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

“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:
Saturday morning, 7:38 am –
The Russian tall ship frigate Shtandart – replica , ashore in the harbour of Amsterdam. Crowned lion figurehead – wood carving – detail

Photograph made with Pentax K10D camera and Tamron AF70-300 F/4-5.6 LD
exp.time 1/180 sec. at f/unknown
ISO 400 Focal length 300mm

TAGS : SAIL Amsterdam 2010, Netherlands, nautical, maritime, tall ships, sailing boats, frigate Shtandart, replica, hull, bow, sculptures, wood_carvings, artisan-ship, ship loom rigging, Crowned lion figurehead

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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.
More of her work can be seen at DeviantArt and 500px

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  • steppeland
    steppelandover 3 years ago

  • CeePhotoArt
    CeePhotoArtover 3 years ago

    Wonderful capture!!!!

  • Thank you, Cee!

    – steppeland

  • dedmanshootn
    dedmanshootnover 3 years ago


  • :D Thanks! :D

    – steppeland

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