SAIL 2010, Amsterdam
Saturday August 21, 2010 – Tall ships open for visitors

“SAIL Amsterdam is a large maritime event held every five years in Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Tall ships from all over the world visit the city to moor in its Eastern harbour, and people can then visit the ships for four days.” (quote Wikipedia)

This photo:
The little mermaid – close up of a wood carving on the bow of the frigate Shtandart – replica

Photograph made with Pentax K10D camera and
Tamron 70-300mm Tele-macro1:2 lens
exp.time 1/125 sec. at f/unknown
ISO 400 Focal length

Top10 in
1. Let’s see all the detail – Traditional wooden boats (Jan. 26, 2012)
2. This, That, and the Other Thing – Something on a ship or a boat (July 30, 2014)

Thank you so much to the hosts of these marvellous groups and challenges

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Steppeland (pseudonym) is a Flemish photographer, living in Amsterdam, the Netherlands.
Her main area’s of interest are Nature Photography, Street photography and Photojournalism. Recently she also explores different digital art techniques, mainly based on her own photographs.
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  • steppeland
    steppelandover 3 years ago

  • dedmanshootn
    dedmanshootnover 3 years ago

    graet light and composition

  • Thanks a lot, so kind of you to say so! :)

    – steppeland

  • biddumy
    biddumyover 3 years ago

    Thank you for adding this work to the Sculpture group! have you seen this challenge?

  • Thank you! and thanks for the heads-up!

    – steppeland

  • timmburgess
    timmburgessover 2 years ago

    26/01/2012 Congratulations…timm

  • Great! Thanks a lot, Timm, for the good news! :)

    – steppeland

  • cclaude
    cclaudeover 2 years ago

    Lovely light on this pretty lady!. Congrats on your challenge Top 10.

  • Thank you so much! :)

    – steppeland

  • MaryinMaine
    MaryinMaine3 months ago

    Something on a Ship or Boat Challenge

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