Our Videos Gallery

From time to time we shoot the odd video about our Journey, and they are all catalogued below. You can watch them by clicking on the select image. We have also included links to the stories that each video relates to.

We hope you enjoy !

 

SAILING DEAD DOWNWIND IN THE SEA OF CORTEZ:

A short video of Pesto riding a cold front that “ejected” us from the Sea of Cortez in December 2015. Click on the image (or HERE) to watch, and HERE to read the story

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PAULO’s KITE:

We attached the GoPro to Paulo’s kite one windy day in the Makemo Atoll in French Polynesia. Click on the image to see what happened ! And click HERE to read the related post.

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WINDY ANCHORAGE in MAKEMO:

A short video of a windy day at the anchorage in the Makemo Atoll, in French Polynesia. Click on the image (or HERE) to watch it. And click HERE to read the post that this video relates to.

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DINGHY RIDE IN BETWEEN CORAL HEADS:

Video captured as we raced in between the coral heads with our dinghy, during a beautiful sunny day in Makemo, French Polynesia. Click on the image above (or HERE) to watch it. and HERE to read the post that it relates to.

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UNDERWATER FOOTAGE FROM PADDLEBOARD RIDE:

Shot with the GoPro tied to the bottom of a paddle board as I paddled amidst coral heads inside the Makemo Atoll, French Polynesia. Click on the image above (or HERE) to watch. And HERE to read the post that this video relates to.

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REMORAS UNDER PESTO:

While in the Tuamotus, a small school of Remoras took Pesto as their temporary home. And the kids embraced them fully ! Click on the image above (or HERE) to watch a short video of them. And HERE to read the story.

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SOOTHING IMAGES FROM A DESERTED BEACH IN FRENCH POLYNESIA:

We found our little nirvana on this one beach in particular in the Tuamotus, French Polynesia. This short video is an attempt to capture at least a small portion of that feeling. Click on the image (or HERE) to watch. And HERE to read the related story.

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OVERNIGHT PASSAGE BETWEEN ATOLLs:

Click on the image above (or HERE) to watch the video

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BOUNCY ANCHORAGE:

Images taken of an anchorage that turned from calm to bouncy with a shift of just a few degrees in the wind direction. Click on the image above (or HERE) to watch. and HERE to read the related story.

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FAKARAVA FROM ABOVE:

Short but awesome !  I shot this quick 360 view while atop our mast, 70ft above water level at the scenic atoll of Fakarava, French Polynesia. Click on the image above (or HERE) to watch, and HERE to read the story.

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RUSH HOUR:

We may have seen a few sharks around our boat while anchored at the south of Fakarava. Can you help us count ’em? Click on the image (or HERE) to watch, and HERE to read the story

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SNORKELING AT THE REEF:

Cool footage while snorkeling around a lively reef in Fakarava, French Polynesia. Click on the picture (or HERE) to watch. And HERE to read a story related to the same place.

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PADDLEBOARD RIDE IN HIRIFA:

Paddling on crystalline waters and over a brilliant colored reef. Click on the image (or HERE) to watch. And read the (cool) related story HERE.

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AWESOME SNORKELING AT THE PASS:

It is indeed awesome …  Just watch ! Click on the image above (or HERE). And HERE to read a story written while we were at this place.

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SHARK SCENE IN FAKARAVA:

“Mum … I think there was a shark swimming off our stern just a while ago !?!?!?” Click on the image to watch (or HERE), and HERE to read the story

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UNDERWATER FOOTAGE OF WAVES CRASHING ON THE REEF:

A sunny day, the kids going to surf on the reef. I joined, and took the GoPro. Click on the image (or HERE) to watch, and HERE to read a related story (cool pictures as well!)

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MANTA RAY IN HUAHINE:

This big guy swam by Pesto every morning while we were anchored at the south bay in Huahine, French Polynesia. It was a matter of getting the GoPro and the flippers ready. Click on the image above (or HERE) to watch.

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CORAL GARDEN IN HUAHINE:

We went as close as we could to the edge of the reef at the south of Huahine, right where the swell breaks, and where the water is the clearest. Click on the image above (or HERE) to watch.

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SWIMMING IN NIUE:

Niue is a tiny island-nation in the middle of the South Pacific. It’s a roadstead, made of limestone, and decoid of beaches. The waters surring it are therefore as clear as it gets in the open seas. We went for a quick swimm around Pesto and this short video was teh result. Click on the image to watch, and HERE to read a related stories (highly recommended)

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CRUISING IN TONGA WITH A BROKEN ENGINE:

A short video update made from the Kingdon of Tonga

 

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