TweetWellington residents are regular spectators to a display of power by the elements. The New Zealand capital is known for its capricious weather and, in particular, its very strong winds. With a number coastal walkways meandering along the city's many bays and Cook Strait, the ocean has always been at the heart of Wellington's charm. [...]
TweetA swell caused by southerly winds washes over the jagged rocks at Moa Point, Wellington, New Zealand. To order a print of this photo, click on the image, or visit The Ocean gallery.
TweetA thick sandstorm shrouds Dubai's Burj Khalifa and surrounding buildings, United Arab Emirates. At 828m (2,717ft), Burj Khalifa is the world's tallest man-made structure. The colossal building was designed by Skidmore, Owings and Merrill a Chicago based architecture firm. Its construction started in 2004 and was completed in January 2010, under the helm of Samsung [...]