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dimebag1980    17
It was my guess as well, but having been there, I know there are no highways that run along the front of the building like this - there is a river. That's what threw me. And the pedestrian bridge.

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GRDadof3    1837

That's definitely not Chicago or its suburbs. I looked at downtown Houston and Dallas photos and didn't see a grouping of rounded office buildings like this either. It could very well be a city in China or Japan. The highway running between the buildings does give it a "suburban U.S. office complex" look to it though. :huh: Very interesting. Los Angeles, not downtown, but Century City or something?

I was going to say Boston or Philly, but I don't think they have a big collection of rounded glass skyscrapers like that (?) Minneapolis?

Where did you find it Dozer?

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tamias6    16

I'm going to say Los Angeles. The city and metro have clusters of large skyscrapers spread through out the area. Also looking at pictures of the LA metro area, I have seen Highways running through a cluster of skyscrapers.

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Dozer    0
If you look there's also a road going under the building to the right. Bottom right corner. My guess would be an asian city.

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GRDadof3    1837
I found it being used as a background on a MySpace profile, and it really piqued my curiosity. I think it may be a German city actually. Asian, maybe, but in the glass you can see some letters being reflected, and they don't look Asian.

I pride myself on my ability to recognize a city, but this one is driving me absolutely nuts. :wacko:

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GRDadof3    1837

Got it! It's the financial/business district in Paris around the La Defense de Paris statue.

More at Wikipedia:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/La_D%C3%A9fense

And the site where I first found it, about 2/3's of the way down:

http://www.ketchum.org/bridges.html

Apparently the bridge is called the "Japan Bridge". Used the google keywords "urban pedestrian bridge" to find it, second page:

http://images.google.com/images?svnum=10&a...G=Search+Images

Woot!

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Dozer    0
Got it! It's the financial/business district in Paris around the La Defense de Paris statue.

More at Wikipedia:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/La_D%C3%A9fense

And the site where I first found it, about 2/3's of the way down:

http://www.ketchum.org/bridges.html

Apparently the bridge is called the "Japan Bridge". Used the google keywords "urban pedestrian bridge" to find it, second page:

http://images.google.com/images?svnum=10&a...G=Search+Images

Woot!

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GRDadof3    1837
You are awesome!!! Thank you so much... how did you ever find it?? What did you use as search queries? Was it just chance you came accross it?

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Mith242    69
Got it! It's the financial/business district in Paris around the La Defense de Paris statue.

More at Wikipedia:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/La_D%C3%A9fense

And the site where I first found it, about 2/3's of the way down:

http://www.ketchum.org/bridges.html

Apparently the bridge is called the "Japan Bridge". Used the google keywords "urban pedestrian bridge" to find it, second page:

http://images.google.com/images?svnum=10&a...G=Search+Images

Woot!

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Frankie811    0

Well that was fun and interesting. Perhaps someone else has a mystery photo out there of a city that they can't recognize. Perhaps we can do this on a weekly basis. :lol:

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Dozer    0
Well that was fun and interesting. Perhaps someone else has a mystery photo out there of a city that they can't recognize. Perhaps we can do this on a weekly basis. :lol:

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