Custom tank racks!

Custom tank racks!

I have 5 sets of rebreather tanks (4 x 3L steel, 1 x 2L carbon fiber) and two drysuit inflation bottles. They used to just be strewn all over the place, usually shoved under my workbench cabinets: Tanks, tanks, and more tanks Custom tank racks My brother's hobby is to build "stuff" out of wood, [...]

Second Place (is better than a swift kick in the ass)!

On a whim, I entered the Marissa 2020 Photo Contest and I recently found out that I was the runner-up! https://www.facebook.com/MarissaCharters/photos/a.230572168441/10159356247963442/ I submitted three photos to the contest: Tyler @ Corsair EngineTBM AvengerUSS Hogan Drew Wilson, who I've done a lot of diving with in the past year, won the contest (Congrats, Drew!). He is [...]

Photogrammetry Technical Details & Equipment

Photogrammetry Technical Details & Equipment

Background I started hearing about photogrammetry for documenting and visualizing wrecks about 2-3 years ago and had a passing interest. Since then, I've spent more time working on my photography skills (and equipment). I had watched a couple Wetpixel videos on photogrammetry recently and decided that, with Covid, I should learn more about it. I've [...]

Photogrammetry – Part 3 (UB88 Project Dive 1/2)

Photogrammetry – Part 3 (UB88 Project Dive 1/2)

Intro / Background After diving the UB88 wreck a number of times and also starting to delve into photogrammetry, I decided to combine both of these into a rather large project: Build a realistic 3D Photogrammetry model of the entire UB88 wreck. This project represents a number of challenges -- starting with the fact that [...]