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Uploaded: 11/24/08 12:40 AM GMT
View from the top
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Taken with Panasonic DMC-FZ7, this is the view (through glass) from the 88th floor of the Eureka Tower in Melbourne. There is a description of it on my upload "Eureka!" The section reflected in the jutting window seemed to turn out better than the rest of it.The unusual complex in the centre of the image is Federation Square (also colloquially known as Fed Square) a cultural precinct.It comprises a series of buildings containing a public broadcaster, art galleries, a museum, cinemas, exhibition spaces, auditoria, restaurants, bars and shops around two major public spaces, one covered (The Atrium), the other open to the sky. The majority of the precinct is built on top of a concrete deck over busy railway lines. . . . . Thanks for sharing this great view with me - not for vertigo sufferers :)

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.corngrowth
11/24/08 1:19 PM GMT
Hope you wasn't searching for your car and then shouted: "Eureka.", lol.
Great view indeed and captured perfectly.
Regards, Cornelius.
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::Dunstickin
11/24/08 1:35 PM GMT
Whoooooooo!.... .. ~~Steps back onto Terra firma~~

That's high!....

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::Roseman_Stan
11/24/08 2:11 PM GMT
An amazing mountain top type view.
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.scorpie
11/24/08 2:38 PM GMT
Oooooh, getting dizzy. Nice one.
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.MarianaEwa
11/24/08 4:22 PM GMT
WOW that is high ...lol... Superb capture.
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.muki7
11/24/08 4:42 PM GMT
A great view from up there Lyn. Nice post

Ed
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::sasraku
11/24/08 7:08 PM GMT
Supercalifragilisticexpealidocious is what I say......now I'm gonna puke, way to high for me my friend....lol.
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::fogz
11/24/08 9:20 PM GMT
What a view!!! Have they got a glass floor to stand on Lyn? great shot! - I like the reflection in the side of the building!
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::Hottrockin
11/24/08 11:28 PM GMT
Crapola that's nice!! I just can't lOOk too long as my vertigo sets in...sorry!! I saw the reflections and that's really cool!!

I'd lOOk again, but may pee my pants...and my wife does the laundry and she'd be mad at you!!

8~)
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Why do the pictures come out square when the lens is round??
::johindes
11/24/08 11:42 PM GMT
BLIMEY your braver than me thats for sure. I love the view reflected in the glass as well. There is so much to look at in this upload.
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.gabriela2006
11/25/08 12:20 AM GMT
spectacular view and capture...:)
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::0930_23
11/25/08 1:08 AM GMT
I was hoping you would give us a "View from the Top." Gorgeous Lyn. I like the reflection as well. I didn't realize just how large Melbourne is. I see you used your old faithful camera. Good work.

Tick
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.RenieRenee
11/25/08 3:57 AM GMT
Nice overall job, the buildings really stand out…I really like this.
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::cynlee
11/25/08 4:27 AM GMT
I think the looking up view made me dizzier. lol Love the composition with the reflected view. I find it a statement of the times that that lone church with its heavenward reaching steeples is far outreached by the height of the surrounding buildings. Still it seems to stand out from the rest. Quite a view, Eve. Thanks for taking the trip up to show us the view down.
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.Inkeri
11/25/08 3:39 PM GMT
What a Stunning view..Amazing capture,Eve..
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::braces
11/28/08 11:16 PM GMT
Fabulous cityscape Lyn and the reflection in the building on the right is inspired. Both this shot and the one from the bottom are good examples of modern architecture.
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.TheWhisperer
11/29/08 9:40 PM GMT
Brilliant idea and well executed! Love that reflection on the windows to the right. Well done!
Ann
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=ppigeon
02/20/09 9:40 AM GMT
It must be seen at full size. I like the composition a lot. Congrats Lyn
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