A Love of Boats (3 per day)

A Group for whole boats and parts of boats

Recent Work

  • Beyond The Lane Ropes by wiggyofipswich
  • Stanley Harbour, Tasmania by Christine Smith
  •  A Boathouse at Sausalito Docks. Sausalito, California by Igor Pozdnyakov
  • Little boat on still water by I C Images
  • STANDING DRY by andrewsaxton
  • Mary Celeste - Crewless, Fights on Through the Raging Seas by Dennis Melling
  • *HMAS Castlemaine Corvette WWll* by EdsMum
  • The Slipway, Emsworth, Hampshire by wiggyofipswich
  • The Posh End of Gumbet Bay by wiggyofipswich
  • Columbia Lightship - Astoria, OR by searchlight
  • Sunset 2 by Marsstation
  • A digital painting of A White Star Liner Crossing the Atlantic 19th century by Dennis Melling

About This Group

*The group is for quality photography or other quality artwork for images of whole boats or partial boats, including shipwrecks.
The ship / boat or part of the ship / boat MUST FORM THE MAIN FOCAL POINT OF
Also acceptable are moorings and anchors
Please do not submit the same subject from multiple angles or multiple colours
By being a member of this group, you accept we may use one of your images as a cover image in a challenge without notification.
Images MUST be in the group when entering a challenge.
We will not accept tiny boats on the horizon.
We will not accept nautical architecture unless a clearly visible boat accompanies it.
We will not accept windsurfers, surfboards, land-yachts, and jet-skis.
We will not accept images with writing over them, such as Greeting Cards / Xmas Cards / Birthday Cards / or Special Messages.

Please note: Hosts may enter challenges in this group as they cannot affect the challenge outcomes
Please read the rules..Click HERE.*

( click on thumbnail’s to see the originals )
Avatar Challenge ~ February 2018

Barbara Brown


Avatar Challenge ~ January 2018

Nancy Richard


Avatar Challenge ~ November 2017 a 3-way Tie

Christian Zammit


Gerda Grice


Avatar Challenge ~ October 2017

Larry Trupp


Avatar Challenge ~ September 2017

Manon Boily


Avatar Challenge ~ August 2017

Barbara Brown


Reflections of Ships or Boats Challenge..



Avatar Challenge ~ July 2017

Jim Wilson


Ships or Boats in a Heavy Fog Challenge.

Linda Jackson.


Avatar Challenge ~ June 2017

Sandra Fortier


CHALLENGES* – Hosts in this group are permitted to enter challenges in this group as they are unable to influence or change the results of any challenges

For all previous Challenge Winners please Click….HERE to go to the Forum Moorings.

*Google link to Types of Boats…..See Here

Google Link to Types of Sailing Ships.. See Here
This was found on Google to describe all of the
different types of Boats & Ships.*

Try also our Sister Group “Nautical”….Click HERE

See the group rules and join this group here