Dreaming of Dubai – Behind the Scenes

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BEHIND THESCENES

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BACHELOR THESIS

Some Behind the Scenes from my bachelor thesis. January – July 2012. Enjoy.

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JANUARY & FEBRUARY 2012 Planning & Research, first design tests

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FEBRUARY 10, 2012 | 08:00 AM Nuremburg -> Airport Munich


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02/11/2012 | 2:25 PM Leaving snowy Germany

02/11/2012 11:15 PM Arrival Dubai International Airport (DXB)


TURKMENISTAN TÜRKEI

SYRIEN LIBANON IRAK

IRAN

ISRAEL JORDANIEN

DUBAI SAUDI-ARABIEN

VAE

OMAN

JEMEN

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02/12/2012 | 6:45 AM First view on Dubai at daylight out of hotel room


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02/12/2012 | 08:45 AM Starting day one ... so excited!


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02/12/2012 | 12:15 PM Lunch at Dubai Mall


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02/12/2012 | 4:15 PM Databackup at the hotel

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02/12/2012 | 4:35 PM My choice for transportation: the Metro. 3 Euro for a day pass.

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02/12/2012 | 4:58 PM Searching for photo subjects around interchange 1

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02/12/2012 | 6:15 PM Sundown over the persian gulf

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02/12/2012 | 6:35 PM Blue hour, Rooftop Bar Four Points Sheraton

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02/12/2012 | 8:05 PM Sheikh Zayed Road

02/12/2012 | 11:05 PM First day finished. Backup.


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02/13/2012 | 12:10 PM Searching for interesting views on Burj Khalifa


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02/13/2012 | 1:30 PM Observation platform Burj Khalifa

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02/13/2012 | 1:30 PM Enjoying the view on Dubai Downtown

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02/13/2012, 9:31 PM Metro Station Burj Khalifa

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02/14/2012 | 2:52 PM 15 minutes above Dubai ... awesome!


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02/14/2012 | 2:58 PM A view you won’t forget.

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02/14/2012 | 3:58 PM Heading towards Jebel Ali

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02/14/2012 | 5:16 PM Back towards Trade Centre


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02/14/2012 | 6:30 PM Blue hour, Sheikh Zayed Road


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02/14/2012 | 10:30 PM Hanging around with Sebastian Opitz (ablazewithlight.com) in Business Bay


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02/15/2012 | 9:21 AM Walking towards Dubai Downtown


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02/15/2012 | 1:01 AM Outside the city


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02/15/2012 | 1:21 AM Scouting a location for the night


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02/15/2012 | 2:58 AM Lunch at Dubai Marina


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02/15/2012 | 3:08 AM 5 days in Dubai, 10 minutes break at the beach

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02/15/2012 | 3:38 AM Searching for photo subjects in Dubai Marina


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02/15/2012 | 9:38 PM Short stop Metrostation Nakheel Harbour & Tower


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02/15/2012 | 11:18 PM Last spot this evening


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16.02.2012 | 8:42 AM Last Day. Enjoying the morning light at Four Points Sheraton and doing some last shots.

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02/16/2012 | 10:00 AM Last Backup and getting ready for the flight back to Germany


02/16/2012 | 1:49 PM Dubai International Airport Terminal 3

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02/16/2012 | 2:55 PM Dubai International Airport – Waiting for my flight


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02/16/2012 | 4:58 PM Goodbye Dubai!


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02/16/2012 | 5:00 PM Last view on this amazing skyline


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02/16/2012 | 6:08 AM Somewhere between Asia and Europe


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02/16/2012 | 7:08 AM Enjoying the view from above


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02/17/2012 | 10:08 AM Back in Germany, first datacheck


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STATISTICS 6 PALM JUMEIRAH

4 DUBAI MARINA

7

JUMEIRAH LAKE TOWERS

21 11

10

11

6

2

Photospots cultivated area Sheikh Zayed Road

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2

photos per area

3

10

4

5

6

7


0

3

5 KM

HELICOPTER

TRADE & FINANCIAL CENTRE 2

DOWNTOWN DUBAI 1 5

BUSINESS BAY

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03/15/2012 | 1:43 AM First scribbles for the book


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03/29/2012 | 11:08 AM Handpicking the best shots


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04/03/012 | 9:12 AM Structuring the layout for the book


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03/05/2012 | 11:12 AM Finished the written concept


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05/23/2012 | 09:12 AM First testprints

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06/22/2012 | 6:12 PM Finishing the layouts


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07/11/2012 | 10:12 AM The printed books arrived.


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07/20/2012 | 10:12 AM dreaming-of-dubai.com goes live


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07/20/2012 | 19:12 UHR Everything is finished. Exhibition begins.


Find the whole project on

DREAMING-OF-DUBAI.COM

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BEHIND THE SCENES BACHELORTHESIS JOHANNES HEUCKEROTH INFO@PFNPHOTO.COM PFNPHOTO.COM

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