Photography: Rough Seas: Seas-005

Fred Mattera, captain of the 84-foot freezer boat, the Travis and Natalie, navigates his boat to port  following a trip cut short by a coastal storm. Freezer boats will go out to sea further and stay out longer to make the trip financially worthwhile. It is not unusual for a boat to be at sea two weeks and then loose money after the cost of fuel.

Fred Mattera, captain of the 84-foot freezer boat, the Travis and Natalie, navigates his boat to port following a trip cut short by a coastal storm. Freezer boats will go out to sea further and stay out longer to make the trip financially worthwhile. It is not unusual for a boat to be at sea two weeks and then loose money after the cost of fuel.