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: https://www.dpreview.com/forums/thread/4256200#forum-post-60785267)
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Lady Maryland
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Lady Maryland is a 104-foot (32 m) gaff-rigged, wood-hulled pungy topsail schooner. She is owned and operated by the Baltimore-based Living Classrooms Foundation and is used as an educational vessel. Lady Maryland is one of four historic wooden sailing ship replicas designed by Thomas C. Gillmer. I took this photo while sailing up the Chester River. Lady Maryland was on its way upriver to the 2018 Downrigging festival in Chestertown.
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Submitted: Wednesday, 21st March, 2018 17:54 (GMT)
Taken: Thursday, 26th October, 2017
Focal length: 50 mm
Shutter speed: 1/1000 sec
Aperture: F5.6
ISO: 100
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