Dubai skyline

Dubai | Manuel Alvarez Diestro

Dubai | Manuel Alvarez Diestro
Dubai | Manuel Alvarez Diestro

In his latest series, the Spanish photographer highlights the desert earthy tones that are reflected in the human built mega towers. The series gives the skyscrapers an aesthetically pleasing quality in a city where tall buildings and multilane motorways dominate the social fabric. The city becomes a glossy mirage within its dry surroundings, playing with light, shadows and the building’s repetitive elements.

Photo © Manuel Alvarez Diestro