Dramatic Timelapse Photography Showing the Futuristic Side of Dubai

Much has been said about Dubai’s ultra-modern architecture and the crazy pace of the city’s development. Construction projects that range from the world’s tallest skyscrapers to incredible man-made islands have transformed the oil-rich city from a sprawling desert into a cosmopolitan metropolis. Photographer Sebastian Optiz attempts to showcase the wonder that is Dubai through a timelapse video which is scheduled for release in 2014. In the meantime, he has released a 1-minute trailer for the ongoing project:

Some of the perspectives from which Sebastian shoots are simply breathtaking. From the opening scene down to the last frame, the trailer holds a high promise for the completed short film. Truly, Dubai is a sight to behold.

Dubai Architecture Timelapse

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