Tag Archives: reef

Shark teeth 101 – Beach hunting tips


I am getting ready to go on my first shark teeth dive in Venice, Florida next weekend. With the upcoming trip, I thought it might be good to get a handle on what to expect and if possible, search out … Continue reading

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Exposing Sunscreen misconceptions- SPF, Waterproof, ACS royalties


This year I began a journey to find a “REEF SAFE” sunscreen. I love to dive and have an incredible appreciation and love for my oceans and all the wonders they hold, big and small. Never in a MILLION years … Continue reading

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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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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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Lauderdale by the Sea (4/23/12) shore dive


I have a ton of pics and videos I will be uploading.   It is taking some time so please be patient.  I have had some people ask me a few questions about the photography.  I am still very new to … Continue reading

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Pics from Dive (4/22/12) Lauderdale by the Sea


pics from yesterdays dive…great moray eel and some gorgeous reef fish.  Viz was only about 15 feet so some pics aren’t wonderful.  Did however, see a school of 6 huge parrotfish.  Approx 2 feet each!.  Water looks great this morning, … Continue reading

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Lauderdale by the Sea (4/22/12)


Ok, Rich had me up by 6:30 and we are coffeed up and getting ready to hit the shore.  Just walked down and it appears to still have slight wave action by the shore but it has definitely flattened out … 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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Sand Gulf Flounder


This week, I saw and captured pictures and video of a gorgeous Gulf sand Flounder.  I am still new to identifying all of my reef friends but with my trusty REEF Net CD, I easily looked this up. I have … Continue reading

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Dive Flag Regulations – Beware of Butthead boaters as season starts


While in Pepper park the other day, it was remarkable how many ASSHOLE boaters were not paying attention to dive flag rules just to show off their pretty boat!  Why not just park your boat on your trailer and park … Continue reading

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