Posts Tagged ‘maritime’

Selection of black and white photographs capturing the magic of tall ships

Selection of black and white photographs capturing the magic of sailing on a tall ship.

Cape Blanco Lighthouse’s Lens

Buy this picture Glass segments of Cape Blanco Lighthouse’s second order Fresnel lens. The Cape Blanco Lighthouse is located near Port Orford along Oregon’s southern coast. Rick Pisio Website – Blog – Galleries – Portfolio http://www.rwphotos.com http://www.rwphotos.com/blog/?p=1997 http://rwphotos.photoshelter.com/gallery-list Contact photog@rwphotos.com

Sailors climbing in the rigging of a tall ship

Black and white photograph of sailors climbing in the rigging of an 18th century sailing ship.


BC Ferries Skeena Queen

Buy this picture BC Ferries Skeena Queen transits through Swartz Bay on its way to Salt Spring Island in British Columbia. Rick Pisio Website – Blog – Galleries – Portfolio http://www.rwphotos.com http://www.rwphotos.com/blog http://rwphotos.photoshelter.com/gallery-list Contact photog@rwphotos.com

Canadian Naval Vessel Passes Under Golden Gate Bridge

Buy this picture The Royal Canadian Navy coastal defence vessel HMCS Nanaimo, (mm 702), enters San Francisco Bay during 2007 San Francisco Fleet Week activities. The Nanaimo was Commissioned in 1996 and is the second Canadian Warship to carry the name. HMCS Nanaimo is the third of twelve ships built under Candada’s Maritime Coastal Defence […]

Coquille River Lighthouse near Bandon, Oregon

Buy this picture The Coquille River Lighthouse was commissioned in 1896 to guide mariners across the dangerous bar at the mouth of the Coquille River on the Oregon Coast near Bandon. The lighthouse was decommissioned in 1939, following improvements to the river channel and other navigational aids, and was restored as an interpretive center in […]


Punta Gorda Lighthouse on Northern California’s Lost Coast

Buy this picture The Punta Gorda Lighthouse on Northern California’s Lost Coast overlooks the Pacific Ocean. Located near the town of Petrolia, California, the lighthouse was built in 1912 and decomissioned in 1951 when it was deemed that it was no longer needed. Rick Pisio Website – Blog – Galleries – Portfolio http://www.rwphotos.com http://www.rwphotos.com/blog http://rwphotos.photoshelter.com/gallery-list […]

Rigging on the tall ship Götheborg

Photograph of masts and rigging on the Swedish replica Eastindiaman Götheborg.