A Community Devoted to the Preservation and Practice of Celestial Navigation and Other Methods of Traditional Wayfinding
From: David C
Date: 2016 Dec 2, 14:47 -0800
Two unidentified men looking through sextants 1924 - 1926. The Old Man (?) looks on. They are taking horizontal sights but I suspect that the image is staged.
On this web site it used to be possible (by following an obscure link) to download the hi-res version. Unfortunately this function seems to have been removed. I have therefore zoomed in to one of the men and made a screen grab. Zooming in and looking at their worn clothes and weatherbeaten skin is fascinating.
For the hi-res version go to