Akona Pro Camera

Oit s the traveling photographer's dilemma Digital housings and strobes are so large they almost have to he checked, but nothing better protects Irani pilferage or mis connected luggage than carrying it on the plane. The Akona Pro camera bag offers a solution. It measures 22x15x10 i'H'lii's c.ii ry i r- si .e willi mosl < riline < nul with sturdy wheels and an ergonomic telescoping handle, it breezes down the concourse. An easily removable laptop sleeve attaches to the outside for quick...

Cayman Islands

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Mild

These symptoms are conmonly mistaken for something else t l chy sk n -t I loathe -t Hash 'i mjsailoskelet vi 1 Nausea Swelling -f Fatigue these re more dramatic am. often easier Eo discern Muse > . eakness Abnormal hi ad der or bowe fund t i Changes in vision or hearing Memory IOL. -- Personalty cnanges -t Collapse 01 unconst ousness - Card at arrest be 1GD perccnt positive. However, while we wou ld never recommend individuals diagnose other divers as a replacement for a professional...

Greg Bounds

This treasure hunter wants your help looking for lost silver, OGREG BOUNDS spends Ilia summer seasons scouring he remains of I he 1715 Fteei, a collection of II treasure-laden Spanish galleons that met their fate in a hiutal hurricane off Florida's east coast, between Sebastian and Fort Pierce, Bounds, along with partner Gras Francoviglia, runs Cold Hound Treasure Divers, a subcontractor of the Mel Fisher Center, What's he looking for down there The mother lode 300 chests purportedly carrying...

Pmv

.E RUV 2.6 PMV C5 in tf LK'w S- xcellent j YeryGood 3-GMd -nair comes tech-ready. The balanced diaphragm first stage comes standard with a DIN fitting a yoke adapter is sold teparaleiy), five low-pressure ports and oxygen-compatible Citings. it also uses a patented stain less-steel bail as a seating surface, a design that Dive Rite sdys Virtually eliminates h gh pressure seat wear. The side purge Jetstream second stage uses a servo-valve in place of a tr ditiona demartd lever for extremely low...

Vol 17 I Mo 7 J Issue 16a

CAYMAN ISLANDS With an abundance of walls, shallow reefs, shipwrecks and marine life, the Cayman Islands is an underwater photographer's dream destination. Scuba Divings Stephen Frink gives a pro shooter's view of where to capture eye-popping mages on Grand Cayman, Little Cayman and Cayman Brae, text and photography by stephem frink HOW THE PROS DO IT Six professional photographers share stunning exampfes of their photography and tips for nailing dial fenging underwater images. 17 NEW...

Breathing Rates And Depths

Regulators arc tested it four different km v de pt h to m 3i na ti o ns (iw v stands for Respiratory Minute Volumes-basi-caHtf the amount ofg-asthat is venti lated through the lungs In one minute). Here are the tests and what ihey represent somewhat aggressive breaching rate at the maximum recr StiojiS l diving depth a physical ly fit recreational di ver might breathe at this rate white swimming a long distance. (A related diver on a d r i ft dive will probably he breathing at 22 RMV or l S6j A...

Breathing Emulator Results

FEATURES While its in the economy class of regulators, the MR12T balanced diaphragm first stage has been and continues to be a reliable workhorse, it tiss all the performance features of the company's high-end models, including the new Tri Material first stage valve and the Dynamic Flow Control low-pressure port fhat's dedicated to the primary second stage. The Prest ge second stage features a mid size case made from durable thermop astic and a simplified design without user adjustments, tt...

Shipmate Wanted

A COUNTRY GIRL TOMBOY' TYPE, FAMILIAR WITH COMMERCIAL MARINE ENVIRONMENT. IE OCEAN E XPLO RAT 10 N CO N SERVATION R ESEARQ- . TUG S, FREIGHTERS, FISHING. SAILING, SHIPYARDS, MARINAS. BE AMERICAN OR INTERNATIONAL, MI LiTAR Y OR N AVA L AC AD E M Y B ACKG RO U N D. ATHLETIC, VERY ACTIVE. OUTGOING, RESPONSIBLE. BE WILLING TO WORK WITH AND STAND BY HER MAN. BE AT EASE IN A PICK UP TRUCK, OR WITH HIGH TECH AMENITIES. VALUE OPEN COMMUNICATION. MARRIAGE AND FAMILY...

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Includes aff meals, j.- I beverages and transfer-Free Nitrox Unique outer reef, shark, and tech diving Nine luxury suites The only airline offering complete dive vacation packages. For compiete dive vacation packages to Bail, Australia and the Micronesia Islands, call Continental Airlines Vacationsr at 308-735-9796 or go to covacations.com. A solid 7mm fu Isuit Chat's easy on the wallet. Gody Glove's new Discover is also easy on the eyes, featuring a s-uhtie Camo Black' pattern, But the real...

The Figurehead Has Left The Building

IN 13 WORLD-CLASS WRECKS April 2008), you My that the original figurehead of the sunken schooner SondusKy is on exhibit the Michigan Maritime Museum in South Haven, While it was here tor conservation, it is now at the Michigan State Historical Museum. JUDITH ALLERS SCHLAACK. v chigan Maritime Museum ABOUT THREE YEARS ago, i signed up for my first dive class wiih two fellow firefighters and OUT families. Happily, we ail completed the class, and some of n.s have even continued our diver...

July 200857

- The crucial element to a powerful half-and-half image j is composition. The surface part of the image should be ascompeMingasthe water part, and I find the strongest half-and-half images are made in shallow water, where a seafi oor w i th b r i 11 ta nt w a ve- scu I pied sa n d s a r textur ed cor a I s stretch e s a way towa rd an u nd erwate r ho r i zo n. You' I need a n extreme wide-angle lens such as a 14r 15 or 16 mm for full frame sensor oc I0.5inmor i2-24mm for a cropped sensor . Th...

James Kashner

DESCRIPTION Kealakekua Bay on the Big island of Hawaii lias one of Hawaii's most spectacular coral reefs, where fish are plentiful and spinner dolphins are commonly seen resting. I have visited the area many times over the years, and this time I crossed my fingers that I might catch a glimpse of the dolphins. As I entered the water, my anticipation grew as I saw dolphins frolicking in the far distance. I swam out a few hundred feet and waited patiently to see if the dolphins would come in...

Honduras

Tittri . 5 doy 2-tank _ _ boot diving The Mcyan Prince has oil he comfort of home with huge bacories to wotcb Ccribbwn sunsets, From the on-iils dock. you Embark to cur laworihe diver Shark Roy Alley and ihe you goltc see1' Blue Hole. RC'JNDTRIP AIR BETWEEN BELIZE CUV amp AMBERGRIS CAVE Airport- hoh 1 transfers included. travd B 1 06 - 10 31 081 wjry, See air website or nil for detail , Roto ore US cfcfe, per person, based en cbl boat diving 1 nigbt dive amp unl'niited shore diving You are...