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Mariëlle Klein Lankhorst
I'm passionate about food and the ocean. With my marine blue car, I'm travelling along Europe’s coastline portraiting small scale fishers & enjoying my passions
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Mariëlle Klein Lankhorst Sep 17
Eric’s love: ‘’The boat is named after my grandfather. He wasn’t a fisher, neither was my father. Fishing is my hobby, I love to fish and I love the sea. You must have a passion to fish, otherwise you wouldn’t do it.’’ More stories?
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Mariëlle Klein Lankhorst Sep 16
I strolled along the harbor of Saint Tropez which is full of boats of the rich. I wondered if there were still some fishing boats. To my surprise I found Eric who was cleaning his nets. He told me that there used to be 40 fishers in St. Tropez. ‘’Now there are only 7 left.’’
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Mariëlle Klein Lankhorst Sep 4
Frederiek is misunderstood: '’I’m most worried about legislation from the European Union. They hear us, but they don’t understand us.’’ More stories @
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Mariëlle Klein Lankhorst Aug 15
Although the wisdom speaks for itself, here a part of the story to support it. Full story @ . ''At the end of the day, we’ve been fishing from grandfather, to grandfather, and onwards. If there’s no salmon, we’d be more upset than an angler… than anyone.’’
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Mariëlle Klein Lankhorst Aug 13
Michael's first boat: ‘’The boat here alongside the house, I was 12 years when we got her. That’s why she’s up here, she’s sentimental value. We paid a thousand pounds but she was brand new.’’ ‘’Can you still use here?’’ ‘’No, you’d be swimming.’’
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Mariëlle Klein Lankhorst Aug 12
Michael's happiness: ''No-one wants to take me on fulltime, because as soon as the fishing starts I’m gone. It isn’t about the money at the end of the day it’s about being happy. It’s BEAUTIFUL to go fishing.’’ More stories @
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Mariëlle Klein Lankhorst Aug 11
Mickey: '’Our biggest problem: salmon is disappearing. The difference in fish is savage, but I heard the lads complain when I started fishing 36 years ago that it’d gone way down. So, fish was better before I even started.’’ Full story @
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Mariëlle Klein Lankhorst Jul 31
Atlantic salmon isn’t doing well. Sally: ‘’The commercial men are so caught up with their licenses. Every single fish that Michael brings in has to be recorded, weighted, and an individual tag has to be put in them, and they have to take scale samples.''
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Mariëlle Klein Lankhorst Jul 30
Sal's now smoking ray: ‘’We’re looking at restaurants because they’re brilliant as your first customer, they’ll do the advertisement for you. When a chef likes your products and you come out with a new product, they’re much more inclined to give it a go.''
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Mariëlle Klein Lankhorst Jul 28
Sal's worried: ''It might be plastics; it could be algal bloom, specifically here where chemicals of the land get washed into the sea and we get big algal blooms when sea temperatures are rising. Whatever it is, something’s stressing the fish…’’
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Mariëlle Klein Lankhorst Jul 23
Sal's pride: ''I was knocked out when the Great Taste Awards awarded me the supreme champions award for my wild salmon in 2006. Mortified six weeks later when the Irish government announced that they'd be banning the commercial salmon fishing at sea...''
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Mariëlle Klein Lankhorst Jul 4
Sal starts teaching the trick of the trade: ''When I teach, I feel that my life’s work is something that has value.''. In Ireland and looking for a great experience? Book a tasting/workshop@ . Full story@
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Mariëlle Klein Lankhorst Jun 14
‘’Did I tell you that they asked for a LITER of salmon oil for testing/analysis before it can be put on the market? Plus a kilo of bottarga... We'll be lucky to get that amount of either for the whole season!'' Full story@
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Mariëlle Klein Lankhorst Jun 13
'’Small-scale fishers have gone out of business for a huge variety of reasons, but the joy of the small-scale fleet is that they go out in the morning and come back every evening. That’s the BEST quality fish you can possibly hope for.'' Full story&more@
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Mariëlle Klein Lankhorst Jun 12
Sal's lifestyle: ''... So that’s what I like in life. I don’t want three holidays every year or go shopping in New York. Nah… no. I have what I need to keep myself healthy and that’s really what it’s about, isn’t it?’’ full story >
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Mariëlle Klein Lankhorst Jun 10
‘’We sold fish to a buyer, but he didn’t pay us for years. Then he gave us a kiln to smoke fish. I learned from trial and error.'' Full story @
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Mariëlle Klein Lankhorst Jun 3
...Later a lady from the ‘’anonymous’’ survey called her to ask why she hadn’t filled it in. When this same lady started to take the survey over the phone, Sally interrupted her and started talking about the condition of Ireland’s environment... full story@moretosea.nl
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Mariëlle Klein Lankhorst May 24
On the radio: Barbara, fisherwomen, Sally, fish smoker, Caroline, fishmonger, and I were interviewed by Dany Mitzman for DW Inside Europe. Dany created this beautiful podcast. Listen, learn and enjoy!
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Mariëlle Klein Lankhorst May 11
Today 13.30h, I present my statement which I developed in the course of this photojournalism journey @ Slow Fish, Genova, the Arena. You're very much welcome. Happy days <3
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Mariëlle Klein Lankhorst Dec 31
Last day of the year, last story of : ''We respect the sea if we catch and eat the right fish in the right season.’’ I fell in love with this poster which markets ‘’blue fish’’, it promotes its qualities of health and taste <3
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