November 16, 2018

Every fourth year the Adams River in Canada's British Columbia turns red from thousands or sometimes millions of migrating Sockeye Salmon (Sockeye translated from Salish word for red fish) to fulfill their final task - spawning! Once they leave the Pacific Ocean drawn...

March 15, 2017

By mid February in the midst of the Humpback Whale season I flew from Auckland NZ via Honolulu to Maui to observe the breaches, spy-hops and fluke-flaps off Kihei and Lahaina. Besides that I intended to dive out of Kihei along the tiny croissant-shaped volcanic islet c...

February 25, 2017

After spending two weeks on the South Island looking for GSW (Great White Sharks), dolphins and fur seals I was ready for a brief break, staying with a long time friend in Christchurch. Times are better now in ChCh after the devastating earthquakes in 2010 and 2011.

NOR...

January 29, 2017

DIVING THE RAINBOW WARRIOR WRECK - Matauri Bay, North Island 1985 - the world had faced a few nuclear bombing tests in the South Pacific. French, American, Russian, Chinese, etc. have made their bizarre atomic bomb contribution to the 'Cold War Scenario'. One incident...

January 5, 2017

Not really! But it's simply a return to a destination I left a few years ago with different diving gear and better cameras this time. Also on this trip a DJI photo/video drone accompanied my luggage to the land down-under.

My New Zealand bucket list included:

• Shark Cag...

December 15, 2016

Good thing was that we learned the alphabet in school so ABC did mean something when we booked the video shooting dive trip to one (or two) of the ABC Islands a.k.a. Aruba, Bonaire and Curaçao (Dutch Antilles).

   Bonaire would be our 'home' for the next 18 days. This s...

November 4, 2016

Ever wondered how it would be diving with sea lions beneath the surface of the Ocean? Steller Sea lions (Eumetopias jubatus) named after Naturalist Georg Wilhelm Steller who discovered these large sea lions in 1741 along the coast of Alaska also inhabit the Coast of Br...

December 24, 2014

Ever wished to see a once-in-a-lifetime encounter underwater which you can remember and share until you depart from this Earth?

This is a few years back on Maui - to be exact on Olowalu Beach just a few miles South of touristy Lahaina on the West Coast when a local dive...

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