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TSS Earnslaw on Lake Wakatipu
Queenstown, New Zealand
Built 1912 this was one of three steamboats that served as part of the railway network – it is now the only remaining one and is engaged solely on taking tourists around Lake Wakatipu.

N70711.1294
Nikon D70 | Nikon 18-200VR @ 93mm
1/125s f/6.3 ISO200 | Raw
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Comments

  • mttmaliha
    mttmalihaover 5 years ago

    Wow. Terrific!

  • Thankyou Maureen – glad you like it

    – Werner Padarin

  • XeniaVRhein
    XeniaVRheinover 5 years ago

    Wonderful wonderful!

  • Thankyou Xenia – much appreciated

    – Werner Padarin

  • DonDavisUK
    DonDavisUKover 5 years ago

    WOW Werner, you’ve really capture a stunning beauty here mate. This is just awesome and reminds me of the Lake District with it’s puffing boats. Marvellous and an instant FAV for me my friend. Regards, Don.

  • thankyou very much Don – seems like you might find a lot to like on the South Island of New Zealand – lots of lakes and mountains – however, this is the only remaining steam boat – have a look at http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/TSS_Earnslaw for its interesting history

    – Werner Padarin

  • Aleksander
    Aleksanderover 5 years ago

    beautifully captured Werner!

  • thankyou Aleksander – appreciate your comments

    – Werner Padarin

  • Scott  d'Almeida
    Scott d'Almeidaover 5 years ago

    stunning,

  • thanks Scott – glad you like it

    – Werner Padarin

  • Rhenastarr
    Rhenastarrover 5 years ago

    Stunning shot, the clarity is marvelous.

  • thanks Rhenastar- crisp, cool air, no haze helped ;-)

    – Werner Padarin

  • suzyque
    suzyqueover 5 years ago

    Wonderful capture. I can’t work out what’s the most interesting part – the beautiful boat or the Remarkables in the background. This is just gorgeous.

  • thanks Suzy – I know what you mean – the mountains there were simply spectacular

    – Werner Padarin

  • Stephen Thomas
    Stephen Thomasover 5 years ago

    Beautiful! Outstanding Photo!

  • thankyou Stephen – appreciate your kind comment

    – Werner Padarin

  • Kathy Reid
    Kathy Reidover 5 years ago

    Wonderful capture of the Earnslaw highlighted with the incredible Remarkables and the beautiful trees!

  • thankyou Kathy – great to get that comment from someone close to that area

    – Werner Padarin

  • Steven  Siow
    Steven Siowover 5 years ago

    beautiful view

  • thanks Steven

    – Werner Padarin

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