Category: UW Imaging News

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December 1, 2014 Staff Writer

Black Seadevil

Sailing silently thought the dark, a remote operated vehicle catches what researches believe are to be the first ever seen images of the elusive and rare Black Seadevil angler fish alive at their natural depth.  “Fewer than half a dozen have ever been captured on film or video by deep…

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April 29, 2014 Scott D. Jones

Shark Warrior Lesley Rochat dives naked with sharks AGAIN to make a point

(Diverwire) South African award winning ocean conservationist, Lesley Rochat isn't shy about taking her clothes off for a cause. In fact, she's pretty passionate about it. She recently stripped naked as part of her campaign against shark culling in her ‘Get Hooked on Conservation, Ban Drumlines’ awareness campaign. "In light…

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March 10, 2014 Staff Writer

Scuba.com Underwater Photo Contest Needs Entries and Judges

(DiverWire) Scuba.com’s photo contests offer a platform for underwater photographers, a rating system for amateur judges, and an option to turn any winning photo into a ready-made post card. Thousands of scuba divers searching out scuba gear, underwater cameras, and other aquatic accessories have viewed the photo contest, creating an…

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February 20, 2014 Staff Writer

Octopus Versus Dive Camera Caught on Video

(DiverWire) Two divers were taking photos of an octopus when the animal decided to attack their underwater camera. The entire exchange was caught on video below. http://youtu.be/n2ZTU58O2sg Underwater photography instructor Warren Murray, 56, was diving with his companion David Malvestuto in Bluefish Cove in Carmel, California. The two encountered a…

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