Film: Nursery Island (1936)

Held in the BFI National Archive, Nursery Island (1936) is from Gaumont-British Instructional’s 1930s cinema series Secrets of Life whose pioneering director Mary Field inspires award-winning filmmaker Margaret Salmon’s film Cladach specially commissioned by Invisible Dust for Shore.

Film: Introduction to Fogo Island (1967)

In his specially commissioned Shore film entitled I walk there every day but never saw it that way, community video-maker Ed Webb-Ingall explores how the ‘Fogo Process’ initiated in Newfoundland by Canadian filmmaker Colin Lowe in 1967 might function in areas affected by the development and implementation of Marine Protected Areas.

Audio: An account of fish and shellfish eaten in Arran
Audio: An account of fish and shellfish eaten in Arran

LISTEN - A wonderful oral history recording of John Henderson, an Arran man who talks about the gaelic names of edible sealife to be found on the island. This clip from the rich sound collections of Tobar an Dualchais is selected by Dr Mairi McFadyen of Local Voices who’ll be at the Shore tour venues gathering stories and conversations for sharing across the country. Image courtesy of Margaret Salmon.

Live HD webcams of the seabed
Live HD webcams of the seabed

Live high definition footage from a variety of locations around the campus of Shore project partner SAMS at Dunstaffnage near Oban. Watch the incredible life to be found on the seabed near SAMS or in their aquariums, all in real time. www.sams.ac.uk/about/webcams

Observing oceans with ATLAS
Observing oceans with ATLAS

The ATLAS project is a large-scale European ocean observation project striving to improve our understanding of complex deep-sea ecosystems and their associated species, including those that are new to science.

Blueprint - Future of Our Seas
Blueprint - Future of Our Seas

Blueprint brings together scientists, facilitators, artists and skilled media communicators to share expertise, training, innovation and audiences to enable a step-change in the way we consider, and collaborate with, our environment – sparking a vibrant, nationwide conversation about the future of our seas. Alongside Invisible Dust, Blueprint brings together eight other major UK-leading marine research, engagement, advocacy and environmental arts organisations.

Lines (57° 59' N, 7° 16'W)

Lines is an interactive site-specific light installation by Pekka Niittyvirta & Timo Aho, commissioned by Taigh Chearsabhagh Museum & Arts Centre on North Uist in the Outer Hebrides. By use of sensors, the installation interacts with the rising tidal changes; activating on high tide. The work provides a visual reference of future sea level rise.

Voices: Sid & Jessie Townsend
Voices: Kieran Robertson
Voices: Tilda, Torrin, Greta & Kitty
Voices: Crissie White
Voices: Ava, William & Jessica
Film: Nursery Island (1936)
Film: Introduction to Fogo Island (1967)
Audio: An account of fish and shellfish eaten in Arran
Live HD webcams of the seabed
Observing oceans with ATLAS
Blueprint - Future of Our Seas
Lines (57° 59' N, 7° 16'W)
Voices: Sid & Jessie Townsend
Voices: Kieran Robertson
Voices: Tilda, Torrin, Greta & Kitty
Voices: Crissie White
Voices: Ava, William & Jessica
Film: Nursery Island (1936)

Held in the BFI National Archive, Nursery Island (1936) is from Gaumont-British Instructional’s 1930s cinema series Secrets of Life whose pioneering director Mary Field inspires award-winning filmmaker Margaret Salmon’s film Cladach specially commissioned by Invisible Dust for Shore.

Film: Introduction to Fogo Island (1967)

In his specially commissioned Shore film entitled I walk there every day but never saw it that way, community video-maker Ed Webb-Ingall explores how the ‘Fogo Process’ initiated in Newfoundland by Canadian filmmaker Colin Lowe in 1967 might function in areas affected by the development and implementation of Marine Protected Areas.

Audio: An account of fish and shellfish eaten in Arran

LISTEN - A wonderful oral history recording of John Henderson, an Arran man who talks about the gaelic names of edible sealife to be found on the island. This clip from the rich sound collections of Tobar an Dualchais is selected by Dr Mairi McFadyen of Local Voices who’ll be at the Shore tour venues gathering stories and conversations for sharing across the country. Image courtesy of Margaret Salmon.

Live HD webcams of the seabed

Live high definition footage from a variety of locations around the campus of Shore project partner SAMS at Dunstaffnage near Oban. Watch the incredible life to be found on the seabed near SAMS or in their aquariums, all in real time. www.sams.ac.uk/about/webcams

Observing oceans with ATLAS

The ATLAS project is a large-scale European ocean observation project striving to improve our understanding of complex deep-sea ecosystems and their associated species, including those that are new to science.

Blueprint - Future of Our Seas

Blueprint brings together scientists, facilitators, artists and skilled media communicators to share expertise, training, innovation and audiences to enable a step-change in the way we consider, and collaborate with, our environment – sparking a vibrant, nationwide conversation about the future of our seas. Alongside Invisible Dust, Blueprint brings together eight other major UK-leading marine research, engagement, advocacy and environmental arts organisations.

Lines (57° 59' N, 7° 16'W)

Lines is an interactive site-specific light installation by Pekka Niittyvirta & Timo Aho, commissioned by Taigh Chearsabhagh Museum & Arts Centre on North Uist in the Outer Hebrides. By use of sensors, the installation interacts with the rising tidal changes; activating on high tide. The work provides a visual reference of future sea level rise.

Voices: Sid & Jessie Townsend
Voices: Kieran Robertson
Voices: Tilda, Torrin, Greta & Kitty
Voices: Crissie White
Voices: Ava, William & Jessica
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