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Photos: Sunset Strip — early evening in The Entertainment Capital of the World


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The Strip at sunset as photographed by Tom Donoghue aboard a Maverick Helicopter on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013.

The Strip at Sunset

The Strip at sunset as photographed by Tom Donoghue aboard a Maverick Helicopter on Thursday, Jan. 17, 2013. Launch slideshow »

The Strip is one of the most recognized and famous skylines in the world, and contributing photographer Tom Donoghue, whose work is regularly featured on Vegas DeLuxe, boarded a Maverick Helicopter on Jan. 17 to capture this photo gallery as the sun set over The Strip.

Donoghue shot Las Vegas Boulevard from north to south, from The Stratosphere to Mandalay Bay and everything in between, including Bagatelle, Tropicana, MGM Grand, Wynn, Encore, Trump International Tower, The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas, the Bellagio, Caesars Palace, Aria and more.

When the sun goes down …

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