Oriol Clavera

The Atlantic Crossing
Location: Barcelona, Catalonia
Nationality: Catalan
Biography: Born in Barcelona (1978), photographer Oriol Clavera is a freelance photographer focused on photojournalism, travel, anthroplogy and culture, who combines editorial assignments with documentary projects. Until 2003, he worked for the spanish... read on
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The Atlantic Crossing
Copyright Oriol Clavera 2022
Updated Feb 2015
Location Atlantic Ocean

The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.

William George Ward (1812-1882)

2,800 miles from Canarias Islands (Africa) to Martinica (Caribean) and 17 days of sailing in a 43 feet sailboat propelled by Trade Winds are more than a travel across the space. It's a travel across time.


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