The pics show the 'ends' of the x63 optical zoom on the Sony Cybershot DSC-H400 I got yesterday from Currys, £169.99.
Unfortunately today is quite dull and the camera seems to have exaggerated this a little. Reducing multi-megapixels to SN format hasn't helped. Neither has hand-holding (against a wi
Shot taken from the Johara (ex Polydorus) arriving Helsinki. The pilot station is next to the lighthouse on Harmaja island about 3 miles SE of Helsinki port. You can just make out the pilot flag (H flag on it's side) on one of the buildings, and also the city of Helsinki through the murk.
This doesn't seem quite the right category for lighthouses but I see others are in it and this one was photographed by someone spending a short part of his life 'on board'. On Devonia to be precise, on an ornithological cruise in Jul 1966. Flags were dipped in mutual salute. I don't suppose there's
I believe this is on the Craighill Channel, part of the deep channel access to Baltimore harbor. Appears to provide accommodation for a keeper- note the facilities include a rather direct method of sewage disposal. A great place for a weekend getaway!