A beautiful day negatively affected by my lack of consistency in following my own procedures. When I was packing for diving I just grabbed one of my (many) spare regulators which I haven’t dived with for at least a year. I did not try it at home … a big mistake. On the spot I […]
Editing video takes much longer than anticipated. In the meantime check a couple of footage snaps of me diving Goat Island channel with sidemount harness and just single cylinder. I wanted to give it a try without investing into new equipment as I own too much of it already. I was actually very easy. I […]
I took my new Tokina fish eye lens for a test dive. It was quite murky and the swell was strong. Yet I am quite pleased with the results. The lens allows to get closer to the subjects than a normal rectilinear lens … which is so important underwater. Because of my dome setting I […]
As the ocean is getting cooler people are disappearing from the water. That means it’s quieter underwater, fish are more relaxed and inquisitive. Last time I played with ambient light a bit … and will continue. It makes a lot of sense for wide angle images in shallow water. The pictures below show the typical […]
We are enjoying a beautiful Indian summer this year … both above and below water surface. Tento rok si užívame krásne babie leto … nad aj pod vodnou hladinou.
Dense kelp forest of brown stalked sea weed Ecklonia radiata on rocky reef in Leigh, New Zealand. Thick canopy of kelp fronds limit light penetration and create unique habitat and quiet twilight atmosphere.