Ship Passing Under the Astoria Bridge

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Comments (3)

Nawitka on January 30, 2008

Cool shot, nice set up!

AstoriaJerry on May 15, 2008

This is a great picture showing a history of a tug boat with a barge in tow. The three white lights (streaks) are on the masthead of the tug telling mariners that it is towing a barge; the faint red light/streak under the white lights is the tugs Port runnibg light; the bright red light/streak is the bardge's Port running light; the two yellow lights/streaks are the tugs stern lights also telling mariners the tug has a tow.

Great Picture!

Captain Jerry

Nawitka on May 15, 2008

That's very interesting, Cap'n Jerry! I didn't look at the lights very closely, and I couldn't interpret them as precisely as you did anyway. Thanks!

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Photo details

  • Uploaded on November 30, 2007
  • © All Rights Reserved
    by Richard Jensen
    • Taken on 2007/11/29 21:50:47
    • Exposure: 891.000s
    • Focal Length: 18.00mm
    • F/Stop: f/3.500
    • ISO Speed: ISO100
    • Exposure Bias: 0.00 EV
    • No flash