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Photographer:Jukka Koskimies [View profile]Title:SILJA FESTIVALAdded:Jan 02, 2009
Captured:January 01, 2009IMO:8306498Hits:4,042
Location:Helsinki, Helsinki, Finland
Photo Category: Ferries
Description:
In Helsinki South Harbour on 1.1.2009 on her “Christmas cruise” St. Petersburg - Helsinki - Stockholm - Tallinn - St. Petersburg.

IMO number: 8306498. Gross tonnage: 34414. Year of build: 1986. Flag: Latvia Ex-WELLAMO -92. Details HERE.
Vessel Identification
Name:Silja Festival
IMO:8306498
Flag:Latvia
MMSI:275380000
Callsign:YLBS
Former name(s):
- Wellamo (Until 1991 Dec)
Technical Data
Vessel type:Ro-ro/passenger Ship
Gross tonnage:34,414 tons
Summer DWT:3,720 tons
Length:170 m
Beam:28 m
Draught:6.3 m

Additional Information
Home port:Riga
Class society:Det Norske Veritas
Build year:1986
AIS Information
Last known position:
42°27’49.2” N, 7°10’33” E
Status:Underway
Speed, course (heading):
19.2kts, 305° (305°)
Destination:
Location:Tolone
Arrival:18th Jul 2018
17:15:31 UTC
Last update:
1 hour 11 minutes ago
Source:AIS (AirNav ShipTrax)

Port history
2018 December 31st, 07:00:47 UTCToulon
2018 July 18th, 17:15:31 UTCTolone
2018 July 17th, 05:00:36 UTCAjaccio
2018 July 15th, 20:55:33 UTCTolone
2018 July 15th, 12:30:29 UTCIle Rousse
2018 July 14th, 16:05:28 UTCBastia
2018 July 13th, 15:45:40 UTCTolone
2018 July 12th, 05:00:30 UTCBastia
2018 July 11th, 06:00:29 UTCTolone
2018 July 10th, 14:00:38 UTCLivorno
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Photo Comments (6)

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Jukka Koskimies on Jan 05, 2009 21:15 (9 years ago)
Kiitos Joonas :-)
Joonas Kortelainen on Jan 03, 2009 15:37 (9 years ago)
Hienoa Jukka niin kuin aina! :) It's great to see her in Helsinki after so many years, even for a while and as Tallink Latvia's ferry. After all she trafficed that actual quay for two years out of her three years post between Helsinki and Tallinn in the mid 90's. Those were the days. ;)
Jukka Koskimies on Jan 03, 2009 00:01 (9 years ago)
Kiitos Rick! Your comment made me very happy :-)

Kind regards,
Jukka
Jukka Koskimies on Jan 03, 2009 00:05 (9 years ago)
Hi Michael! Thanks for your compliment. I am sorry to disappoint you, but this picture was shot with a normal "pocket camera" lens (a good Leica one, it is true) and a built-in exposure program. My camera is a Panasonic DMC-FZ50 "super-pocket" one. One of its built in scene programs ("Night Scenery") automatically chooses the appropriate settings, in this case it used a shutter speed of 3.2 sec, aperture 6.3 and ISO 100. That's all - I just had to push the button. With a tripode, of course.

Kind regards,
Jukka
Patalavaca on Jan 02, 2009 22:40 (9 years ago)
Suunnaton valokuva. A very fine photograph. Well done ! Regards, Rick
hopecreek on Jan 02, 2009 22:37 (9 years ago)
:-D awesome shot!!! what lens did you use if you don't mind 8-)
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