Behind the Lens: The Art and Adventure of Sailing Photography

July 16, 2024 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm Newport Art Museum

Join us at the Newport Art Museum for a panel discussion featuring some of the world’s leading sailing photographers, including Sharon Green, Daniel Forster, Onne van der Wal, Carlo Borlenghi, Cory Silken, Dan Nerney, Marina Semenova and Stephen Cloutier. 

This special talk will dive into the captivating world of sailing photography, offering a rare glimpse into the artistry and technical prowess behind each breathtaking shot.

Led by A three-time J/24 World Champion and Executive Director of Sail Newport Brad Read, our esteemed panelists will share their unique journeys and experiences, shedding light on how their practice unfolds from preparation to execution. Learn about the meticulous planning and the split-second decisions that go into capturing the perfect moment during a race. Hear thrilling stories from behind the lens at regattas, and discover the challenges and triumphs they face in the dynamic and unpredictable environment of the open sea.

Whether you are a photography enthusiast, a sailing aficionado, or simply curious about the intersection of these two exciting worlds, this event promises to be both informative and inspiring.

A cocktail reception sponsored by Newport Craft and an opportunity to meet with the panelists will follow.