Trip Reports

Trip Report | Cocos | Aug 2017

The diving at Cocos Island, Costa Rica is about as different from that in Indonesia as you can get (short of adding ice to the equation).  Yet, the bleak under...

Trip Report | Komodo | June 2017

Five years ago our good friends and amazing underwater photographers Andrew Sallmon and Allison Vitsky Sallmon got married at the amazing Ayana Resort in Bali.  We flew down from Lembeh and were the photographers, witnesses, and wedding party all-i...

Digital Shootout | Bonaire | 2017

Well, after almost 11 years we made it back to the Caribbean.  For the 2017 Digital Shootout in Bonaire I was the Nauticam rep.  In addition to getting demo g...

Trip Report | Raja and Triton | Apr 2017

Well, after a total of 22 flights between February and May we returned to a sunny Portland with terabytes of 8K RED Weapon Helium footage and lots of amazing Ol...

Trip Report | Raja Ampat | Jan 2017

We rang in the New Year aboard the Pindito with roman candles, expired flares, and amazing diving.  This year (and part of last year too?) we decided to do something different.  When I was aboard the Pindito in 2015, Edi took me to several spots th...

Trip Report | Fiji | Oct 2016

Fiji. So many of the places we lead trips to are not really known to those who don’t partake in diving. Not Fiji. The word rolls off your tongue and you can f...

Trip Report | Komodo | Aug 2016

I look back at all the trips we’ve done and realize that we’ve had the stars align just right so many times. From our manta madness in Hanifaru Bay (the onl...

Trip Report | Solomon Islands | May 2016

30 days of diving the Solomons from the Bilikiki is not enough. The variety of diving in the over 900 islands is only made better by the complete solitude. With only one other liveaboard plying the over 28,000 square kilometers the lack of other dive...

Trip Report | Raja Ampat | Jan 2016

Fittingly, we took three cameras on our most recent triple back-to-back Raja Ampat trips aboard the Wellenreng; the Nikon D810 in its Nauticam Housing was accom...