A Love of Boats (3 per day)

A Group for whole boats and parts of boats

For The Caravel / Carrack / Fluyt / & Longship's Only

This challenge closed almost 5 years ago.

The Challenge

*This is the seventh in a series of challenges to do with the type and make of a Boat or Ship…This challenge will be for the CARAVEL AND LONGBOATS…
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This challenge is a quick one to see who can come up with the best image
of a Caravel / Carrack / Fluyt / or Longship Type Ship…
This will also include the dutch ships Duyfken… Click Here
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Definition:….
Caravel == A caravel is a small, highly manoeuvrable sailing ship developed in the 15th century by the Portuguese… Click Here
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Longships == These were sea vessels made and used by the Vikings from the Nordic countries for trade, commerce, exploration, and warfare… Click Here
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Carrack == A carrack or nau was a three- or four-masted sailing ship developed in the 15th century by the Portuguese. ( similar to a Caravel ).. Click HERE

Fluyt == A Dutch type of sailing vessel originally designed as a dedicated cargo vessel.
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See Cover Image and Links in the Description for what I am looking for…*

Caravel.
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Longship.
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Carrack

Fluyt
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The next will be for the Modern Day Warships…
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Judging / Voting Criteria

The main feature of the image MUST be the Caravel or Longboat type of ships.
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Any image of a Ship other than a Caravel or Longboat type will be rejected,
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The owner of the image MUST be a member of this group.
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The image MUST be submitted and accepted into the group prior to judging.
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All voting will be carried out and the winner be chosen by members within the group.

Rewards & Prizes

The winning entry will be placed on the groups Homepage.
A Challenge Winner’s Banner.
A chance to get extra exposure in our Forum.
Applause from fellow group members.
The Fun of it.

Additional Information

Definitions of the Type of Boats were taken from “Wikipedia”…
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If you have already won a challenge with a specific image in A Love of Boats, then please choose another one.
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Please ensure that your image has been accepted into the group.
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You can check this by clicking on the red edit button top right hand side of the screen, then on the drop down ‘my works.

Cover Image: The "Notorius" Caravel ( 2 ) Yardarms by Three. by Larry Lingard-...

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The Top Ten

Mayflower at Sunrise by John  Kapusta

Mayflower at Sunrise by John Kapusta was voted the most popular entry in this challenge with 8 votes.

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  • Tall Ships by Catherine Hamilton-Veal  ©
  • Ancestors on The Dark Fjord by Sazzart
  • Pirate Ship Replica by AnnDixon
  • "Notorious Sunrise" by Phil Thomson IPA
  • Santa Maria (Christopher Columbus) in a Stormy Sea & Red Sky by Dennis Melling
  • Mayflower II by quiltmaker
  • Duyfken 1606 Replica by kalaryder

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