Trucks, trains, huge ships, cranes, machines, containers, and more cranes! Filmmaker Alex Hallajian recorded operations at the Port of Long Beach, the second-busiest container port in the United States, 24/7 for seven months and turned it into this fascinating time lapse of day-to-day life working at a port: The Art of Stevedore.
In the archives: Building the World’s Largest Ship (in 76 seconds), researching the impact of sunken shipping containers, as well as more boats and ships.
Stevedore, dockworker, docker, dock labourer, wharfie, wharf rat, and/or longshoreman can have various waterfront-related meanings concerning loading and unloading ships, according to place and country.
via Laughing Squid.
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