Protecting Sharks

Protecting sharks is protecting the oceans

Almost 40 years after the stupid movie “Jaws” scientist, conservationist and shark protecting organisation are still picking up the pieces and trying to explain to people of the world that sharks are not ferocious man eaters. This movie was one of the most successful misleading achievement of cinematography ever. Thanks to Steven Spielberg most of the sharks was taken as cruel dangerous animals and killing them was considered sexy and heroic. But it is not. They are one of the most vital parts of the ocean and if we kill them all the oceans will be totally different place.

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What do we do with the Great Pacific Garbage Patch

If you have ever wandered what happens with the plastic you see floating in the ocean than you have probably never heard of Garbage patches. As sad as it may be, each ocean on our planet has one and the biggest one is in the North Pacific. The amount of trash going into the sea in most of the countries around the world is pretty much uncontrolled and really many people don’t even realise what is going on. Land debris always went in to the ocean and it used to be good. Peaces of wood or a bit of mud mixed with some leaves after some rain was a natural thing and the sea and its creatures learned to appreciate it and take advantage of it. But things are different today and I can tell you it is not an easy thing to take any advantages out of plastic?

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New Suunto D4i Novo

Have you been thinking of buying a new diving computer? In OK Divers we really like the new Suunto D4 Novo. We honestly prefer the new look of the D4i Novo compared to the D4i. Although the changes are more of cosmetic ones this time, it still gives the unit a bit of a makeover.

Suunto D4i Novo - Silicone Strap and Colour Matched Housing:

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Fantasea Housing for Canon G15

When I am walking the dry land I usually take pictures with my Cannon D40. Over the years I collected nice selection of macro, tele and wide lenses so obviously it was quite tempting to consider to take this nice set under water. But if one is not willing to spent thousands of euros on custom made aluminium housing than you need to by able to make some compromises. So I did. Not even a month ago I bought myself Cannon G 15 first compact since ten years and I have to say the the optics improved greatly since my first Powershot somewhere in the beginning of the new millennia.

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