In the late nineties of the last century we started diving in Adriatic Sea. For various reasons, mostly financial, our equipment was limited to bare minimum. We were using 7L tanks which we could occasionally buy cheaply as a fire department surplus. We were breathing via the old Czechoslovak regulators Tajfun updated to accommodate the […]
Adam and I have started a new website called Vita Aquatica. On that website we collect videos related to water some way. Most of them are about diving, but some about other water-related activities as well. There are basically two criteria we use when selecting the videos: (1) we have to like them (an obvious […]
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_GivjjrI9v0 Quite a long documentary, unfortunately (for some of us) in French. Even without understanding the words one can enjoy the beauty of the underwater world of Mediterranean Sea. Close to the end of the movie there is a footage with Albert Falco, one of the pioneers of scuba diving and a companion of Jacques […]
Water around, mostly water inside. Yet the jellyfish moves, reproduces, eats. It lives. It also has aesthetic qualities … it’s beautiful. How could He do that?
When I saw this image, I realised why my mask had been leaking during that dive. The seal of the mask goes over my neoprene hood. I usually check if my mask sits properly on my face … actually I believe I did the check before that dive as well. It seems I was too […]