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

September 19, 2011

Scratched Acrylic Dome Port – no problem with Micro-Mesh

First I want to say that this is only working with an Acrylic dome port. Do not use this method with glass!!! I finally found some time to polish out a nasty (quite deep) scratch in my Hugyfot dome port.  … 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

Two videos of a Hawksbill Turtle

Nice Hawksbill Turtle filmed on Tiran near Sharm El Sheikh. Unfortunately I did not have the video light with me so the colours are a bit missing. Anyway a beautiful animal. Enjoy … Equipment used: Canon EOS 7D, Tokina Fisheye … Continue reading

August 7, 2011

Diving in Tiran or “Turtles everywhere”

Wow, that day diving in Tiran was really amazing. We went there to find the Hammerheads or some other sharks but we didn’t see any. But sharks would have been a bonus to this day. Plenty of fish and turtles … Continue reading

August 6, 2011

I did not see the turtle but the camera did …

Sometimes the camera definitely sees more then the photographer. Especially if you are surrounded by a huge school of snapper and looking to a tiny little screen. When I reviewed the picture in this post I thought: “Wait a minute … Continue reading

August 5, 2011

Another stunning day diving in Ras Mohammed national park, Sinai, Egypt

There is so much fish in Ras Mohammed at the moment – it’s stunning. We did more or less the same dive site (Shark Reef and Yolanda Reef, where I published the 3D pictures yesterday) three times and always saw … Continue reading

August 4, 2011

Underwater in 3D

Thanks to the guys from wetnotes.eu for the hint how to do underwater 3D shots. To see it you will need of course 3D glasses. The pictures were taken at Shark Reef and Yolanda Reef in the national park Ras … Continue reading