WATER   10 comments

It’s Fleet Week in New York!  OpSail 2012 and the U.S. Navy are commemorating the Bicentennial of the writing of The Star-Spangled Banner and the War of 1812;  tall ships from around the world are joining the U.S. and International Navies in the celebration.

NYC WELCOMES ABOARD 6,000 SAILORS FROM AROUND THE WORLD FOR FLEET WEEK  

6,000 sailors?  Be still my heart, I’ve always loved a man in uniform!!!! lol

I took this pic Wednesday morning during the Parade of Ships.  This New York Fire Department boat was saluting them as they passed through a certain point in the parade.

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Posted May 25, 2012 by Madelaine in Photography by Madelaine Cappuccio

10 responses to “WATER

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  1. Oh how fabulous! Thanks

  2. Great capture

  3. Love Fleet week and this photo! The curves of the water and the straight lines of the buildings make for such a visually interesting image.

  4. Fantastic capture!

  5. Another new favorite of mine…you need to frame your water series together…this is just stunning!

  6. Steady there Madeline! 😉

    What a fine shot. Fleet week here in Portland starts next Wednesday … it’s always a lively time.

  7. What an amazing photo!

  8. Great image….love the juxtaposition of the verticals and the curve of the water jets

  9. Wonderful photo…and I’m with you on the man-in-uniform comment!!

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