Monday, January 27, 2020

Watch: Wild Docking in Norway

Check out this wild video out of northern Norway showing an expedition cruise ship docking during strong winds. The video was filmed on January 21 as the

January 27, 2020
Total Views: 9625

Friday, September 25, 2015
Maritime News

WATCH: Greek Ferry Docking Like a Boss!

Blue Star Ferry coming in hot! Hopefully this one makes up for all the other ferry docking and ship handling videos we have posted lately. And for all the

September 25, 2015
Total Views: 324

Thursday, September 17, 2015

Speaking of Amazing Ship Handling Videos, Watch This Ferry Berthing in Nice, France

If you liked our earlier video showing a ferry docking stern to at Port Chios in the Greek Islands, you’re sure to like this time-lapse video

September 17, 2015
Total Views: 74

Tuesday, August 18, 2015

WATCH: Tanker Maneuvering Into Port in Perfect Aerial Time-Lapse

Check out this perfect aerial time-lapse of UK-flagged tanker Galway Fisher entering the Port of Galway, located on the central west coast of Ireland in Galway

August 18, 2015
Total Views: 685

Wednesday, October 8, 2014

Watch: Greek Island Ferry Loading Cars Looks Super Sketchy

By now you should all know how sketchy Greek ferry landings can be and this video just serves as the latest example of

October 8, 2014
Total Views: 103

Tuesday, March 5, 2013

Crunch… Royal Navy Frigate Tags Canary Wharf

HMS Lancaster, a 4900 tonne Type 23 Royal Navy frigate makes a rather rough landing at London’s Canary Wharf dock. Video by Meredic

March 5, 2013
Total Views: 8

Tuesday, January 8, 2013

Was Speed a Factor in the Overseas Reymar Allision?

As the Coast Guard and the National Transportation Safety Board launch their investigation into Monday’s tanker allision with the San Francisco Bay

January 8, 2013
Total Views: 80

Tuesday, April 17, 2012
Navy's Top Ship Handler Lt. Zachary Brown

King’s Point Alumnus Named Navy’s Top Ship Handler In The Pacific

gCaptain forum members have been vocal in questioning the US Merchant Marine Academy’s (Kings Point) relevance in the modern world of increasingly large

April 17, 2012
Total Views: 61

Friday, March 2, 2012

Mooring Ops VIDEO FAQ – European Harbour Masters’ Committee

Video training has long been an effective tool for companies to help share information with mariners. I say companies because video training programs, while

March 2, 2012
Total Views: 224

Wednesday, July 7, 2010

Top 5 Most Interesting Maritime Training Courses

One of the most fun and rewarding aspects to a career a sea are the classes mariners get to take. From small arms training to fast rescue boat, we

July 7, 2010
Total Views: 39

Wednesday, October 28, 2009

Shiphandling Simulator

The Seamanship Tutor has put together a series of simple computer animations that show various shiphandling techniques. The animations include search and

October 28, 2009
Total Views: 106

Friday, September 25, 2009

Manned Models – An Unusual Training Device

From the gCaptain archives… Our friend Peter Mello at Sea-Fever, a must read maritime blog, brings us the model building obsession of William Terra. This

September 25, 2009
Total Views: 428

Friday, May 1, 2009

Dead Water Effect – Sinking Of The Fram

Scientists at the Universit´e de Lyon have found new answers to a phenomenon called “Dead Water”. No this not refer to the newly released WWII

May 1, 2009
Total Views: 57

Wednesday, November 19, 2008

International Shiphandling Championship 2009

gCaptain is excited to announce, in partnership with TRANSAS, Professional Mariner Magazine and Northeast Maritime Institute, the First Annual International

November 19, 2008
Total Views: 5

Thursday, April 3, 2008

If Only Kudos Went Further Than Money – LL/NI Awards

Photo By OneEighteen Your car’s parked in the lot outside a roadside diner, well off the road, when a another vehicle pulling a trailer passes. As it

April 3, 2008
Total Views: 37