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eleniel's Recent Activity

  1. eleniel liked El Graduado's post in the thread Water Temp.

    Guess they were on their way to Cozumel for vacation. Here they are in the back of a Cozumel ASUR truck. [ATTACH]

    raptors.jpg Jan 25, 2020 at 2:33 AM
  2. eleniel liked fishi's post in the thread Water Temp.

    Is this sane? [ATTACH] Do falcons like pretzels or peanuts?

    F2-FCFADB-D557-4795-8-E89-F53-BC1-BFDC38.jpg Jan 25, 2020 at 2:33 AM
  3. eleniel liked DandyDon's post in the thread First Time to Cozumel.

    OK, well, I guess their FB page is wrong. From that FB page... [ATTACH]

    76720835_2490142467774516_3056539937491910656_n.jpg Jan 25, 2020 at 2:31 AM
  4. eleniel liked kmarks's post in the thread First Time to Cozumel.

    Please stop calling this a scam. It's not a scam. It's a service they offer and they are completely open and up front about it. Sure,...

    Jan 25, 2020 at 2:24 AM
  5. eleniel liked Steve_C's post in the thread Teaching the kids how to free dive at the Christ of the Abyss.

    Need a class in diving etiquette. Several times they are hanging on the statue. It is also supposed to be a home for marine life.

    Jan 25, 2020 at 12:00 AM
  6. eleniel liked Schwob's post in the thread Neanderthals may have practiced freediving.

    ☺ I was unaware you met me on a dive. Say "hi" next time will ya! ☺

    Jan 24, 2020 at 11:58 PM
  7. eleniel liked lowwall's post in the thread Neanderthals may have practiced freediving.

    There's the Japanese Snow Monkeys that like to hang out in hot springs :-) [ATTACH]

    japan-hot-spring.jpg Jan 24, 2020 at 11:57 PM
  8. eleniel liked MaxBottomtime's post in the thread Vintage pictures done with Nikonos …in ‘Freediving’.

    My late wife Marilyn shot with a Nikonos V. I still have a few of her shots from Catalina Island. [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

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  9. eleniel liked John C. Ratliff's post in the thread Vintage pictures done with Nikonos …in ‘Freediving’.

    What a lot of people don't realize is that the 35mm film camera has as fine a resolution as the most expensive full-frame digital...

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  10. eleniel liked John C. Ratliff's post in the thread Female Free Divers of Jeju.

    This YouTube video confirms my thoughts on the wetsuits. [MEDIA] The other thing of interest to me is that these diver freedive...

    Jan 24, 2020 at 11:50 PM
  11. eleniel liked Ayisha's post in the thread Simple Startup Non-professional Photography Equipment.

    Here are some of my pics with my old (2016) Olympus TG-4 in the Olympus housing without strobes, but I do use my dive light to bring out...

    OIP00001.jpg OIP00002.jpg OIP00005.jpg OIP00006.jpg OIP00003.jpg OIP00007.jpg Jan 24, 2020 at 10:39 PM
  12. eleniel liked Lorenzoid's post in the thread Based on what you now know with BP/W setups....

    My vote for travel is a plain old aluminum backplate with a plain old harness--any manufacturer's is probably fine, as these are generic...

    Jan 24, 2020 at 8:55 PM
  13. eleniel liked Diving Dubai's post in the thread Keeping spool (with SMB attached) from unwinding underwater.

    Two simple solution options from me. Top Picture Stainless ring (or D-Ring) connected to dSMB with SS screwgate Second Pic, Stainless...

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  14. eleniel liked JohnnyC's post in the thread Keeping spool (with SMB attached) from unwinding underwater.

    In my drysuit pocket. If I'm in a rash guard and board shorts and thus don't have a pocket large enough, it gets clipped to a chest...

    Jan 24, 2020 at 8:18 PM
  15. eleniel liked Bierstadt's post in the thread Keeping spool (with SMB attached) from unwinding underwater.

    I have a mesh pocket/bag from DGX that clips to the bottom on my backplate and holds the spool and smb. Not sure if I will keep using...

    Jan 24, 2020 at 8:07 PM