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 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 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

July 30, 2011

Stunning dives at Ras Mohammed national park in Sharm El Sheikh

Well this was a really good day out. Rich, JP and myself equipped with DSLRs did two really nice dives at Ras Mohammed. That was a great day out – thanks guys! Here some of the bounty I could gather … Continue reading

May 21, 2011

CDWS salutes annulment of decree that allowed fishing in national park

A meeting, hosted at Sharks Bay Umbi Diving Village by owner Umbarak, was held last night (19 May) and attended by  representatives of the Bedouin fisherman, Hesham Gabr (chairman, CDWS), SEDO (Sharm el Sheikh Environmental and Development Organisation) and Dr … Continue reading

May 17, 2011

Fishing in Ras Mohammed National park allowed: The South Sinai Governor, Again!

In 1983 Ras Mohammed became the first Egyptian national park, due to the area being so manifestly rich and abundant in life. Ras Mohammed’s splendour has wooed millions of visitors and imprinted unforgettable reminiscences into their memory, these vibrant reefs … Continue reading