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Cabo Pulmo Dive Park - Cabo Pulmo Mexico

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Cabo Pulmo Dive Park - Cabo Pulmo Mexico

Dive 2020 Report : We Returned from Cabo Pulmo Mexico Recently. The last visit since being there in October 2015, one year after a massive storm washed away the road leading to the settlement 60 Miles North of San Jose Del Cabo Airport.  The Water Temperature in Early to Mid November is 80 to 83 near the surface and did not change much all the way down to our maximum Depth of 63 Feet. My Henderson Polypropylene Dive Skin with Henderson’s 5/3mm Hooded Vest was the least buoyant and most efficient way to travel light and be completely warm and...

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Layering Garments to Create your Own Thermal Exposure Protection for Scuba Diving

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Layering Garments to Create your Own Thermal Exposure Protection for Scuba Diving

Buying a Wetsuit is a Complicated Choice. We have been Selling Wetsuits for 20 Years and there are some Fool Proof Rules you must Follow. Here are a few key tips when deciding how to purchase or rent a wetsuit.  1. Tight is Right. A wetsuit can not fit like a T-Shirt and Keep you Warm. Imagine a pair of baggy yoga pants and how those would not work for every pose. Loose wetsuits let water pour in and will not keep you properly protected. A wetsuit should be as form fitting as possible and may be slightly uncomfortably tight...

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Setting up the Watertight Housing for Black Magic 6k

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Setting up the Watertight Housing for Black Magic 6k

The Nauticam underwater dive housing for Black Magic Pocket Cinema Camera 6K is a fairly simple setup. The housing has a camera tray that mounts with a built in lens release lever and mounting screw. All creative controls are accessible via the housing controls. Some available lens ports allow for manual or auto focus. See the Helper Video here. This video covers some of the key points for pre dive set up.    

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Take this Small Workhorse Black Magic Camera underwater on your next shoot.

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Take this Small Workhorse Black Magic Camera underwater on your next shoot.

Hollywood Divers - Black Magic 4K pocket cinema camera underwater housing is still one of the best choices for 4K Raw Underwater.  Buy One    With the Pocket Cinema Camera 4K, Blackmagic is giving users affordable 4K Raw video.  The Blackmagic Pocket Cinema Camera 4K delivers true DCI 4K capture at 60fps recorded in either 12-bit Blackmagic raw format or a variety of 10-bit ProRes flavors.  Video can be recorded internally to SD or CFast 2.0 cards or via USB-C to a compact SSD.  The MicroFourThirds mount means a large selection of lenses. The Nauticam NA-BMPCCII goes beyond just housing the...

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Need a Scuba Related Fictional Tale of Fantasy and Suspense ?

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Need a Scuba Related Fictional Tale of Fantasy and Suspense ?

See the Fictional Tale of Eli and Lena. In the Book Blood Sucking Mermaids. Blood Sucking Mermaids - Small Pond Mystery Available only on Apple Books Blood Sucking Mermaids B. Hal Wells  Adventure, Books, Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Science Fiction & Literature  Published Nov 3, 2016  View Item Click Here for More info on the book by B. Hal Wells - Blood Sucking Mermaids The Book, Blood Sucking Mermaids is a series of Journals written by the various stakeholders in the story who realize that Mermaids are here on Earth. Various Government entities have been hiding them in plain sight for decades.  Eli...

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