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City od St. Petersburg

Posted by
Curly (South Shields, United Kingdom) on 27 March 2014 in Transportation and Portfolio.

Nissan's "leaf carrier" the City of St. Petersburg sails into the River Tyne at South Shields every few days. She carries the Nissan "Leaf" electric car to Rotterdam for onward shipment to motor dealers all over Europe. Her bulbous prow apparently is designed to reduce wind resistance and save over 800 tonnes of diesel oil every year!

FUJIFILM FinePix HS30EXR 1/200 second F/6.4 ISO 100 27 mm

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PATRICK from miramas, France

superbe bateau

27 Mar 2014 6:49am

Tede from Aubenas 07, France

Excellent cadrage, superbe bateau.

27 Mar 2014 9:50am

Gerard1948 from Spain

A beautiful boat, composition and light are superb. Excellent shooting.
Have a good day.

27 Mar 2014 12:36pm

Eric Cousineau from Sherwood Park, Canada

A beautiful shot of this behemoth of the ocean Curly! Nicely captured! ;-)

27 Mar 2014 12:58pm

Elaine Hancock from Rockville, United States

Fabulous image! That is a huge ship!

28 Mar 2014 12:38am

Judy aka L@dybug from Brooksville, FL, United States

Great shot of this interesting ship ... never had heard of the "Leaf".

28 Mar 2014 2:09am

L'angevine from Angers, France

j'aime ces bleus

28 Mar 2014 4:03pm

FUJIFILM FinePix HS30EXR
1/200 second
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ISO 100
27 mm

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