Photos by Mark Power, Magnum Photos
Original sound design by Mr. Miller and Mr. Porter
Multimedia producer: Tanya Workman
Intangible and mysterious, familiar yet obscure, the Shipping Forecast is broadcast four times a day on BBC Radio 4. Power's photographs are a response to the clash between the pictures built up in his imagination since childhood and the reality of the places he found.
View also at: inmotion.magnumphotos.com/essay/shipping-forecast
Why I wanted to produce this piece: notebook.tanyaworkman.com/2010/01/29/the-shipping-forecast-2/