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Russian cruiser Aurora, St. Petersburg,Russia
09-AUG-2016 © Paolo Peggi

Russian cruiser Aurora, St. Petersburg,Russia

The Aurora is a Russian protected cruiser built in the shipyards of St. Petersburg and launched on 11 May 1900. It was so named in honor of the frigate Aurora who defended the city of Petropavlovsk-Kamčatski during the Crimean War (1853-1856). Turned into floating museum it has become a major tourist destination of St. Petersburg. From September 2014 to July 2016 he was to work at the shipyards of Kronstadt. He resumed his place on the Neva July 16, 2016
Image taken during a night cruise on the Neva River

Panasonic DMC-FZ1000
1/80s f/3.1 at 14.5mm iso2500 full exif

other sizes: small medium original
victorswan20-Oct-2016 15:01
a beautiful evening image with amazing golden color Paolo great work BV
Alexander Kazakov09-Oct-2016 07:43
Outstanding! V
Zoltán Balogh02-Oct-2016 09:06
Wow, superb! V
Chris Morton27-Sep-2016 20:33
Yiannis Pavlis27-Sep-2016 13:38
Beautiful lighting
Nora van Beek26-Sep-2016 13:20
A very beautiful scene with lovely lighting and colors! BV!
Colin Storey25-Sep-2016 19:26
Fantastic night shot of it.
Marco Valk25-Sep-2016 19:21
Wonderful light in this evening shot
bill friedlander25-Sep-2016 18:17
Impressive night shot, perfect exposure. V
Irene Wehrli25-Sep-2016 17:23
Amazing blue hour shot Paolo - magical light!
Bob Davis25-Sep-2016 17:20
nice image, well done with the lighting Paolo
Carter Creek25-Sep-2016 15:21
Very nice night shot.v
clickA SF25-Sep-2016 14:59
Fantastic night shot, Paolo! Vote
A blank shot from Aurora's gun signalled the assault on the Winter Palace (the residence of the Russian rulers) and the beginning of the October Revolution.
Jeff Real25-Sep-2016 14:09
These colors are really amazing. This is a fantastic photograph ~V~
Nestor Derkach25-Sep-2016 14:05
Excellent night scene with appealing composition.
Jim Coffman25-Sep-2016 12:50
Wow, what a scene!! Nice work, Paolo!
Tom Beech25-Sep-2016 12:49
Very good shot, can feel the evening, Panasonic is going a good job also...
Walter Otto Koenig25-Sep-2016 12:44
Impressive with this lgihting and colors. "V"
Missed Opportunities25-Sep-2016 12:42
Very nice image and info - - the water colors are fantastic
vifut25-Sep-2016 12:31
Great night shot (V)
Art Rodriguez25-Sep-2016 12:25
Beautiful night photo! BV!
Martin Lamoon25-Sep-2016 12:22
A fine night shot of the cruiser.
Milan Vogrin25-Sep-2016 12:16
Beautiful! V
MarcViskens25-Sep-2016 11:39
Very beautiful Paolo
Graeme25-Sep-2016 11:16
Spectacular colours and scene, Paolo.BV!!
Jim Yolda25-Sep-2016 10:56
Great night capture, totally different perspective compared to daylight fotos of this vessel. Nicely done!
Yvonne25-Sep-2016 10:54
Certainly is an impressive sight to see Paolo! v
borisalex25-Sep-2016 10:52
..must have been beautiful to see in real! Hopefully you had some Vodka too on the cruise! Perfect shot! V.
Raymond25-Sep-2016 10:50
Wow, a superb night shot, I'm impressed with your camera
Ika Zinka Eferl25-Sep-2016 09:31
Wow, great point of view... a masterpiece! V
Ton T.25-Sep-2016 09:29
Impressive image Paolo! V
J Ponces25-Sep-2016 09:25
Fantastic! So full of historical meaning, you make it a Work of Art! BV
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