Machinery, Equipment

Challenge #1 in the Miscellaneous series. Hosted by Negoita Lucian.
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In this challenge I want to see pictures that you took of VERY BIG industrial machinery or equipments, machinery that left you amazed and you were stunned by.
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Falkirk Wheel, Scotland
by TommyK
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This was build quite a recently - a spectacular way to to link the Forth and the Clyde canals. The guy near the bottom left corner shows the scale of this piece of engineering art.
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Submitted: Wednesday, 30th June, 2010 14:23 (GMT)
Taken: Thursday, 14th August, 2008
Focal length: 17 mm
Shutter speed: 1/320 sec
Aperture: F9
ISO: 200
Notes: B&W treatment in Lightroom + slight cropping
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