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Adonia, Ventura,Arcadia and Aurora

One of my two contributions to the P and O, 175th Anniversary sail-away. Taken aboard the Wight Scene in Southampton Water.

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Great picture John

I could not make up my mind whether to book one of the vessels reviewing the fleet including Wight Scene, or take the conventional ferry that cost me £9.30 for a senior day return catching all the ships up, but not so close as you got but still getting a good view. Superb sight, never to be seen again.

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Hi Guys
Thanks for the favourable comments. As David will confirm it was an awful day and it was very difficult to keep my cameras and lenses free of water! I was pleased that most of my pictures turned out well.

I booked my ticket on the Wight Scene last year in order to witness the event. I'm sorry none of the ships are British registered but I love to photograph ships whatever the nationality.
Best regards to all

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