Sailors' Series - "Vendee Globe" Racing Solo Non-Stop Around the World with Rich Wilson
Tuesday, May 12th, 2020. 6:00 PM Reception | 6:30 PM Lecture
Tickets: Members $15 | Non -members $25
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Onne is one of the most prolific and talented marine photographers in the world of sailing. Throughout his adventures, has been to Greenland twice. Once in August 2018 to the Disko bay area of Western Greenland on a private, 90-foot sailboat as their expedition photographer and crew member. His second trip was in August 2019 on a steel, 65-foot ketch, which he chartered to take seven photographers to explore and photograph the beauty, this time of Eastern Greenland in the Similak Fjord /Kulusuk area.
Besides showing his beautiful images of Greenland, Onne gets in to the local customs, talks about the locals and tells his tells his tales in an interesting and light-hearted manner.
Onne is a well-known professional photographer based in Newport RI. Since 1987 he has been a Canon Explorer of Light. He is also a professional sailor who, amongst other accomplishments, was a crew member on Flyer, the winning Dutch entry in the 1981-82 Whitbread around the world race.
For more about Onne please visit www.vanderwal.com