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Floating Coin

Posted by
Steve Rice (Olympia, United States) on 24 October 2015 in Miscellaneous.

I noticed coins in the fountain around the Peace Statue. I tossed in a one yen coin, which is very light, and it floated. It floated all the way to the edge of the fountain and down the outside since that's how the water flows.

Nagasaki Peace Park
Return to Japan

omid from mashhad, Iran

:)
very nice shot
with beautiful composition, lights & reflections!
Amazing!

24 Oct 2015 5:59am

jpla from St Barthélémy d, France

Extra ton reflet
JP

24 Oct 2015 6:35am

Jypyä Pop from Turku, Finland

It was, therefore, a floating currency.

24 Oct 2015 6:42am

@Jypyä Pop: Ha ha, yes indeed.

Focales from Entre montagnes et Bretagne, France

It is as in the fountain from Trévi to Rome where we throw coins by hoping to return one day

24 Oct 2015 7:15am

jean pierre a from France

beau rzeflet!! amitiés

24 Oct 2015 9:31am

Graciel·la (Vic. Catalonia) from CAT. New European State, Poland

Is the first time I see a floating currency !! physically
I guess this is unrelated to the floating exchange rate :))

24 Oct 2015 10:15am

Shiva from Berwick, Canada

A great tradition ---- I love doing it too ........ Thanks for sharing Steve ---- and have an enjoyable Weekend -MN ---- might be you want to listen https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MtO_UBjsN4s !!!!

24 Oct 2015 12:09pm

Monte Stevens from Fort Collins, United States

You're that rich!!!

24 Oct 2015 2:30pm

Don from Spokane, United States

A fine picture of this unusual buoyancy. The coin toss made an interesting experiment to watch it float away.

24 Oct 2015 2:35pm

Ruthiebear from Titusville, NJ, United States

AN unusual image of coins flosting

24 Oct 2015 4:55pm

Mhelene from Villiers-sur-Marne, France

Beautiful composition !

24 Oct 2015 5:38pm

Gemma Wiseman from Melbourne, Australia

Like a symbol of keeping hopes afloat.

24 Oct 2015 8:12pm

Daryl Johnson from Worcester Park, United Kingdom

Makes for a lovely image!

24 Oct 2015 8:42pm

Nicou from Sion, Switzerland

Quel rendu sur le sol quelle vue et image superbe captage.
amitié

25 Oct 2015 4:13am

L'Angevine from Angers, France

superbe cette partie gauche

25 Oct 2015 7:39am

Kyu from Kyoto, Japan

Wonderful image in the excellent composition. Have a nice weekend.

25 Oct 2015 12:23pm

Denny Jump Photo from Easton, PA, United States

Beautiful :-)

25 Oct 2015 2:19pm

Diana from Olympia, United States

Lovely effect

25 Oct 2015 2:24pm

Sam from Chennai, India

Beautiful image. Wonderful composition. :)

25 Oct 2015 4:28pm