Pictures from our October 25, 2003 trip to see the Amistad. (42 pictures)

Pictures from our October 25, 2003 trip to see the Amistad.

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Picture #1: Amistad Celebration
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/2.8, ISO 100, 1/80 sec, 17.3mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 94.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 09:43:44
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:25
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Picture #2: Amistad Celebration #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/3.2, ISO 100, 1/200 sec, 61.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 331.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 09:44:03
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:26
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Picture #3: Amistad Celebration #3
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/3.5, ISO 200, 1/200 sec, 70.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 380.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 09:51:30
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:27
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Picture #4: Amistad Celebration #4
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/3.5, ISO 200, 1/200 sec, 70.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 380.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 09:53:54
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:29
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Picture #5: Amistad Celebration #5
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/2.8, ISO 200, 1/125 sec, 19.3mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 105.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 09:56:07
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:29
Shutter speed of 1/125 or 1/250 may indicate use of flash
Picture #6: Amistad Celebration #6
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/3.5, ISO 200, 1/200 sec, 70.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 380.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 10:00:13
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:30
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Picture #7: Amistad Celebration #7
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/3.5, ISO 200, 1/200 sec, 70.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 380.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 10:03:44
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:31
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Picture #8: Amistad Celebration #8
Thumb: 200x148, 7,586 bytes (7.4K)
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/3.5, ISO 200, 1/200 sec, 70.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 380.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 10:10:48
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:32
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Picture #9: Amistad Celebration #9
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/4.5, ISO 200, 1/200 sec, 70.0mm, aperture priority, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 380.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 10:11:44
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:33
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Picture #10: Amistad Celebration #10
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/2.8, ISO 200, 1/200 sec, 48.3mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 262.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 10:13:07
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:34
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Picture #11: Amistad Celebration #11
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/3.5, ISO 200, 1/200 sec, 65.2mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 354.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 10:20:41
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:35
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Picture #12: Amistad Celebration #12
Thumb: 200x148, 8,204 bytes (8.0K)
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/3.2, ISO 200, 1/200 sec, 57.3mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 311.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 10:22:41
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:35
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Picture #13: Amistad Celebration #13
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/3.5, ISO 200, 1/200 sec, 65.2mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 354.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 10:28:37
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:36
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Picture #14: Amistad Celebration #14
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/3.5, ISO 200, 1/200 sec, 70.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 380.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 10:34:44
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:39
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Picture #15: Amistad Celebration #15
Thumb: 200x148, 9,632 bytes (9.4K)
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/2.8, ISO 200, 1/125 sec, 39.3mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 213.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 10:35:49
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:40
Shutter speed of 1/125 or 1/250 may indicate use of flash
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Picture #16: Amistad Celebration #16
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/3.2, ISO 200, 1/50 sec, 57.3mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 311.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 10:36:05
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:40
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Picture #17: Amistad Celebration #17
Thumb: 200x148, 9,361 bytes (9.1K)
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/3.2, ISO 200, 1/125 sec, 57.3mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 311.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 10:37:19
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:41
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Picture #18: Amistad Celebration #18
Thumb: 200x148, 8,414 bytes (8.2K)
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/3.5, ISO 200, 1/160 sec, 70.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 380.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 10:39:41
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:42
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Picture #19: Amistad Storyteller
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/3.5, ISO 200, 1/100 sec, 70.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 380.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 10:40:22
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:43
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Picture #20: Amistad Storyteller #2
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/3.5, ISO 200, 1/100 sec, 70.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 380.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 10:40:58
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:44
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/100 sec
Picture #21: Amistad Storyteller #3
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/3.5, ISO 200, 1/100 sec, 70.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 380.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 10:41:01
