A location can make you think differently about the image content you create, in big cities like London, New York and Hong Kong you can feel the 'buzz' -it changes how you interperate your subject - how you feel about the compositions -the way you want to use the suroundings to make the image.
I have always loved being at sea, it's where I feel at home and at the same time insignificant, the picture become about the sea scape, the way huge structures and vessels at the dock side become small and of inconsequence in the vast oceans. Even look out from shore is a very different experience from the view back to shore..it starts to look like a very long way to swim.
Off the coast of Northumberland UK, a series of works firsts is being constructed by EDF Energy Renewables, 5 innovative constructed wind turbines (Blyth Offshore Demonstrator Project) have had their bases constructed on shore -floated out to sea -then had their 8.3MW installed and connected to shore by the first 66KV cable, and will provide enough clean energy for up to 34,000 homes.
The Jan de Nul vessel Vole au Vent loaded out in Esbjerg carrying MHI Vestas towers, blades and nacels. The full compliment of the army will be done in two voyages and should complete the work by late September.