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 wake up and discover we are in Lake Ontario on a gray day heading towards Kingston and the Thousand Islands. Not much scenery today so I get used to my new camera, the Canon XF705, which shoots incredible footage in stunning 4K…four times the resolution of standard HD video! Bill […]Read More
Bill and I can’t shoot over the river in the USA any more because now we’re officially “working”. But we know the Bramble is launching from Port Huron today so we head down to Sarnia, Ontario to capture some footage. We find a really good location right across from where […]Read More
Bill and I arrive in Port Huron Michigan to record the Bramble’s Sea Trials in Lake Huron. There’s lots of ice but this ship was designed to break it. We meet Tom Clarke the new owner. He’s a great guy. Very friendly and outgoing. The ship’s Captain, Robert, is also […]Read More