Tall Ship Nina at Sunset

    Newer Older

    Christopher Columbus' replica ship "Nina" docked at the Fishermen's Village Marina, southwest Florida. Without the use of a wheel, the crew steers the ship with a tiller and rudder, which weigh a combined 1,100 pounds. Built completely by hand and without the use of power tools, Archaeology magazine called the ship “the most historically correct Columbus replica ever built.” One of three winning photos in the "ships" challenge, May 8/08, The New Academy group, www.flickr.com/groups/thenewacademy/.

    luispedron, and 44 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    View 20 more comments

    1. jim270. 83 months ago | reply


      Congratulations! Your photo is a favourite in
      "The Unforgettable Photographer Group"
      ~BY INVITATION ONLY & Comment on 2~

    2. Leaving Flickr - Family more important [deleted] 83 months ago | reply


      Congratulations! Your photo is a favourite in
      "The Unforgettable Photographer Group"
      ~BY INVITATION ONLY & Comment on 2~
      ===================================
      This beautiful photo is invited to:

      Life ~ As I See It
      Please TAG your photo: "Life~As I See It"

      Your photo is excellent! Great job

    3. mariannakoutna 83 months ago | reply

      W(*)(*)W !!!
      Wonderful!

      This beautiful photo was seen in:

      Life ~ As I See It

    4. losy 83 months ago | reply

      This beautiful photo was seen in:

      Life ~ As I See It

    5. lafleurerouge 83 months ago | reply

      b>This beautiful photo was seen in:

      Life ~ As I See It

    6. ntoris6 82 months ago | reply

      perfect!!!bravo!!

    7. melcir.meri 81 months ago | reply

      Complex play of sunset, furled sails and ropework is great visual mix!

      Congratulations! Your photo is a favourite in
      "The Unforgettable Pictures Group"
      INVITE only & Comment on 3
      ..
      Bravo! -- You are a great nautical EARTHCARE Action!! photographer!!
      To survive, we must URGENTLY find, live in Life-friendly ways.
      Help the helpers to heal Nature ... Share EARTH-CARE Action!! images.
      Express your great heart in the Art-of-EARTHCARE!!!
      Please accept our AWARD, to add this, and join if you wish,
      EARTHCARE Action!! ~ "FIRST – THE EARTH!!" Photo-ART [AWARD + FAV2].
      ~ Just add tag, "firsttheearth"

      TALLSHIP SAIL TRAINING AWARD
      Ready? ~ Come, let's sail together to a magical paradise. Ahhh ... !!!

      Be a 'Sustainability eagle' for +1500 of us ... !!!
      Train your focus ... on Beauty-in-Conservation ~ Beauty in Rescue!
      ~ Beauty in Cleanup ~ Beauty in Helping ~ for EARTHCARE & RESCUE images.
      With EARTH's heritage and future in our hands, so many blessings!
      ~ Adventure forth! Discover EARTHCARE Action!!
      Link us to Maritime - marine groups and events, etc.
      to anchor Sustainable Living EARTHCARE in Marine education.
      Photo-teach on EARTHCARE, Volunteering & Sustainability!
      A tranquil healing way will dwell on Earth!
      ~ "How great EARTH will be when all Volunteer!"
      HERE'S TO A SUSTAINABLE & 'GREEN'
      2008 ~ "YEAR OF PLANET EARTH"!!!

    8. Kenzoka 81 months ago | reply

      Fantastic!! You are invited to exhibit this great image in the
      "***EARTHCARE Action!! ~ 'FIRST-THE EARTH!' Photo-ART AWD+FV2" Group pool, to help promote interest in Ocean Sail training, plus Marine Education. You're awarded the

      Empire<br>Sandy - [c] LeapFrog!

      "FIRST - THE EARTH!" TALLSHIP SAIL TRAINING AWARD
      Please remove all BORDERS and FRAMES, + tag, first-theearth

      --
      Seen in the group"***EARTHCARE Action!! ~ "FIRST-THE EARTH!" Photo-ART AWD+FV2" (?)

    9. LeapFrog (Art) 81 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called *Photos and Calendar* (Post 1: comment 3), and we'd love to have this added to the group!

      Superb!! -- You're awarded the "***EARTHCARE Action!! ~ 'FIRST-THE EARTH!' Photo-ART AWD+FV2" Group,
      F - TE HEAVENLY BEAUTY AWARD

      for helping elevate Soul consciousness,
      plus our Love of EARTH.

    10. melcir.meri 63 months ago | reply

      Marvellous!! *** EARTH MARVELS ~ 50+FAVES ***INVITE --
      JOIN ***Earth Marvels ~ 50++ FAVES *** Your FAVE+comment invited.
      Help to HEAL the planet. Give our AWARDS to others' fun pics.
      FAST-TRACK TO A SUSTAINABLE, GREEN LIFESTYLE!!!

    11. melcir.meri 63 months ago | reply

      Roll on TS Festival 2010! Congratulations!!
      Goodnight kiss!! ~ Sunset gold on pristine Great Barrier Reef shores ... Protect this! -- FAVE HERE!!!
      *For Being a Photographer for EARTH
      EARTH SMILES! ~ 100++COMMENTS Our invite to join / share this lovely image in
      ***"EARTH Smiles!" 100++ Comments*** FAV+comment invited group

    12. antonychammond 63 months ago | reply

      Stunning!! Seen in
      EARTH SMILES! ~ 100++COMMENTS
      *** "EARTH Smiles!" 100++ Comments *** FAV+comment
      invited
      Group.
      Support EARTHCARE! !!
      Please AWARD - INVITE qualifying images!

    keyboard shortcuts: previous photo next photo L view in light box F favorite < scroll film strip left > scroll film strip right ? show all shortcuts