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Vue™ 7 Beyond the Basics by Richard Schrand

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5. Going to Great Depths

It’s time to get wet, to relive the excitement of Moby Dick and 20,000 Leagues under the Sea or Robinson Crusoe. Imagine hunting for that monster whale, braving the high seas and imminent death if you make one mistake. Or plumb the depths of imagination as you take the Nautilus fathoms under the surface, discovering mind-boggling creatures only fit for nightmares. Or how about being shipwrecked, unable to escape your island prison, your only means of escape taunting you—the ocean.

We have a fascination with aquatic scenes, whether from the surface or submerged. Maybe it’s the knowledge that virtually anything goes when building one. We’ve all seen documentaries on ocean exploration, and the ocean floor is such an alien ...

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