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Queen Elizabeth 2

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Queen Elizabeth 2, South Shields

Majestic liner arrives at dawn

Another shot of the Cunard cruise liner Queen Elizabeth 2 passing the Groyne lighthouse in South Shields on her recent and final visit to the River Tyne. The sun was just rising over the piers and the first rays of weak light are glinting in the reflections on her hull.

Camera details:Pentax K100D, 46mm lens, 1/60 second, f9.5, iso 400, velbon tripod.

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Written by curly

October 14, 2008 at 12:01 am

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  1. Great pictures of the QE 2..

    Petrus

    October 14, 2008 at 8:56 pm

  2. a wonderful ship, the last of the great liners of a bygone age – the sunrise is also beautiful

    S Wilson

    October 15, 2008 at 11:16 pm


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