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by Vjw
Mon Jan 06, 2020 10:10 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: New Year's Dive at Point Whitney
Replies: 3
Views: 415

Re: New Year's Dive at Point Whitney

Glad there was a great turn out and nice weather! :joshsmith:
by Vjw
Mon Jan 06, 2020 10:07 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Bonaire, December 2019
Replies: 10
Views: 769

Re: Bonaire, December 2019

Thanks for the descriptive trip report and beautiful pics!! :joshsmith: The 24/7 access to gear/tanks looks awesome! Glad Bonaire took steps years ago to keep the reef protected so corals healthy and sea life still abundant! Haven’t been there yet but it’s on the list - sounds like a shore-divers dr...
by Vjw
Mon Jan 06, 2020 9:52 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Viz Reports Thread
Replies: 3142
Views: 313964

Re: Viz Reports Thread

Sund rock on Sunday just as good if not better - could see the surface from 38 ft below.
Junkyard on saturday milky 10 ft.
by Vjw
Mon Dec 30, 2019 10:36 pm
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: NYE at the 'dond
Replies: 6
Views: 547

Re: NYE at the 'dond

I’m in! :joshsmith:
by Vjw
Mon Dec 23, 2019 12:11 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: ThThTh 12/12 - Lumpy and Photo Upload edition
Replies: 5
Views: 1146

Re: ThThTh 12/12 - Lumpy and Photo Upload edition

Dang! Fabulous shots!! Really like the detail of the squid’s eyes and starburst behind the lumpy! :joshsmith:
by Vjw
Mon Dec 23, 2019 12:09 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: ThThTh 12/19/2019
Replies: 4
Views: 526

Re: ThThTh 12/19/2019

Wow! Gorgeous!! :joshsmith:
And thanks for bringing the canopy!
by Vjw
Fri Dec 20, 2019 11:37 am
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: The Banda Sea aboard the MSY Seahorse
Replies: 11
Views: 896

Re: The Banda Sea aboard the MSY Seahorse

Your most epic video yet!!! Love the drone footage of gorgeous sites above the water and how you weave it together with the astonishing creatures and coral landscapes below! Really like the close-up of the turtle, and the schooling hammerhead finale rocks!! So thankful and happy to join you on the a...
by Vjw
Thu Dec 19, 2019 2:10 pm
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: ThThTh 12/19
Replies: 15
Views: 1077

Re: ThThTh 12/19

Gdog,
Thanks for bringing the unholy canopy! :partydance:

YE,
Hope your back is better super soon! Miss you and Jess tonight!

Derek, enjoy Star Wars!
by Vjw
Wed Dec 18, 2019 12:06 pm
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: ThThTh 12/19
Replies: 15
Views: 1077

ThThTh 12/19

Anyone up for diving Redondo tomorrow night? Lumpy search party?? :joshsmith:

Meet 6:30 and afterwards the Irish pub? :partyman:
by Vjw
Sun Dec 15, 2019 6:23 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Cleanup Dive in PT
Replies: 6
Views: 660

Re: Cleanup Dive in PT

Great job!!!! The crabs who would have been caught say :thankyouyellow:
by Vjw
Thu Dec 12, 2019 4:19 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Hoodies on the Hood
Replies: 20
Views: 1528

Re: Hoodies on the Hood

Great pic YE!!
Here’s a few screen shots I took - some macro and some WA to show how many of them there were! :joshsmith:
by Vjw
Wed Dec 11, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: ThThTh 12/12
Replies: 8
Views: 743

Re: ThThTh 12/12

Planning to be there :joshsmith:
by Vjw
Mon Dec 09, 2019 10:54 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Hoodies on the Hood
Replies: 20
Views: 1528

