With stunning marine photography and a nautical quote for every day of the year, Sailor’s Wisdom makes a great addition to any sailor’s library. In this impressive coffee-table tome, Philip Plisson—an acclaimed maritime photographer with over 400,000 photographs and 40 books under his belt—captures the many moods and aspects of the sea and those who live and work around it. From sea-scapes to portraits and work boats to race boats, Plisson captures the both great and small with moving insight and captivating grace. Though I can’t see opening it each day to look at a single picture, I could spend hours flipping through it.
Boot Düsseldorf—The World’s Biggest Boat Show Turned 50
In the 50 years since its inception, Boot Düsseldorf, the indoor extravaganza held each January on the banks of Germany’s Rhine River, has grown to become the 1,000lb gorilla of boat shows. The demise this year of the competing London Boat show and the slow slide into obscurity ...read more