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Victoria from the 14th floor | June 2011


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#1 Mike K.

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Posted 13 June 2011 - 02:22 PM

The 834 topping out ceremony gave way to some fun photo ops from the roof of the building's 14th floor.

These photos were taken on June 10, 2011.






































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#2 Nparker

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Posted 13 June 2011 - 02:39 PM

Fantastic photos Mike. Now let's see what we can do with some of those remaining surface parking lots. Unless they become the new standard, like the Cosmopolitan.

#3 Dylan Leblanc

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Posted 13 June 2011 - 02:42 PM

Neat to see the green roof on the Atrium.

#4 aastra

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Posted 13 June 2011 - 02:51 PM

I like the view in this direction. It beats the Harris Green view by a mile:



#5 LJ

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Posted 13 June 2011 - 06:35 PM

Are those the Sooke hills I see????
Life's a journey......so roll down the window and enjoy the breeze.

#6 Nparker

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Posted 13 June 2011 - 06:59 PM

Are those the Sooke hills I see????


Make sure you thank Pam for that. ;)

#7 aastra

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Posted 13 June 2011 - 07:20 PM

Highrise buildings are the mortal enemy of views of the hills, and yet views of the hills can only really be enjoyed from highrise buildings.

#8 Mike K.

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Posted 14 June 2011 - 11:17 AM

and yet views of the hills can only really be enjoyed from highrise buildings.


And while driving an automobile. For now.

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Posted 14 June 2011 - 11:37 AM

Highrise buildings are the mortal enemy of views of the hills, and yet views of the hills can only really be enjoyed from highrise buildings.


Victoria needs its own "London Eye"

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#10 leslie64

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Posted 10 January 2013 - 12:20 PM

Love the pictures, was wondering when photos from this new building would surface. Thanks.

 



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