Crusader – Fisherman’s Terminal, Seattle

Crusader, Oil on linen, 16x20, $800
December 6, 2015

I enjoy marine scenes. This is from a clear September day over Fisherman’s Terminal in Seattle. I was drawn to the blue of the Crusader. The black hull and superstructure were reflecting blue sky.image

The challenge in a place like this is to edit out all the distraction on the busy docks. This boat was isolated in it’s berth so I didn’t have to try to figure out which booms and davits belonged to which boat.




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Quandary – Fisherman’s Terminal, Seattle

Quandary, Oil on linen, 16x24, $960
November 28, 2015

I’ve been working from photos that I took in Seattle during my last visit in September. During the first week of my stay, the fleet was returning from the north Pacific. Within a week, the boats were crammed into nearly all available berths at Fisherman’s Terminal. I shot for two days, one blustery and one bright and clear.

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