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View from the ... 4th Floor

This is a view of Lagos Island from one of the windows in my office. This part of town is so chaotic, sometimes it's mind boggling. Still, there's no place like Lagos.

View from the ... 4th Floor

This is a view of Lagos Island from one of the windows in my office. This part of town is so chaotic, sometimes it's mind boggling. Still, there's no place like Lagos.

comments (18)

Morenike, Lagos is a beautiful place. Show off its beauty. This potrait would be wonderful as a pianting. there are places in Lagos that would be simply magnificent with just camera shots.
Morenike Olagbaju: It's funny you should say that with all the bad press Lagos/Nigeria gets in the international media. However, i agree with you. Lagos (warts and all) has a certain charm to it. It would definitely make a fascinating subject for a collection or exhibition.
  • The enforcer
  • the wormhole
  • 15 Aug 2006, 10:19
was this with a camera phone? get rid of it and use a proper camera
Morenike Olagbaju: should i take this as a slap from the (dreaded) enforcer... (me shaking in my shoes)?
  • blacktinkerbell
  • Nigeria
  • 15 Aug 2006, 11:13
You know how I feel about this picture already. I do not think you should get rid of your camera phone though.
Hey I have the same shot!!!! I didn't post it but now I feel like you've robbed my archive!

Nice work Niki! I'm so happy you are photoblogging with us.
Morenike Olagbaju: I'm sure this shot will do no damage to that glorious archive of yours. Thanks for stopping by!
  • Funmi
  • 15 Aug 2006, 12:25
very nice angle... the grain makes it look like a picture from an old newspaper... dont throw away the camera phone oh!
Morenike Olagbaju: Ah, Miss DG, but i must at some point and move on to greater heights...
  • Leye
  • Great Britain (UK)
  • 15 Aug 2006, 13:18
Niceeeeeeee.. Isint that the Olagbaju residence in the back accross the water. Lekki Ph 2
Morenike Olagbaju: Mr. G, are you sure you have the right Olagbaju...?
  • Suby
  • Milton Keynes, Great Britain (UK)
  • 15 Aug 2006, 16:16
Nice eye you have, if only it was taken with a proper camera sad

Morenike Olagbaju: Thanks. smile
From spectator to participant, great capture. I'm going to be watching this space, so impress me !!
Morenike Olagbaju: i'll be sure to try. Thanks!
camera phone shortcomings aside, this is a nice picture well-done ma smile
Morenike Olagbaju: smile
  • adebanji
  • Trinidad and Tobago
  • 15 Aug 2006, 22:08
Too grainy!
Morenike Olagbaju: was sort of going for that effect (may be a bit overdone) smile
  • Diya
  • Switzerland
  • 15 Aug 2006, 23:39
that is what cellphone cameras are able to produce, would be a nice shot, maybe crop the top a bit...
Morenike Olagbaju: thanks! i'll try it and see what it looks like...
  • sylvester
  • Nigeria
  • 17 Aug 2006, 15:58
wow! this picture looks a hundred years old! Reminds me of some old fotos of Lagos i saw sometime ago. It's brilliant. I think it's a complete composition so I dont expect you to go cropping it...between you and i...that upper part of the picture is an island (Apapa) you dont want to cut that off now do you?
Morenike Olagbaju: No, I don't! thanks!
  • yinka
  • 9ja
  • 21 Aug 2006, 09:04
fantastic looks like those old pics @ d museum u shud go dere sometime its just opposite muson i reall like dis 1 try takin it from a lower floor tho it'll look greater
Morenike Olagbaju: i think i'll try that too! thanks.
  • Vitorio
  • Great Nigeria
  • 29 Aug 2006, 14:24
Nice infact very nice

But that camera!!!

U shld earn some dough 4 this hobby


By the way who b that babe kai!!!
this looks very familiar to me..good job!
  • toyin
  • united kindom
  • 21 Dec 2006, 12:55
you are a presious gift of god
  • Eromosele Abhulimen
  • Ikoyi
  • 1 Mar 2007, 09:09
Hi dear now that you have proper camera can you pls do this again. I love city views
  • DrAW!
  • Nigeria
  • 25 Dec 2007, 08:11
even without the advantage of hindsight
it's pretty obvious you have the 'eye'
Morenike Olagbaju: Thanks.

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