Hi, I'm Geoffrey Holmes, director of "Bramble Reborn". My partner Bill Wiley and I are hard at work filming the new adventures of USCGC Bramble as she attempts to re-create history: a voyage to circumnavigate the North American continent! We're shooting with surface cameras, aerial drones, and ROVs (remotely operated vehicles) to capture all the action in glorious 4K, which has four times the resolution of standard high definition video. Please check the website often as I'll be sending out daily logs of our progress. And don't forget to join our mailing list: click here.
We has some very special guests on the ship here in Norfolk today. Both formerly served on the Bramble in the Coast Guard. They were excited to tour their old ship and see some of the updates to the navigation and electrical equipment we’ve installed. I got some great footage […]Read More
We made it to Norfolk, Virginia! I’m impressed with the US Naval base as we cruise into our dock. Many impressive warships including the aircraft carrier “Harry Truman”. Nice to see some cool sites after a rather uncomfortable night. The boat was really pitching last night. Poor Bill got ejected […]Read More
Weather is much warmer today. It’s “Hawaiian shirt day” on the ship and I’m wearing the one I bought in Montreal. Erin comes into the wardroom where Bill and I are exchanging war stories. He says there’s a pod of dolphins off the bow. I grab the camera and we […]Read More