Monday, November 9, 2020
The Bean
News

Shipping Executive Caught In Sotheby’s Tax Scam

By Jonathan Stempel (Reuters) – Sotheby’s was sued on Friday by New York’s attorney general, who accused the auction house of defrauding the state by helping a shipping executive avoid millions...

November 9, 2020
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Monday, October 26, 2015
Maritime News

Ship Photos of the Day – More Sketches of Ships

Back by popular demand, Niall Farrell from Greystones, Ireland has sent us more sketches he’s done of ship scenes around Europe.  See more of his work HERE and HERE.  All drawings...

October 26, 2015
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Wednesday, June 3, 2015
Blog

WATCH Ten Things I Have Learned About The Sea [VIDEO]

This video, shot by Lorenzo Fonda and titled “ten things I have learned about the sea“, shows footage he shot while on the vessel “Portland Senator” en route from Lost...

June 3, 2015
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Wednesday, May 13, 2015
Blog

Everybody Razzle Dazzle in Liverpool

This is what happens when you give full artistic license, a ship and a lot of paint to British artist Sir Peter Blake. Blake, not to be confused with the...

May 13, 2015
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Saturday, February 14, 2015
niall farrell
Blog

Sketched – Offshore Operations at a Maersk Production Platform

Niall Farrell from Greystones, Ireland sent us the following drawing he sketched up today on his notepad. This might be the first drawing that has ever been submitted from one...

February 14, 2015
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Wednesday, August 20, 2014
Blog

Giant Rubber Duck Floats Into Port of Los Angeles – PHOTOS

A giant rubber duck made its way into the Port of Los Angeles on Wednesday.

August 20, 2014
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Monday, July 7, 2014
News

CMA CGM Containership Transformed Into Giant Work of Art – VIDEO

A CMA CGM containership has been transformed into a giant floating work of art thanks to the world-renowned artist known as JR. The art installation was part of an on-going...

July 7, 2014
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Tuesday, May 7, 2013
Blog

Ship Photos of The Day: Giant Rubber Duck Arrives in Hong Kong [UPDATE!]

These photos are real...

May 7, 2013
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Friday, March 30, 2012
Blog

Perpetual Ocean: An Artistic Look at the World’s Ocean Currents

Following yesterdays amazing visualization showing us for the first time what wind over the United States actually looks like, now we take a look at what ocean currents looks like,...

March 30, 2012
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Tuesday, January 31, 2012
Bazaruto Archipelago Mozambique
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The Earth as Abstract Art: Astrium Captures the Planet’s Natural Beauty Like Never Before

It’s a bit like the Hubble Space Telescope, however in this case the camera points toward Earth. The engineers at Astrium, pioneers in Earth observation and geo-information services, clearly have...

January 31, 2012
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Monday, September 12, 2011
Blog

Ship Photo of The Week – Overcrowded boat nearly collides with giant horse, grounds in Nevada desert

With most of today’s news being rather depressing, I thought I’d lighten the mood a little bit with this photo from last weeks “Burning Man Festival” taking place in Nevada’s...

September 12, 2011
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Sunday, December 26, 2010
Blog

The Winning Yacht 1876 – by Edward Moran

Courtesy of the Vallejo Gallery, this painting by Edward Moran captures a spectacular yacht racing scene in which the Schooner IDLER, winner of the Brenton’s Reef Challenge Cup on July...

December 26, 2010
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Tuesday, November 2, 2010
Offbeat

Interesting, er, Sailboat of The Week – The sinking sailboat

This is not your typical boater in distress! Love love, the brain child of artist Julien Berthier, is a floating sculpture made from an actual sailboat that has been modified...

November 2, 2010
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