Scuba diving with huge sea lions off of Vancouver Island was an amazing experience! Steller sea lions are very inquisitive animals and these guys wanted to know more about us during the dive.
It was great seeing an orange sea cucumber half-hidden and nestled in-between some rocks. This animal is interesting to watch as it gathers food.
Kelly Leroux is a fantastic artist living on Pender Island who enjoys the surrounding ocean and the amazing creatures that live there. She is finding inspiration from some of my photos and has made these 6 inch x 6 inch acrylic paintings. Kelly’s time [...]
Diving Madrona Point was a fantastic experience. The dive site is located in Nanoose Bay, just north of Nanaimo on Vancouver Island and has an abundance of marine life. This short video highlights the animals encountered on my two dives at Madrona. [...]
The Vancouver Aquarium published an article and photo about the tunicate I found containing fish eggs. They were very excited about the discovery and are currently trying to determine the fish involved in laying its eggs within the tunicate. The article can be [...]
This mystery tunicate is very interesting in that after photographing it on a dive, I couldn’t find a matching photo in my collection of marine life identification books. I started a conversation with Neil McDaniel who was very interested, and he contacted other Pacific [...]
This white-and-orange-tipped nudibranch (Janolus fuscus) was photographed near Victoria BC in about 25 feet of water. I’m enjoying using my underwater camera and was happy to be in the right place at the right time to get this photo. The nudibranch was perched up high [...]
Harry McGregor and I went on dive 800 at McKenzie Bight near Victoria, BC. This was an awesome dive and the first time using the video feature of my underwater camera set-up. I am happy with the video and how it shows a realistic [...]
Well I finally took my camera out with me during a dive with Harry McGregor. I’ve got a lot of learning ahead of me but I enjoy the control wheel on this housing which makes it easy to change f stops and shutter speed. [...]
After being away from diving for many years, I decided in 2015 to get back into it again. I visited some old friends and we had a great time! Geoff lives in Sechelt and Rob lives in Vancouver. It was great seeing Geoff again, [...]