile mobile tower

Mobile mobile towers dot the landscape

Mobile communications are essential in the Emirates the country with the highest number of mobile devices per-capita in the world. 1700 mobiles per 1000 people in 2007!

  • Aperture: ƒ/18
  • Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark II
  • Taken: 28 December, 2011
  • Focal length: 32mm
  • ISO: 640
  • Shutter speed: 1/30s