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The glorious depth and symmetries of Gareth Pon’s architectural photography – each one with a tiny rocket concealed, ‘Where’s Wally’-style, within the composition.

How’s your eyesight?

From top: Ponte, Johannesburg (+detail); Chicago, Illinois (x3); Hong Kong (x2);  Atlanta, Georgia (x2).

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The still under construction Lieban International Building in Guiyang, China – a 121m tall tower block with a 106m waterfall designed into it.

Sadly, the projected annual running costs of €860,000 generated by 4 huge pumps and building maintenance means the waterfall will only flow a few times a year and not constantly, as envisaged by the designers.

Boo.

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