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HMCS Kingston berthed at the Crawford Wharf – Kingston, Ontario, Canada

Camera: Canon EOS 5D; Lens: Canon EF-24-105mm f/4.0L IS USM; f/8.0 @ 1/125 sec; ISO 400; Focal Length: 24mm

HMCS Kingston (MM 700) is a Kingston-class coastal defence vessel that has served in the Canadian Forces since 1996. Kingston is the lead ship of her class which is the name for the Maritime Coastal Defence Vessel Project. She is the first vessel to use the designation HMCS Kingston.
     Kingston was laid down on 12 December 1994 at Halifax Shipyards Ltd., Halifax and was launched on 12 August 1995. She was officially commissioned into the CF on 21 September 1996 and carries the hull classification number 700. It is assigned to Maritime Forces Atlantic (MARLANT) and is homeported at CFB Halifax. (Source: Wikipedia)


Challenge Winner in the following challenges:

  • Challenge Winner in the Navy Ships challenge in the group A Love of Boats on 22 November 2013

TOP TEN Challenge Placements:

  • Placed 2nd in the A Ship challenge in the group The Best Of Anything & Everything on 9 August 2013
  • Placed 3rd in the Top Ten of the Heavy Ships challenge in the group A Love of Boats on 12 July 2014



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  • Manon Boily
    Manon Boilyabout 1 year ago

    wow! beautiful shot

  • Merçi, Manon, for your kind comment and the Fave. – Gene

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  • swaby
    swabyabout 1 year ago

    Wow beautiful!

  • Appreciate both your kind words and the Fave, Tina, Thank you. – Gene

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  • Donna19
    Donna19about 1 year ago

    Wow what a fantastic shot. So clear a day and just amazing place!

  • Thank you, Donna, for the comment and the Fave. – Gene

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  • larry flewers
    larry flewersabout 1 year ago

    This is a fantastic shot

  • Glad you like it, Larry. Thanks. – Gene

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  • Robyn Carter
    Robyn Carterabout 1 year ago

    Lovely sky and reflections around this ship :)

  • Thank you, Robyn. – Gene

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  • trueblvr
    trueblvrabout 1 year ago

    oh my…..reflections of reflections…and those clouds…this is amazing..

  • Many thanks, Di, for your kind words and the Fave, Both are appreciated. – Gene

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  • TeresaB
    TeresaBabout 1 year ago

    July 18, 2013

    Beautiful work!

  • Thank you, Teresa, for the Feature, the comments and the Fave. – Gene

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  • bearwings
    bearwingsabout 1 year ago

    You’ve gone one up on crystal clear stone cold reflections. This one is alive, as all good ships are, beautiful.

  • Thank you for yoru kind comments, bearwings. – Gene

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  • PhotosByHealy
    PhotosByHealyabout 1 year ago

    Many thanks to Valerie Rosen for adding this image to her Favourites.

  • barkeypf
    barkeypfabout 1 year ago

    Excellent shot Gene!

  • Thanks, Paul. – Gene

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