Spot the differences
The first photo is from the opening ceremony of the Louis Vuitton Trophy in Dubai, on Friday evening. The second photo is from the opening ceremony of the Volvo Ocean Race stopover in Galway, Ireland in late May 2009.
Given the ongoing discussions on how to make the sport of sailing more attractive to a general audience, I have to admit the following two pictures captured my attention. Can you spot the main difference between them? They were both taken during the opening ceremonies of two major sailing events, or at least considered major amongst the sailing community.
Less than a hundred spectators watch this opening ceremony, a number of them related to the teams or the organization
Thousands of people from all walks of life defy the harsh weather and flock to the opening ceremony of this sailing event