Tag Archives: Decompression

Extreme (and Not So Extreme) Multistage Sidemount Cave Diving with AI

March 2, 2022

Extreme (and Not So Extreme) Multistage Sidemount Cave Diving with AI

Soft flakes of microbial goo slapped my face as I scootered through them at high speed on my DPV. My exploration partner Vincent Rouquette-Cathala and I were back on our DPVs at our massive exploration []

“Blowin’ a Gagger” in Tobermory - Shipwrecks, a Grotto, and Ice Cream

November 10, 2021

“Blowin’ a Gagger” in Tobermory - Shipwrecks, a Grotto, and Ice Cream

 

“The wind in the wires made a tattle-tale sound And a wave broke over the railing And every man knew, as the captain did too, T'was the witch of November come stealin'”

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Making the Switch

September 8, 2021

Making the Switch

After diving and teaching on open circuit for over 25 years, I’ve noticed a recurring question that keeps popping up.

“What took you so long to make the switch?” or “Why bother switching to CCR []

Mentally Estimating Deco in a Cave

August 4, 2021

Mentally Estimating Deco in a Cave

Intro:

So there you are, 40 minutes into a cave dive, currently at 100ft/30m. You check your computer, and it’s showing a no decompression limit (NDL) of 10 minutes. You didn’t expect the cave to []

Nine Top Tips To Improve Your Wreck Photos

July 7, 2021

Nine Top Tips To Improve Your Wreck Photos

Wish you could shoot shipwreck photos good enough to grace the pages of a dive magazine? Photo journalist Jason Brown reveals his ‘go to’ tricks to help you shoot better wreck photos.

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Immersion Pulmonary Edema

April 8, 2021

Immersion Pulmonary Edema

“I can’t breathe!”. Bill was a middle-aged man with a history of high blood pressure who was enjoying a wreck dive off the Northeast United States. He was diving a 14/7 mm farmer john wetsuit []

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