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Two photographers are sailing through Europe in amazing handbuilt houseboats

by Nicole Jewell 11 Feb 10:30 UTC
Two photographers are sailing through Europe © 2BOATS

Collaborative artists Claudius Schulze and Maciej Markowicz are sailing through Europe in two self-built tiny homes.

The 2BOATS (Übermut) will serve as traveling studios for the artists while they sail from Hamburg to Paris. Schulze’s houseboat is a wooden pontoon-style vessel, complete with an outdoor disco ball and hammock. Markowicz’s sleek floating studio pulls double duty as a fully functioning camera obscura, capturing the photographers’ journey in real time.

Schulze’s houseboat is a wooden platform with an amazing covered deck and rooftop seating area, big enough to enjoy the stunning scenery as they sail through Europe’s waterways. The floating home and studio were made with reclaimed wood panels and a variety of old windows, which flood the homey interior with plenty of natural light.

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