An explosion for the senses… fireworks at the Burj Khalifa in Dubai. This photograph was taken during the New Year fireworks. Prior to its inauguration it was known as the Burj Dubai. Being the worlds talles building with 829.8 meters (2,722 ft). The Burj Khalifa is situated in the Old Town Dubai area. Just next to it is located the Dubai Mall and the record-setting choreographed fountain system set on the 30-acre manmade Burj Khalifa Lake.