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The Torbay lifeboat answers a callout

Discussion in 'Black and White' started by grebeman, Nov 27, 2012.

  1. grebeman

    grebeman Mu-43 All-Pro

    Mar 13, 2010
    South Brent, south Devon (UK)
    Barrie
    The Torbay lifeboat (RNLB Alec and Christina Dykes) leaving Brixham harbour in answer to a distress call.

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    Having slipped her moorings she approaches the harbour entrance

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    Rounding the breakwater

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    Beginning to feel the force of the open sea

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    Heading into a force 6 SE wind

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    Disappearing in a welter of spray

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    Away into the gloom to find the casualty (a forty foot motor cruiser some 8 miles away that she eventually towed in Torbay harbour)

    Panasonic GH2 with Zuiko 50-200mm, f/2.8-3.5

    Barrie
     
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  2. zpuskas

    zpuskas Mu-43 Veteran

    459
    Feb 25, 2011
    Santa Barbara, CA
    I think these images could be improved with a little contrast.
     
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  3. aragorn1980

    aragorn1980 Mu-43 Top Veteran

    698
    Aug 10, 2012
    Athens Greece
    Takis
    A little contrast would definetely improve as zpuskas suggested but still these are good photos!
     
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  4. RevBob

    RevBob Super Moderator

    Jun 4, 2011
    NorthWestern PA
    Bob
    +1 on the contrast, but a great series. I really like the last two! :cool:
     
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