Watch This Boat Get Tossed by a Huge Wave

This video was apparently filmed this week in Nias in Sumatra, Indonedia as a huge swell hit the island. Luckily, according to reports the vessel was unmanned when it broke free and drifted into the break, drawing a crowd that was just waiting for this to happen. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OyH1DXzk6Ic … [Read more...]

WATCH Lessons In Leadership From A Ship Cook

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0dT9-fThvkI   "You keep standing, no matter what, no matter how heavy the seas, no matter how deep the water. You keep standing." Watch Dr. Rick Rigsby - an award-winning journalist, author and son of a ship's cook - share the wisdom he learned from the wisest sailor he ever met with the 2017 graduates of … [Read more...]

Youtuber Chases Ships with His Drone and the Footage is Spectacular

Just over a year ago Youtuber Th Bee (aka TheraDrone) launched his Phantom 3 Professional drone from a quiet beach in Belgium to chase a passing MSC containership about 2 miles from shore. The footage he captured was incredible. Since then The Bee has created nearly 20 ship chase videos all shot in 4K HD - each one as spectacular as next. The Bee tells us that he … [Read more...]

gCaptain’s Top 50 Most Viewed Stories of 2014

A rundown of gCaptain's 50 most viewed stories from 2014. Enjoy! 50. WATCH: Atlantic Ocean B&B Takes Direct Hit from Hurricane Arthur The Frying Pan Tower B&B is a former U.S. Coast Guard Light Station located 32 miles south of Bald Head, North Carolina and, in July, it took a direct hit from Hurricane Arthur. The owner was aboard to capture video of the … [Read more...]

WATCH: Atlantic Ocean B&B Takes Direct Hit from Hurricane Arthur

Check out these videos shot from the Frying Pan Tower B&B, a former U.S. Coast Guard Light Station located 32 miles south of Bald Head, North Carolina, as Hurricane Arthur made its way up the Eastern seaboard  on Thursday. The light house was purchased from the government in 2010 by Richard Neal and has been converted into an adventure B&B (seriously). By the looks … [Read more...]