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Sørlandet

Pic of the Week: 27 July 2011

Sørlandet - a full-rigged sailing ship

by Anne Macdonald © 2011

The Norwegian ship Sørlandet – the oldest seagoing full-rigged ship in the world, built in 1927 – in Lerwick harbour in the Shetlands, on its 2011 expedition round the North Sea, the British Isles and Scandinavian waters.

You can find out more about the Sørlandet on its website:
http://fullriggeren-sorlandet.no/en

PG Author: Anne Macdonald

Anne lives in the Shetland Islands. She fairly recently discovered an interest in photography and set up a blog in February 2011 to showcase her work. Head on over to Anne’s blog A Zoom with a View and enjoy her wonderful pictures – of Shetland and many other subjects.

1 Comment

Mike KingdomHockings 14-09-2011, 13:39

Another great picture, and a wonderful ship. Anne, have you tried learning to use an image editor to tune your photos after you’ve taken them? You can achieve a lot just using Picasa, but now that you are becoming such a proficient photographer you should try the Gimp, which is free and as powerful as Photoshop. It even has a decent manual, which it lacked before.

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