Nuclear-powered ballistic-missile submarine USS OHIO (SSGN-726) prior to her first patrol, Naval Submarine Base, Bangor Washington, 1982 / lead sub of her class. [1512×2048]

Nuclear-powered ballistic-missile submarine USS OHIO (SSGN-726) prior to her first patrol, Naval Submarine Base, Bangor Washington, 1982 / lead sub of her class. [1512×2048]

Main Engine of a VLCC being dusted from top to bottom Shipyard worker prior to deliver to owners. DSME, Okpo, South Korea. Just thought it was nice seeing everything so shiny.

Main Engine of a VLCC being dusted from top to bottom Shipyard worker prior to deliver to owners. DSME, Okpo, South Korea. Just thought it was nice seeing everything so shiny.

My great Aunt Judy (78 yrs old) has been taking art classes at her local senior center for the past nine years. She’s incredibly talented, and has no prior art experience. She can’t sketch, all her paintings are free hand. She can just paint simply from a picture or from her head!

My great Aunt Judy (78 yrs old) has been taking art classes at her local senior center for the past nine years. She’s incredibly talented, and has no prior art experience. She can’t sketch, all her paintings are free hand.… Continue Reading

USS Cushing (TB-1), showing her twin four-bladed propellers and rudder. Photo taken prior to the ship’s launching from Herreshoff Manufacturing Co., Bristol, RI. January 23, 1890. [900 x 1000]

USS Cushing (TB-1), showing her twin four-bladed propellers and rudder. Photo taken prior to the ship’s launching from Herreshoff Manufacturing Co., Bristol, RI. January 23, 1890. [900 x 1000]

A close-up view of the stern and propellers of the guided missile destroyer CURTIS WILBUR (DDG-54) on the ways prior to the vessel’s christening and launching ceremony [1600 × 1269]

A close-up view of the stern and propellers of the guided missile destroyer CURTIS WILBUR (DDG-54) on the ways prior to the vessel’s christening and launching ceremony [1600 × 1269]

Six 158-foot, U.S. Navy Landing Ships being overhauled at the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, Bremerton, Washington, prior to transfer overseas under the Mutual Defense Assistance Program [2226 x 2914]

Six 158-foot, U.S. Navy Landing Ships being overhauled at the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard, Bremerton, Washington, prior to transfer overseas under the Mutual Defense Assistance Program [2226 x 2914]