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Old Posted Jul 24, 2006, 11:01 PM
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Not to rain on the parade...but how can Dubai possibly absorb all that square footage in such a short time? Who is buying all these condos?
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Freekin sand storms?? Or just construction dust?

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The 3rd? The 2nd?
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The first BD souvenir?
Note: Click on pic for link to store
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Who is buying all these condos?
Rich people from all over the world.
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Freekin sand storms?? Or just construction dust?
Looks like, to me, construction trucks zipping down the road
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Construction pics on ssp/ssc (pics only):
2004
SSP:
Dec: 16th
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2005
SSC:
JAN: 12th \\ 26th

FEB: 5th \\ 14th
MAR:
APR: 28th

MAY: 2nd--#2 \\ 3rd--#2 \\ 10th \\ 16th--#2 \\ 28th

JUN: 1st \\ 2nd \\ 3rd \\ 4th--#2 \\ 10th \\ 12th \\ 16th \\ 24th--#2--#3

JUL: 6th \\ 11th \\ 17th--#2 \\ 19th--#2 \\ 29th-- #2

AUG: 2nd \\ 13th \\ 20th--#2--#3 \\ 30th

SEP: 2nd \\ 9th--#2 \\ 19th--#2 \\ 28th

OCT: 7th--#2 \\ 14th \\ 18th \\ 21st \\ 22nd--#2 \\ 23rd--#2 \\ 28th

NOV: 2nd \\ 4th \\ 13th \\ 18th \\ 20th \\ 23rd \\ 26th--#2

DEC: 2nd \\ #2 \\ 5th \\ 16th \\ 26th--#2

2006
JAN: 6th--#2 // 7th--#2--#3 // 13th--#2 // 21st--#2--#3--#4--#5--#6--#7 // 22nd

FEB: 2nd--#2--#3 // 11th--#2--#3--#4 // 16th // 19th--#2--#3 // 20th // 25th--#2--#3

MAR: 14th--#2 // 18th // 23rd // 27th--#2

APR: 4th--#2--#3--#4 // 9th--#2--#3--#4 // 14th // 16th--#2 // 17th // 19th--#2 // 23rd--#2 // 29th--#2--#3-- #4


MAY: 1st // 4th // 5th // 7th // 8th // 13th // 15th // 21st--#2--#3--#4-- #5 // 27th // 28th--#2--#3

JUN: 2nd // 13th // 17th--#2--#3 // 20th // 24th--#2

JUL: 6th--#2 // 7th // 8th // 11th // 15th // 21st // 23rd--#2 // 24th // 26th // 30th--#2--#3

AUG: 3rd--#2 // 4th--#2 // 5th // 7th // 8th // 10th--#2--#3--#4 // 13th--#2--#3--#4--#5 // 18th // 19th--#2 // 20th // 21st // 23rd // 25th // 28th--#2
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Old Posted Jul 29, 2006, 9:15 PM
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THE RENDER DEPOT:
2003/2004:

Dubai Mall next door:

2005:






2006:



*UPDATE* Sep. 16th:


Supersize:


STR:

supersize:
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http://forum.skyscraperpage.com/show...postcount=1092
http://forum.skyscraperpage.com/show...postcount=1103

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A new BD model I've been working on in my spare time this week.
Should be done today or tomorrow, at least the tower should be done.
Every floor, column, shear wall and pane of glass is or will be depicted.

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3D animation of Burj Dubai. Height of each setback in meters. Desktop sized render.
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Been working on a BD model. It is depicted at 808 meters or 2,650 feet. This is just the first draft. I'm going to tweak the setbacks and add detail in the future.
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Top view: Wireframe of the model:
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Mental Ray renderer tests. I'm setting up the lighting for an almost photoreal look like the WTC. There's also a few teething issues with the model I still have to fix. I can soon start working on the base an plaza.
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Interior of the office skylobby. A portion of it is double height. Exterior: Comparison to ESB: Comparison to my old model:
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http://forum.skyscraperpage.com/show...&postcount=717
http://forum.skyscraperpage.com/show...&postcount=831
http://forum.skyscraperpage.com/show...&postcount=959

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Can't remember if I posted these images here but here goes anyway, sorry if you've seen them before (anyway if I did, there's a lot of progress since then).
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after cliping and pasting and drawing several times..... and thanks to Paint Shop Pro 8, I have made a picture of Burj Dubai in New York...
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supersize:
http://forum.skyscraperpage.com/show...&postcount=677
http://forum.skyscraperpage.com/show...&postcount=702
http://forum.skyscraperpage.com/show...&postcount=726
http://forum.skyscraperpage.com/show...&postcount=752
http://forum.skyscraperpage.com/show...&postcount=826
http://forum.skyscraperpage.com/show...&postcount=901

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^^^ cool update...
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-andisart-/ added to sim city

Judging from the Rose Rotana, looks like pics taken around July 23rd:


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Old Posted Aug 4, 2006, 11:23 AM
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^it's a great job you are doing Slugbelch! Thank you
those are cool updates, you are doing a great job, keep it up!
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Looks like setback 4 underway (SZR side). Only one left to go on that side. Also should see setback 1's yellow stuff taken down since it looks like it's done.

AUG 4:

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nice is there any more updates?
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Thanks for the update Slugbelch

I love this project.
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