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View Poll Results: Which do you think is better?
Downtown Atlanta 208 64.60%
Uptown Charlotte 114 35.40%
Voters: 322. You may not vote on this poll

 
 
Old 05-16-2012, 09:08 AM
 
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Old 05-16-2012, 11:16 AM
 
Location: The O
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Gottta go with Charlotte
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Old 05-16-2012, 02:59 PM
 
Location: Portland, OR
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Here's a really good shot by kcmo of the downtown ATL skyline (with midtown in the background) from the Atlanta photos thread. He's a really good photographer! This is one of my favorites.
http://www.city-data.com/forum/23106687-post371.html

And his post with some other shots:
http://www.city-data.com/forum/23172379-post375.html
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Old 05-17-2012, 09:17 AM
 
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I think Uptown Charlotte skyline is more comparable to Buckhead.

http://i83.photobucket.com/albums/j3...buckhead-3.jpg
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Old 05-17-2012, 02:33 PM
 
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Originally Posted by S.W.A.T.S View Post
I think Uptown Charlotte skyline is more comparable to Buckhead.
I think Buckhead has too many residential towers as a proportion of its overall skyline to be a better comparison. Midtown is probably the best comparison.
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Old 05-20-2012, 10:21 PM
 
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This is quite an impressive angle of the skyline. I think this is right North Davidson. Charlotte's skyline is quite impressive, but I think Atlanta's edges out. But I'm proud of my city's growth.
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Old 05-22-2012, 07:35 AM
 
Location: The O
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This is quite an impressive angle of the skyline. I think this is right North Davidson. Charlotte's skyline is quite impressive, but I think Atlanta's edges out. But I'm proud of my city's growth.
Charlotte has one of the best skylines in this country.
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Old 05-22-2012, 08:50 PM
 
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This picture of Charlotte is SICKENING


http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4129/...da578d_b_d.jpg
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Old 05-22-2012, 09:04 PM
 
Location: Columbus, GA
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This picture of Charlotte is SICKENING


http://farm5.static.flickr.com/4129/...da578d_b_d.jpg
That's the best angle of Charlotte that I have ever seen!
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Old 05-23-2012, 08:21 AM
 
Location: Charlotte again!!
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That's the best angle of Charlotte that I have ever seen!
That shot is from i-85
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