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Doha’s Bird Eye Views July 2013

  Doha’s Bird Eye Views July 2013 It’s always fascinating to see Doha from above. I wish I could fly. The below pictures were taken onboard Qatar Airways flight to Jakarta last month,…

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Qatar: A Future City as Envisioned by Syd Mead

  Doha, Qatar: A Future City as Envisioned by Syd Mead You may know “futurist” Syd Mead from his design work on geek friendly movies like Blade Runner, Tron and Aliens-but in his…

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Qatar – Zekreet – 18 – 3 Huts and 3 Fire Places by GiardQatar on deviantART

Qatar – Zekreet – 18 – 3 Huts and 3 Fire Places by GiardQatar on deviantART Qatar – Zekreet Mini mini canyon style of Qatar Remains of a set-up for a past movies…

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Scout by Sophia Al-Maria

“Scout” is first of a series called “The Breakers”. They are based on the great breakwaters laid in interlocking bundles along the coasts of the Arabian Gulf. In the late 70s and early…

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The Eclectic Architecture of Doha, Qatar [25 pics]

The Eclectic Architecture of Doha, Qatar [25 pics] Photograph via Alexey Sergeev     Last month I saw a fascinating segment on Qatar by 60 minutes (video can be found at the bottom…

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‘Doha is a colosseum’ (PHOTOS) | Todd Reisz

‘Doha is a colosseum’ (PHOTOS) | Todd Reisz There is no city that has generated such a complex and multi-faceted public campaign for itself. Real-time Doha, however, cannot compete with the city’s media…

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