August 15, 2012

That picture is the result of being bored …

Sometimes you just hang around in the water and have to wait. I was diving with an instructor and his student and they asked me if I could take a few nice shots for the family album. I jumped into … Continue reading

August 14, 2012

Hidden-Image Puzzle: The Beauty and the Beast (with a Lionfish and a Scorpionfish)

The best dive in El Quseir with diving.de and Marlies Lang was of course with the sharks. But that does not mean everything else is boring down there. The dive sites are beautiful – like the rest of the Red Sea. As an … Continue reading

March 9, 2012

Free Wallpapers for your Linux- / Windows- / Mac-Desktop, Android, iPad and so on …

On wallpaper.bitblokes.de you can find a variety of free wallpapers for your desktop. There are special sections for diving and underwater pictures as well. Of course it doesn’t make a difference if you use Linux, Mac OS X, Windows, Android … Continue reading

November 1, 2011

Free wallpaper for your computer: Green Turtle (Chelonia mydas)

Gili Air (Indonesia) is a paradise for turtle lovers. On almost every dive you encounter one of these beautiful creatures. During my holidays I was diving there and was lucky to see loads of these endangered reptiles. This free wallpaper … Continue reading

October 17, 2011

Under water: Some impressions from Bali and Gili Air

We are heading towards North West for more pictures and the last bit of the holiday in Bali after we spend a couple of days in Kuala Lumpur. The diving so far was really good and I want to show … Continue reading

October 10, 2011

Diving with one of the most venomous animals: Blue Ringed Octopus

Well according to Wikipedia the Blue Ringed Octopus is one of the most venomous marine species. Even if they are small they can be deadly for humans. They hunt small crabs, hermit crabs, and shrimp, and may bite attackers, including … Continue reading

September 1, 2011

Picture of “The Arch” taken by me published in German Dive magazine

I am clearly flattered! Well everybody would be if a picture taken would fill out almost half of a page in a diving magazine. In my case it is a picture of the famous Arch (Blue Hole) in Dahab, South-Sinai, … Continue reading

August 12, 2011

Cost free wallpaper for Computer: School of Batfish

School of Batfish seen in the national park of Ras Mohammed close to Sharm El Sheikh, Egypt. Obviously the school is used to divers but you have to approach it slowly. If you take your time you get close enough … Continue reading

August 8, 2011

Cost-free Wallpapers for Computers: Turtles and Barracudas

On my German geek blog I published recently cost free wallpapers. Two pictures of turtles and one of a school of barracudas. If anybody wants to have the pictures feel free to use it as your background pictures. This one … Continue reading

August 7, 2011

Shutterstock: a little sunday rant … :)

The content editor in Shutterstock allows you to batch process files. If you upload quite a few similar files you can select them all and then you only have to type in the tags, categories and so on once. That’s … Continue reading