In pictures: Tall Ships by night in Belfast

You may have seen the spectacular Tall Ships in Belfast by day - but marvel at their beauty by night.

An expected 500,000 people are expected to travel to the city’s docks for the four-day maritime festival, which finishes on Sunday.

Tall Ships by night

Tall Ships by night

This year Belfast is the home port for the start of the Tall Ships Races.

Around 50 vessels will be on show from 15 different countries.