Bottlenose Dolphin Rescue
A Bottlenose Dolphin needed my help to get a fishing hook and line of it's left pectoral fin.
Scuba diving
Scuba diving in Bali, Indonesia, in September 2007 with AquaMarine Diving. We travel to the USAT Liberty shipwreck at Tulamben, see mola mola at Crystal Bay,...
Rebreather
A rebreather is a breathing apparatus that absorbs the carbon dioxide of a user's exhaled breath to permit the rebreathing (recycling) of the substantially unused oxygen content of each breath. Oxygen...
Rebreather - Wikipedia
Oxygen toxicity
Oxygen toxicity is a condition resulting from the harmful effects of breathing molecular oxygen (O2) at elevated partial pressures. It is also known as oxygen toxicity syndrome, oxygen intoxication, a...
Oxygen toxicity - Wikipedia
Professional diving
Professional diving is a type of diving where the divers are paid for their work. There are several branches of professional diving, the best known of which is probably commercial diving. Any person w...
Professional diving - Wikipedia
Diving regulator
A diving regulator is a pressure regulator used in scuba or surface supplied diving equipment that reduces pressurized breathing gas to ambient pressure and delivers it to the diver. The gas may be ai...
Diving regulator - Wikipedia
Wreck diving
Wreck diving is a type of recreational diving where shipwrecks are explored. Although most wreck dive sites are at shipwrecks, there is an increasing trend to scuttle retired ships to create artificia...
Wreck diving - Wikipedia
Surface-supplied diving
Surface-supplied diving refers to divers using equipment supplied with breathing gas using a diver's umbilical from the surface, either from the shore or from a diving support vessel sometimes indirec...
Surface-supplied diving - Wikipedia
Backplate and wing
A backplate and wing (often abbreviated as BP&W or BP/W) is a type of scuba harness with an attached buoyancy compensation device (BCD) which establishes neutral buoyancy underwater and positive b...
Backplate and wing - Wikipedia
Hyperbaric medicine
Hyperbaric medicine, also known as hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBOT), is the medical use of oxygen at a level higher than atmospheric pressure. The equipment required consists of a pressure chamber, wh...
Hyperbaric medicine - Wikipedia
Canoe diving
Canoe diving, or the sport of scuba diving from a canoe, is a relatively new territory for paddlers. It involves utilizing a canoe to transport scuba divers and their equipment to offshore diving loca...
Canoe diving - Wikipedia
Liveaboard
Liveaboard can mean:
In the recreational scuba diving industry, a liveaboard service offers its guests to stay on board for one or more nights, unlike a day boat operation. This allows time to tr...
Liveaboard - Wikipedia
Recreational diving
Recreational diving or sport diving is a type of diving that uses SCUBA equipment for the purpose of leisure and enjoyment. In some diving circles, the term "recreational diving" is used in contradis...
Recreational diving - Wikipedia
Underwater vision
Light rays bend when they travel from one medium to another; the amount of bending is determined by the refractive indices of the two media. If one medium has a particular curved shape, it functions a...
Underwater vision - Wikipedia
Breathing gas
A breathing gas is a mixture of gaseous chemical elements and compounds used for respiration. The essential component for any breathing gas is a partial pressure of oxygen of between roughly 0.16 and ...
Breathing gas - Wikipedia
Scuba diving
Scuba diving is a form of underwater diving in which a diver uses a self-contained underwater breathing apparatus (scuba) to breathe underwater.Unlike other modes of diving, which rely either on breat...
Scuba diving - Wikipedia
Diving suit
A diving suit is a garment or device designed to protect a diver from the underwater environment. A diving suit may also incorporate a breathing gas supply (i.e. Standard diving dress or atmospheric d...
Diving suit - Wikipedia
Doing It Right
Doing It Right or Doin' It Right may refer to:
Doing It Right - Wikipedia
Dive computer
A dive computer, personal decompression computer or decompression meter is a device used by an underwater diver to measure the time and depth of a dive so that a safe ascent profile can be calculated ...
Dive computer - Wikipedia
Free-diving
Freediving, free-diving, or free diving is a form of underwater diving that relies on divers' ability to hold their breath until resurfacing rather than on the use of a breathing apparatus such as scu...
Free-diving - Wikipedia
Diver communications
Diver communications are the methods used by divers to communicate with each other or with surface members of the dive team.There are several distinct forms of diver communications:
Both hard-wire...
Diver communications - Wikipedia
Military diving
A frogman is someone who is trained in scuba diving or swimming underwater in a tactical capacity which includes combat. Such personnel are also known by the more formal names of combat diver, or comb...
Military diving - Wikipedia
Underwater photography
Underwater photography is the process of taking photographs while under water. It is usually done while scuba diving, but can be done while diving on surface supply, snorkeling, swimming, from a subme...
Underwater photography - Wikipedia
Decompression sickness
Decompression sickness (DCS; also known as divers' disease, the bends or caisson disease) describes a condition arising from dissolved gases coming out of solution into bubbles inside the body on depr...
Decompression sickness - Wikipedia
Diving hazards and precautions
Divers face specific physical and health risks when they go underwater with scuba or other diving equipment, or use high pressure breathing gas. Some of these factors also affect people who work in ra...
Standard diving dress
A standard diving dress consists of a metallic (copper and brass or bronze) diving helmet, an airline or hose from a surface supplied diving air pump, a canvas diving suit, diving knife and weighted b...
Standard diving dress - Wikipedia