President Roosevelt’s Yacht

Buy this picture Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s former presidential yacht USS Potomac (AG-25) carries passengers along the San Franccisco waterfront during 2007 San Francisco Fleet Week activities. Formerly the USCGC Electra,the vessel served as presidential yacht from 1936 until his death in 1945. It is one of only three still existing presidential yachts. After President Roosevelt’s […]

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 Contact

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 […]

Unites States Coast Guard Cutter Eagle on San Francisco Bay

Buy this picture The USCG Training Barque “Eagle” sails under the eastern span of the Bay Bridge during the 2008 San Francisco Festival of Sail. The 295′ Training Barque Eagle was originally constructed in 1936 at the Blohm and Voss Shipyards in Germany with the purpose of training U-Boat crews. Originally commissioned by Germany as […]