Steel Hull Working Boat (Pt Loma — 120 fsw)

Steel Hull Working Boat (Pt Loma — 120 fsw)

Background Tyler had recently gone out diving with friends for his birthday. While they were heading to the dive site, he saw something on the sonar that looked interesting. After diving their original planned dive site, they jumped in to see what was at the target. They ended up finding a steel hull boat that [...]

The Butterfly Effect : HMCS Yukon Model – Dive 5

The Butterfly Effect : HMCS Yukon Model – Dive 5

Intro The "Butterfly Effect" is part of chaos theory in physics. The theory is that a small change in one state can result in large differences in a later state. The prototypical example is that a butterfly flapping its wings can result in a tornado. I ran into a "Butterfly Effect" between building the model [...]

HCMS Yukon (DDE 263) Photogrammetry Model – Dive 4

HCMS Yukon (DDE 263) Photogrammetry Model – Dive 4

Summary I conducted Dive #4 for my Yukon photogrammetry project on Sunday, 6 November. The model is now close to 5,000 photos. I spent all week working on the model build process. I went down a lot of rabbit holes and my computers were working overtime. I'm definitely pushing the limits for the current hardware [...]