This timelapse is called Abraj: The two towers of Dubai, and was created by Philip Bloom on Vimeo. It is 00:06:19 long. The last time we checked (on March 31st, 2015), it had around 280,000 plays on Vimeo


Tweaked version using Filmconvert.

Abraj: Plural of Burj which is Arabic for Tower.

Timelapse video featuring the two iconic towers of Dubai. The Burj Al Arab and the world’s tallest building. The Burj Khalifa.

Commisioned to shoot various timelapses of the Emirate by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Mohammed Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai. This is an edit I put together for myself of some of my favourite shots. Including some amazing views from 154 floors up on the Burj Khalifa.

Read more about it on my blog post here:

Music is by Vaughan Williams: Variations on theme by Thomas Tallis

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