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.
Harken Changes Hands, Stays in the Family
. In a video posted yesterday, Peter Harken cheerfully announced that his company, Harken Inc., the trusted hardware brand bearing his last name, which was formerly owned by founders and their families has changed hands. The owners have sold their shares to employees—"passing ...read more