Tag Archives: dive

Lauderdale by the Sea video & pictures 5/7/12


On Monday, we snuck away and drove the 3 hours one way to go to LSBS just for the day. Conditions showed flat and I felt that getting in two fabulous dives would be better than risking 10 foot viz … Continue reading

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Tech tips – Underwater photography basics 101


Recently I really started taking more pictures and even videos of all my fabulous marine friends I encounter when I am scuba diving.  I have had some questions from readers and have had more than one question myself.  Shots I … Continue reading

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Tech tip – Flashlight flooding


We all know that if you unscrew your flashlight enough and don’t tighten it, it will flood.  But…did you know that you can also flood it by over tightening it? It is common for divers to damage their lights by … Continue reading

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Creature Feature – Sharptail Eel


The sharptail eel is also known as Snake Eels and Sharptail Snake Eel.  When I saw one for the first time scuba diving, I thought it was a sea snake.  Since then I have found out there are no sea … Continue reading

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Creature Feature – French Angelfish


I love angelfish!  Rich & I have been extremely fortunate that we have seen this gorgeous creatures on many scuba dives, even shore diving!  In fact I would say in our local shore diving locations we frequent, it is rare … Continue reading

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Creature Feature – Leatherback Turtle


Since turtle season is in full swing and I am diving much more often earlier this year, I thought it would be good to bone up on my turtles a little bit more. Quick Leatherback Turtle Facts: 1. Did you … Continue reading

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Creature Feature – Porkfish


Creature feature for today is the porkfish. I love colorful reef fish and enjoy watching these little guys swim about the reefs. We have been seeing some very pretty, bright schools of these fish on our shore dives recently. They … Continue reading

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Shore diving conditions Vero beach & Pepper park thru 4/12/12


Super nice thing about Lauren coming back to work in the new store for us…she actually scoped out the surf conditions for me and gave me a heads up for good days. with that said, it appears to be calmer … Continue reading

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RioMar, Vero Beach vs. Pepper Park, Fort Pierce


I thought it might be interesting for my fellow shore divers who have not dove these two areas yet to see a comparison of the two shore dive locations side by side.  First, I would like to start off by … Continue reading

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I love my Bogg Bag – Perfect for diving!


I had to do a quick little write up here.  From a personal, many of my customers know that diving is my out of work passion.  I watch and wait and watch and wait till the water warms up here … Continue reading

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