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17th Annual Smithsonian.com Photo Contest
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: 3868
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