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In August 2013 we set sail from Stromness on our second Sea Change expedition, aboard Lerwick community boat The Swan, with a crew of 27 artists, scientists and informers. More ›

The Crew

The expedition crew of 27 includes a wide range of scientific and creative folk.
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Video highlights

Watch highlights from the 2011 Western Isles Expedition ››

The Swan Diary Extract

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The boat is a like a spider’s web, held in place by expertly spun threads in their necessary positions. They can move with the wind until fixed by the crew, or sweated into position. Each crew member is a leg of the spider, the skipper perhaps, the head. What does this spider catch? Or catch... Read more ›

Swan Portraits

John Cumming