The Nantucket Lightship is a registered National Historic Landmark, run by the US Lighthouse Museum, and the largest U.S. lightship ever built. It was one of countless lightships placed along the US coast to warn sailors of dangers. Find out about the fascinating history of this ship and the hazardous life of its crew on the website Nantucket Lightship / LV-112.
Location: Boston Harbour, Boston, MA, USA. N 42°21,510’ (42°21’30,6"), W 71°2,050’ (71°2’3,0"), sealevel. Captured from a harbour cruise boat.
Nikon D200, Sigma 18-200mm 1:3,5-6,3G. 95mm, ISO 100, f/11, 1/250s. Captured in RAW. Post-pro adjustments in CS4 with NikColorEfex 4.0.
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