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Pic du Jour: Sand Dunes at Sunrise, Southern Qatar

I booked a 04:30 ride yesterday morning to catch the sunrise at the Khor al Adaid, or so-called Inland Sea, that sits at the edge of a natural desert border of high rolling sand dunes between Qatar and Saudi Arabia. I knew even before the pre-dawn light began to appear that the conditions wouldn't be ideal. In fact, each direction featured wildly…
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Doha Nightscapes

Here's a brief series of nightscapes shot in May 2014 in the West Bay district of Doha, the capital of Qatar, per capita the richest country in the world, and one of the fastest growing cities in the world. I visited here a few times before, and the differences are, as you might imagine, striking. To see what this area looked like in 2011, check…
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