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Old Posted Jan 22, 2011, 9:45 PM
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Saskatchewan / Manitoba Skyline Thread

Anyone got shots of the skylines around our two provinces?
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Old Posted Jan 22, 2011, 11:48 PM
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all of my skyline shots can be found here http://www.flickr.com/search/?q=skyl...61%40N00&s=rec
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Old Posted Jan 24, 2011, 7:57 PM
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One of my favs from this past summer.

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Old Posted Jan 24, 2011, 8:21 PM
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Regina downtown at 8am in the middle of January, 8 storeys up.

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Old Posted Jan 24, 2011, 9:56 PM
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Regina sure has a mighty impressive skyline for a city its size!
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Old Posted Jan 24, 2011, 10:34 PM
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Regina sure has a mighty impressive skyline for a city its size!
It sure does...and by the end of this year, there should be a couple new buildings showing up and making their presence known.

The crane is being assembled at the Harvard Tower 3. And Capital Pointe is going to be demoloshing the old plains in a couple weeks to begin that tower.
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Old Posted Jan 24, 2011, 11:45 PM
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^ I would love to make it down next summer, if possible.

What I like about Regina, is cause it all of a sudden pops out of nowhere, it makes an impression on you.

I bet a lot of Saskatchewaners have been drawing comparisons between Calgary & Edmonton for how Sask's two big cities will evolve...seems to be a similar trend so far, with the northern cities larger, but the southern ones ultimately catching the corporate support and ultimately becoming bigger in the end. I suppose the difference here is Regina is the provincial capital vs Edmonton (south vs north for my hypothesis)

I really want to hit up Regina & Saskatoon.
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Old Posted Jan 24, 2011, 11:46 PM
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One of my favs from this past summer.

this pic is stunning. great capture!
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Old Posted Jan 25, 2011, 12:52 AM
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It sure does...and by the end of this year, there should be a couple new buildings showing up and making their presence known.

The crane is being assembled at the Harvard Tower 3. And Capital Pointe is going to be demoloshing the old plains in a couple weeks to begin that tower.
There isn't much competition in Saskatchewan in respect to Regina's skyline. It now looks like it's Regina's time to shine, Saskaboom was so 90's!
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Old Posted Jan 25, 2011, 4:06 PM
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Here are some of mine of Saskatoon - various times over the last 5 years.







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Regina sure has a mighty impressive skyline for a city its size!
I was gonna say the same exact thing.
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I was gonna say the same exact thing.
there are some major towers that are going to be built , there is rumor of a new massive office , tower regina is changing right before our very eyes
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Old Posted Jan 25, 2011, 7:48 PM
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Here are some of my favourite Regina skyline shots that I've taken over the past couple years.









(photos by moi)
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Old Posted Jan 25, 2011, 7:49 PM
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Not to say Saskatoon is no slouch either, but Regina's is still stunning to me. It can contend with Winnipeg! (from a skyline perspective )
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Oh nice pics Migs!!!!

Love the mosaic shot
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Yup, gotta say that Regina has one nice skyline, especially for a city it's size. Aside from Halifax, I would say it's the best in its category. Keep up the good work guys, you're doing well! And nice pictures from everyone too!
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there are some major towers that are going to be built , there is rumor of a new massive office , tower regina is changing right before our very eyes
Do you know how many stories its gonna be yet?

Nice pics Migs!
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Do you know how many stories its gonna be yet?

Nice pics Migs!
Harvard 3 was reduced to 18 from 20.

Capital Pointe is 25.

Cantebury Tower is 27 (this is still just proposed).
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