Time for that annual low-tide, on-the-grid bottom cleaning, zinc replacement, and painting.
The weather was perfect this year… hot and with a strong north wind that nearly dried the paint on the brush before you could slap it on there!
This is our salmon troller, the F/V Seaward… or, as I sometimes refer to her, the “other woman”… before her annual bottom lift was complete.
back harbor in Port Alexander, Baranof Island, SE Alaska
May 27, 2010 8:35am – lucked out not having to get up too early this year!
D90 18-200mm Lens
18mm 1/800 f/10 ISO400
Pattern metering, monopod
slightly cropped to remove distracting bottom of a punt in the foreground