Make Ready to Set Sail!

Posted by Monterey John (Hollister, CA, United States) on 10 December 2008 in People & Portrait and Portfolio.

Not a job for acrophobes ...

Day sail on the tall ship Hawaiian Chieftain.

You can visit their site here http://www.historicalseaport.org/web/index.html

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thierry from conde sur noireau, France

a like it, a superb shot !!!!!!!!
i have a similar shot in b&w and i must post it in a few moment

10 Dec 2008 7:46am

Laurie from New Jersey, United States

Very cool! I have always thought it would be cool to sail on one of these.

Excellent shot here.

10 Dec 2008 11:37am

Lorraine from Gatineau, Canada

Wow John that is so beautiful, and so incredible strange to my snow-filled eyes ;)

10 Dec 2008 5:12pm

rem_la from Villiers, France

à l'abordage !!

10 Dec 2008 5:36pm

Shirin Moosavi from Tehran, Iran

I like all these ropes! My head is spinning! ;)
Beautiful :)

10 Dec 2008 5:40pm

alex centrella from California, United States

great perspective..!

10 Dec 2008 6:44pm

willow from Chelsea, United States

Looks like fun! Love the little puff of smoke (or steam? or cloud?) near the top.

10 Dec 2008 6:54pm

bluechameleon from Vancouver, Canada

I like this perspective...that is quite the climb!

10 Dec 2008 9:26pm

Bookfool from Vicksburg, United States

Well, that just makes me turn all green with envy. I love sailing. Not so good with heights but, you know . . . love sailing. I'd suck it up. Thanks for adding me to your blog watch! I've loved your blog since I began, but I'm not sure if I've ever commented. Will add you, too. :)

10 Dec 2008 11:43pm

Stephen Phillips from San Francisco, United States

Great action captured here,John - well done.

11 Dec 2008 2:57am

Judy from Brooksville-Florida,, United States

Oh, John ... is that you at the top, with someone else 'manning' your camera?
This is beautiful!

12 Dec 2008 1:40pm

JJ from Jersey City, United States

That is something I always wanted to do, thanks for sharing your adventure with us

14 Dec 2008 11:24pm

Canon EOS REBEL XT
1/100 second
F/13.0
ISO 100
20 mm

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