Re: Hoodies on the Hood

Greg, Thanks SO MUCH for the sharing the info! I’ve never seen so many hooded nudis!! It was a delight!!! :thankyouyellow: :joshsmith: Was surprised how the viz could be an excellent clear 30 ft Saturday then a cloudy 10 ft the next day but guess no dive is ever the same! Does anyone know how long t...
by Vjw
Tue Dec 03, 2019 5:19 pm
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: ThThTh 12/5
Replies: 6
Views: 648

Re: ThThTh 12/5

See you there! :joshsmith:
by Vjw
Sun Dec 01, 2019 10:36 pm
Forum: Critter Watchers - PNW Marine Life
Topic: Whidbey Island Critters
Replies: 4365
Views: 475496

Re: Whidbey Island Critters

How amazing to see this speedy growth! I appreciate your pictures and entertaining, educational documentation so much! Thanks Jan - keep sharing! :joshsmith:
by Vjw
Sun Dec 01, 2019 10:18 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Hoodies on the Hood
Replies: 20
Views: 1528

Re: Hoodies on the Hood

Wow! Dove this site several years ago, and it was terrible - all rubble, sand, and 4 ‘Twinkie’ nudis. Good to know there’s more life there now and specifically, hooded nudis! :joshsmith:
by Vjw
Sun Nov 24, 2019 10:01 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: ThThTh 11-14-2019
Replies: 9
Views: 982

Re: ThThTh 11-14-2019

Wow! Really like the swimming lumpy and lumpy with snail!! Thanks so much for sharing them!
by Vjw
Wed Nov 20, 2019 9:22 pm
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: 11/21 ThThTh Quid Pro Quo edition
Replies: 5
Views: 894

Re: 11/21 ThThTh Quid Pro Quo edition

Last week we found yellow ones, maybe this week we’ll find orange ones that look like Trump :eric:
by Vjw
Tue Nov 19, 2019 5:26 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Junk Yard
Replies: 9
Views: 1171

Re: Junk Yard

So much fun! And who knew YE was the pigeon-whisperer?? :angelblue:
by Vjw
Sun Nov 17, 2019 10:26 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: ThThTh 11-14-2019
Replies: 9
Views: 982

Re: ThThTh 11-14-2019

Great trip report Gdog! Saw my first lumpies of the season, using a new camera set up, got some footage and here’s a screen shot. There’s a shrimp under the lumpy. You can see it’s shiny blue antennae! Had a Super fun time diving and then talking, laughing, and hanging out with everyone afterwards!!...
by Vjw
Wed Nov 13, 2019 2:23 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: A Howe Sound Weekend
Replies: 4
Views: 505

Re: A Howe Sound Weekend

Searching for little critters in the beautiful sponges was fun, and seeing the hundreds of moving brittle stars was really cool! Nice find on the grunt sculpin on eggs. Saw some grunts but missed the one on eggs. Got a new camera and housing set up and had fun and frustration with it for the first t...
by Vjw
Mon Nov 11, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: Dive Planning
Topic: ThThTh 11.14.19 Lumpy Search Party
Replies: 7
Views: 930

Re: ThThTh 11.14.19 Lumpy Search Party

I’m in!!! :joshsmith:
by Vjw
Thu Nov 07, 2019 6:49 am
Forum: Underwater Imaging - Photography & Video
Topic: Deja vu?
Replies: 12
Views: 892

Re: Deja vu?

Gdog, Stphnmartin, and I dove three tree in May this year when the octopus attacked Gdog’s camera. I saw Gdog flashing his light and giving the ‘octo’ hand signal then looked up and saw it coming through the water column and turned on my camera. Here’s the full video https://youtu.be/55icGD--VhU (Tr...
by Vjw
Wed Nov 06, 2019 10:31 pm
Forum: Dive Recaps & Trip Reports
Topic: Sunrise Beach Park 11-02-2019
Replies: 6
Views: 645

Re: Sunrise Beach Park 11-02-2019

Great pics above and below the water! George, so glad your daughter Heidi could join us and be shore support! Let’s go again! We can make it up the hill :joshsmith: