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Fire! - 19 Gun Salute


Hobart, Australia

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Featured in Hobart, Tasmania http://www.redbubble.com/groups/hobart-tasmania Group on 02/16/12

Part of the 19 gun royal salute to the Governor of Tasmania delivered by a four gun battery of the Australian Defence Forces at the commencement of the Mawson Centenary Flotilla sail past on the River Derwent in Hobart on 2nd December 2011, a re-enanctment of the farewell one hundred years ago to the first Australian Antarctic expedition led by Douglas Mawson.

Four light artillery guns were mounted on the river bank next to the Regatta Grounds grandstand in Hobart’s Queen’s domain to deliver the 19 gun salute. The gun crews were under the command of Major Damien Fleming and Warrant Officer Class 2 Toby Organ of the Royal Australian Artillery.

Taken with Pentax k-r on 2 December 2011 at Hobart, Tasmania, Australia.
Lens Tamron AF100-300mm F3.5-5.6
ISO 400
0 EV
1/1000 sec.
Hand held

Lighting and colour adjustments in PSE9 and image converted to JPEG for uploading.

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