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formernuke's Recent Activity

  1. formernuke replied to the thread Should I buy a scuba tank or save up more to buy open water course PADI.

    How to phrase this without coming across a complete ahole. You don't know what you don't know yet. In class you will learn that you...

    Aug 7, 2020 at 9:47 AM
  2. formernuke replied to the thread Should I buy a scuba tank or save up more to buy open water course PADI.

    This changes my original advice..... not at all class first, make sure you like it etc. It would change after cert advice to BPW a lot...

    Aug 6, 2020 at 3:43 PM
  3. formernuke liked The Chairman's post in the thread Should I buy a scuba tank or save up more to buy open water course PADI.

    By all means, get certified first.

    Aug 6, 2020 at 3:37 PM
  4. formernuke replied to the thread Should I buy a scuba tank or save up more to buy open water course PADI.

    ^^^ this I usually recommend taking OW then trying different gear then buying what you like. After OW classes depend on what you want...

    Aug 6, 2020 at 9:23 AM
  5. formernuke replied to the thread Cape Cod... too dangerous or okay?.

    Yup if you increase the prey the predators will follow.

    Aug 5, 2020 at 11:12 AM
  6. formernuke replied to the thread What are current cameras for novices like me..

    Just got a used pair of cannon powershot s95 with case. I'll look into strobes soon.

    Aug 4, 2020 at 2:43 PM
  7. formernuke replied to the thread What are current cameras for novices like me..

    my concern with the Olympus is I understand they are now closed. A got a recommendation to get a kraken and an old burner phone.

    Aug 3, 2020 at 10:55 PM
  8. formernuke replied to the thread What are current cameras for novices like me..

    No, started in 2008 several hundred dives, stopped logging or counting at like 150.

    Aug 3, 2020 at 4:42 PM
  9. formernuke posted a new thread.

    What are current cameras for novices like me.

    I had a sea life camera with stobes that I was happy with (whatever the 2009 model was). It is totally dead so I was thinking of...

    Forum: Underwater Photography

    Aug 3, 2020 at 1:49 PM