Bonaire Videos

Bonaire Video of the Month – An Hour at Something Special

November 20, 2013

An Hour at Something Special from Arcturus Productions on Vimeo. OK, how about 4 minutes. Michael LaFortune at Arcturus Productions shows us how a GoPro Hero 3 camera can capture just another day on the reefs of Bonaire and turn it into a captivating moment just short enough that no one will notice while you’re […]

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Bonaire Video – The Language of Light

July 16, 2013

The Language of Light (sampler) from Arcturus Productions on Vimeo. Our friend Michael LaFortune, and his stunning videos of Bonaire, make our day. Here’s his latest time-lapsed view of Bonaire’s simple beauty taken at various locations around the island. When he combines his imagery with some sweet music from Andrew Belle, it’s easy to drift […]

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Bonaire Video of the Month – Frangere

February 11, 2012

Frangere from Arcturus Productions on Vimeo. The work of videographer Michael LaFortune captures Bonaire’s beautiful marine life in a manner of artful examination. Frangere is taken from mid 16th century Latin ‘frangelis’ as in meaning ‘liable to break’. Original inspiration for the short was taken from ‘The Glass Menagere’ by Tennessee Williams. We get the message.

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Bonaire Video of the Month – Trade Winds

February 16, 2011

Here’s a new video from our friend Michael LaFortune. Kiteboarding on Bonaire takes place at Atlantis beach on the southern end of the island. With Bonaire’s consistent winds and calm waters, this location is great for all levels and a professional school is located here (see http://www.kiteboardingbonaire.com ). It’s worth a stop to watch these […]

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Video of the Month: Bonaire’s Nature

January 13, 2011

Here is a video we’ve admired for a long time, put together by Abianne Prince, a professional photographer and producer, editor and director. The hauntingly beautiful soundtrack and austere images of Bonaire’s nature (can we say that?) are …. cool. You can view more of her work at www.abianneprince.com Bonaire Beauty from Abianne Prince on […]

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Bonaire Video of the Month

October 12, 2010

An oldy but a goody. Produced by Tourism Corporation Bonaire, this video introduces viewers to the island’s highlights as a vacation destination along with cultural and natural history with local music and beautiful footage. Enjoy!     www.BonairePros.com / 800-748-8733 / 817-416-2580

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Bonaire Video of the Month – Reef Ecology Revisited

July 13, 2010

Here’s another video from Michael LaFortune of Arcturus Productions interviewing some of Bonaire’s leading biologists including Jerry Ligon of Bonaire Dive & Adventure and Caren Eckrich of CIEE. Once again, healthy reefs mean keeping algae under control. Enjoy. A Second Look–Reef Ecology from Michael LaFortune on Vimeo. www.BonairePros.com

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Bonaire Tango with Caesar

June 8, 2010

This is just too cool — from the Jibe City website (and you can view others at http://www.jibecity.com/youtube.html … enjoy!

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Bonaire Video of the Month – Camera Reel by Michael LaFortune

April 12, 2010

We never get tired of the images and music that Michael weaves together about Bonaire. You’ll see quite a few captivating views of our favorite island (and a couple of quick snips from Curacao — can you spot them?). You might also recognize Bonaire biologists Jerry Ligon and Caren Eckrich — and we’ll post a […]

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Bonaire Windsurfing – Children of the Wind

February 5, 2010

Looks like the Bonaire Windsurf Kids are about to get some big time media exposure they have certainly earned — as well as a few of the key Bonairean windsurf enthusiasts that started and contributed to the legacy of what is truly a sports phenomena (and a pretty nice “feel good” story too). Here’s the […]

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