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Propeller Trial Run

Making propellers for fishing boats is one of traditional jobs in areas close to the Ham Luong River in Ben Tre province, Vietnam. This photo shows a man testing a large-size propeller to see whether it operates smoothly and is balanced. This job depends heavily on manual operations, and the testing equipment can be dangerous for mechanics.

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Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam
Member since 2015
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Photo of the Day: 09.11.19 Editors' Pick
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© Huynh Thanh Huy.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 12.2017
Total Views: 3248
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 28, 2019, 6:59 a.m.
Camera Make: NIKON CORPORATION
Camera Model: NIKON D810
Focal Length: 16mm
Shutter Speed: 1/14
Aperture: f10
ISO: ISO320
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PHOTO LOCATION Ben Tre , Vietnam