Friday, May 20, 2011

Exciting Saturday ?

Tomorrow morning I'll have to get up early, even though it's a Saturday. I have to go to downtown Frankfurt to watch over an event my office gave permission to. Some of you know my job, or at least a bit. This thing tomorrow involves a huge, double rotar helicopter of Russian make, a Kamakov (?) which will be pulling up some heavy air conditioners to the roof of one of Frankfurt's skyscrapers! Now, I've been at a number of such jobs (including last Sunday) and usually they are very well organised. It's a job "perk" in some ways, but it is also quite a responsibility and often makes me nervous. Yes, I'll probably take some pictures...

The building they will be working near is a futuristic shopping mall. These pictures I took of the inside ...

and for those of you who haven't seen my Frankfurt pictures before, here's one showing the contrast old and new...

I hope you guys all have a much more relaxing weekend...



  1. Maybe a Kamov? I know you'll watch 'em like a hawk and get them through it safely, Dorrie. Have a great day...I'll be waiting for your pictures. :)


  2. yes, a Kamov! and I found lots of pictures of it in google:

  3. I am sure you will do well and enjoy the view, too.

  4. Success. How strange that I could not comment earlier. Well, never mind that. Have a fabulous time. Looking forward to your sharing your photos.

  5. enjoyed the pics

  6. Awesome pictures as always Dorrie :)

  7. Wow, Dorrie that's so interesting! I'd rather have days like your's and not soooo much relaxing, haha !
    I love the "old and the new" comparison's. We have some like that here in St Pete.
    Awesome futuristic top photos ! Thanks for stopping over ~ (hugs)

  8. I like that shopping mall! :-) Nice shots, Dorrie!

  9. glad you all like the pictures... I really enjoy sharing them.

    Doug, I remember thinking of you while taking those mall pictures.... you have always been an inspiration to me when it came to taking photos!