Whaling Station Ruins

© Wally Orlowsky

Whaling Station Ruins

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict 4/23/2008 4:02:23 AM

Great find and presentation, Wally.


Dominick #906752

Carolyn M. Fletcher level-addict 4/23/2008 4:16:40 AM

Wonderful!!! #5828679

Linda D. Lester level-addict 4/23/2008 4:53:30 AM

WOW! Didn't know that was there...excellent shot! #5828851

Deb Koskovich 4/23/2008 5:00:30 AM

Incredible clarity! #5828906

Jeff W. Robinson level-addict 4/23/2008 5:02:36 AM

Very nicely composed and captured Wally!! Jeff #5828927

Joy Rector level-addict 4/23/2008 5:42:21 AM

love the detail #5829188

Anne M. Young 4/23/2008 6:55:43 AM

Super shot - love the detail... #5829593

JO ANN CLEVELAND level-addict 4/24/2008 11:36:16 AM

Wow! Beautiful colors, comp and clarity Wally!

jo ann c. #5836195

Elida Gutierrez 5/19/2008 9:40:02 AM

Congratulations on your FINALIST!!!! #5942295

Dr Silly level-addict 5/19/2008 10:35:57 AM

Congrats Wally on your finalist. :O)
#5942893

Kara Hendricks level-addict 5/19/2008 12:20:09 PM

This is a really neat shot Wally... I love it!!

Congrats!! #5944151

Tiia Vissak level-addict 5/19/2008 2:01:04 PM

Congratulations again! #5945250

Deborah C. Lewinson level-addict 5/19/2008 3:18:56 PM

Congratultions, Wally! #5945753

Bob Cournoyer level-addict 5/19/2008 4:07:38 PM

Way to go Wally on the win.. :-)

Bob #5946071

Colleen Farrell level-addict 5/19/2008 4:11:12 PM

Wow, I came to congratulate you on your finalist, and by the time I opened the photo, it was a winner! Fantastic work, Wally--amazing how you made a big old piece of machinery look so beautiful. And with the cruise ship in the corner, adding a neat contrast and balance--love it! Oh yeah, and congratulations ... on your WIN! :) #5946102

Claudia Kuhn level-addict 5/19/2008 4:24:27 PM

Congrats on your winner Wally! #5946215

Eugenio Diaz 5/19/2008 4:47:45 PM

Congratulations on your Beautiful Winner!
Well done!!! #5946515

Donna LaMattino Pagakis level-addict 5/19/2008 8:17:46 PM

Congratulations on your win!! So unique Wally! #5948038

Les Rhoades level-addict 5/19/2008 8:46:08 PM

Congratulations on your BIG win! #5948239

Cesar J. La Rosa 5/19/2008 9:11:44 PM

Congratulations on your well-deserved Win, Wally!!!
Cesar #5948393

Nadya Johnson 5/19/2008 9:16:32 PM

Congratulations on your winner, Wally! #5948430

Sylvia Rossler level-addict 5/19/2008 9:57:01 PM

Big Big congrats on your awesome winner Wally :O) #5948611

Corinne M. Thompson level-addict 5/19/2008 10:04:13 PM

Wonderful capture, congrats on your win! #5948658

Tarun Bose level-addict 5/20/2008 3:48:13 AM

Big congrats Wally for your second place winner. #5949779

Elida Gutierrez level-addict 5/20/2008 7:54:33 AM

CONGRATULATIONS!!!
The Weed Trophy
A Special Trophy for
"The April Winners" #5951175

Murry Grigsby 5/20/2008 7:58:09 AM

Way to cruise into the winners circle Wally! Congrats on your terrific image and win!! #5951222

Susan Fox 5/20/2008 5:31:37 PM

Congrats on your wonderful win Wally! #5954089

Evy Johansen level-addict 5/20/2008 11:54:30 PM

Big congratulations on your beautiful win, Wally!! #5955268

Katarina Mansson level-addict 5/21/2008 3:41:28 AM

Interesting, beautiful and well made. Congrats Wally!!! #5955709

Colette M. Metcalf level-addict 5/21/2008 4:37:21 AM

Congratulations, Wally!!!! #5955979

Dominick M. Dimacale level-addict 5/22/2008 3:33:08 AM

Congratulations Wally on your Fabulous Win.


Dominick #5960789

Shelly A. Van Camp level-addict 5/22/2008 11:51:50 AM

A Beauty!!!! Congrats! #5963072

Datha Y. Thompson level-addict 5/23/2008 8:13:14 PM

Congratulations Wally!! WTG :0) #5969251

ronda chatelle 5/29/2008 10:59:18 PM

Magnificent image Wally! Congratulations on your winning recognition!!! #5995606

Susan M. Smith level-addict 6/17/2008 9:08:25 AM

I love reading the history behind T&P shots like these Wally! Thanks so much for sharing that part of the world and congratulations on your win for this wonderful capture! #6070577

Renee Doyle level-addict 6/20/2008 12:21:47 AM

Belated but big congratulations on this wonderful work Wally!! #6083195

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Description


A small part of the complex machinery needed to process whale oil rusts in the harbor at the whaling station in Grytviken on South Georgia Island. The station was built in 1904 by Norwegian-born British citizen, Captain Carl Larsen with Argentinian financing. It reached its peak in the 1920s and finally closed in 1966. The site is being restored as a historic reminder of whaling days. Our cruise ship lies in the background.



Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: 0.00, ExposureTime: 10/2000 seconds, Flash: did not fire., ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 0.00 mm, Model: NIKON D300

Uploaded on 4/23/2008 3:58:53 AM

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