• Passing through the Panama Canal on a Container Vessel of E.R. Schifffahrt.

    Ship´s bow of the vessel E.R. Sydney in the Pacific Ocean

  • After the passage across the Pacific Ocean the container vessel E.R. Sydney stopped in the port of Manzanillo, Mexico, where I boarded the ship for the trip through the Panama Canal.

  • Passing through the Panama Canal on a Container Vessel of E.R. Schifffahrt.

    Anchoring off Panama City before beginning the passage through the canal

  • Passing through the Panama Canal on a Container Vessel of E.R. Schifffahrt.

    The E.R. Sydney is accompanied by pilot boats to the canal entrance

  • Passing through the Panama Canal on a Container Vessel of E.R. Schifffahrt.

    Heading for the Miraflores Locks

  • Passing through the Panama Canal on a Container Vessel of E.R. Schifffahrt.

    Engine towing the vessel through the locks

  • Passing through the Panama Canal on a Container Vessel of E.R. Schifffahrt.

    Exiting the Miraflores Lock

  • Passing through the Panama Canal on a Container Vessel of E.R. Schifffahrt.

    Panama Canal pilot on the bridge during the passage

  • Passing through the Panama Canal on a Container Vessel of E.R. Schifffahrt.

    Vessels on the Gatun Lake waiting for further passage

  • Passing through the Panama Canal on a Container Vessel of E.R. Schifffahrt.

    Panama Canal Crew member watching the narrow passage through a lock

  • Passing through the Panama Canal on a Container Vessel of E.R. Schifffahrt.

    Captain watching the passage on the bridge

  • Passing through the Panama Canal on a Container Vessel of E.R. Schifffahrt.

    Entering the Gatun Locks, exit to the Atlantic Ocean

  • Passing through the Panama Canal on a Container Vessel of E.R. Schifffahrt.

    Back in the open sea