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:45
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Picture #22: Amistad Storyteller #4
Thumb: 200x148, 10,321 bytes (10.1K)
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/3.5, ISO 200, 1/100 sec, 70.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 380.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 10:44:42
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:47
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/100 sec
Picture #23: Amistad Storyteller #5
Thumb: 200x148, 10,617 bytes (10.4K)
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/3.5, ISO 200, 1/100 sec, 70.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 380.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 10:45:49
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:48
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/100 sec
Picture #24: Amistad Celebration #19
Thumb: 200x148, 7,172 bytes (7.0K)
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/3.2, ISO 200, 1/200 sec, 57.3mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 311.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 10:51:02
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:48
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Picture #25: Amistad Celebration #20
Thumb: 200x148, 7,686 bytes (7.5K)
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/3.2, ISO 200, 1/200 sec, 57.3mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 311.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 10:53:41
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:50
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/200 sec
Picture #26: Amistad Celebration #21
Thumb: 200x148, 8,092 bytes (7.9K)
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/3.2, ISO 200, 1/200 sec, 57.3mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 311.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 10:58:05
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:51
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/200 sec
Picture #27: Amistad Celebration #22
Thumb: 200x148, 8,965 bytes (8.8K)
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/3.2, ISO 200, 1/200 sec, 57.3mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 311.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 11:02:00
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:51
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/200 sec
Picture #28: Amistad Celebration #23
Thumb: 200x148, 9,638 bytes (9.4K)
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/3.2, ISO 200, 1/200 sec, 61.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 331.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 11:05:57
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:52
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Picture #29: Amistad Celebration #24
Thumb: 200x148, 9,681 bytes (9.5K)
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/2.8, ISO 200, 1/160 sec, 16.8mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 91.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 11:06:43
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:53
Picture #30: Amistad Celebration #25
Thumb: 200x148, 10,633 bytes (10.4K)
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/3.5, ISO 200, 1/200 sec, 70.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 380.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 11:12:35
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:53
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/200 sec
Picture #31: Amistad Celebration #26
Thumb: 200x148, 9,629 bytes (9.4K)
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/3.5, ISO 200, 1/50 sec, 70.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 380.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 11:17:56
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:54
Image stabilization might be needed to avoid camera shake at 1/50 sec
Picture #32: Amistad Celebration #27
Thumb: 200x148, 9,096 bytes (8.9K)
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/3.5, ISO 200, 1/200 sec, 70.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 380.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 11:19:59
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:55
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Picture #33: Amistad captain
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/7.0, ISO 200, 1/400 sec, 11.3mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 61.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 11:21:47
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:56
Picture #34: Amistad Replica
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/8.0, ISO 200, 1/650 sec, 7.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 38.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 11:31:39
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:56
Picture #35: Amistad Replica #2
Thumb: 200x148, 8,704 bytes (8.5K)
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/8.0, ISO 200, 1/650 sec, 7.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 38.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 11:31:44
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:57
Picture #36: Detail of the figurehead
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/6.3, ISO 100, 1/400 sec, 12.7mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 69.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 11:32:22
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:57
Picture #37: Amistad rigging
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/5.0, ISO 100, 1/400 sec, 7.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 38.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 11:33:10
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:58
Picture #38: Amistad bow
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/6.3, ISO 100, 1/500 sec, 7.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 38.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 11:34:53
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:58
Picture #39: Amistad stern
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/4.5, ISO 100, 1/650 sec, 7.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 38.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 11:35:11
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:58
Picture #40: Amistad sail
Thumb: 200x148, 8,997 bytes (8.8K)
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/4.5, ISO 100, 1/650 sec, 7.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 38.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 11:35:54
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:59
Picture #41: Amistad ship's wheel
Thumb: 200x148, 11,197 bytes (10.9K)
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/5.0, ISO 100, 1/500 sec, 10.2mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 55.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 11:36:34
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:59
Picture #42: Amistad ship's wheel #2
Thumb: 200x148, 10,322 bytes (10.1K)
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Copyright, Michael Meissner 2003, All rights reserved
Olympus C-2100UZ camera
f/4.5, ISO 100, 1/500 sec, 7.0mm, auto mode, SHQ, matrix metering
35mm equivalent focal length 38.0mm
Taken by Michael Meissner on October 25, 2003 11:37:04
Last modified on December 18, 2003 at 18:59

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