Shrinking the world in seven chapters - Sailing across the oceans - wind power.

Challenge #34 in the Sevens series. Hosted by Dutch Newchurch.
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This is the second in the series: ‘Shrinking the world in seven stages’. Imagine you have been asked to provide one or two creative and inspirational illustrations for a series of lectures. This is on sailing across the oceans and how wind power opened up transport around the world. Possibilities include: - a viking long ship. - a tea clipper. - a replica of a 15th century caravel. - the captain or crew of a square rigger or other historic wind-powered ship. - docks or dock buildings that pre-date the age of steam. (The whole series is here:
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Here comes the storm
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This is how I imagine brave men risked their lives at sea. Only the wind and their own power. Hard labour it was...
Submitted: Wednesday, 21st March, 2018 01:32 (GMT)
Taken: Sunday, 27th October, 2013
Focal length: 158.6 mm
Shutter speed: 1/300 sec
Aperture: F6.4
ISO: 100
Notes: This is a composition of three pictures. All 3 of them were taken just outside Harlingen in the Netherlands on the same spot on three different days. I photoshopped into one picture to look like an old painting.
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