Caspian Sea oil rig

Caspian Sea oil rig

T110/0601 Rights Managed

Request low-res file

530 pixels on longest edge, unwatermarked

Request/Download high-res file

Uncompressed file size: 25.3MB

Downloadable file size: 2.3MB

Price image Pricing

Please login to use the price calculator


Caption: Caspian Sea oil rig. Oil rigs are large floating platforms used to drill for and pump oil from below the seabed. Oil is the fossil fuel that powers much of the world's cars and industries, and which is also used to produce materials like plastics. The Caspian Sea is an oil-rich inland sea in western Asia. This oil rig is the Shelf-1 drilling well, in the Azerbaijan part of the Caspian Sea. Photographed on 1 June 1983, when Azerbaijan was part of the USSR.

Release details: Model release not required. Property release not required.

Keywords: 1900s, 1980s, 1983, 20th century, asia, asian, azerbaijan, azerbaijani, caspian sea, energy, fossil fuel, fuels, industrial, industry, inland sea, june, novosti, oil, oil industry, oil rig, one, single, soviet, summer, technological, technology, ussr

Licence fees: A licence fee will be charged for any media (low or high resolution) used in your project.