Tag: <span>Underwater</span>

Chaaya Reef / Maldives

After visiting the Maldives, in January, for the past few years for a bit of winter sun. This year we thought we would look at another Island, Chaaya Reef in  the Alifu  Dhaalu Atoll. With reviews of the coral reef  in general rated as good we were hoping for opportunities to capture some good  images and…


Manta Rays

Whilst snorkeling off the house reef in Vilamendhoo in the Maldives, we came across a pair of Manta Rays. On this occasion I only managed to capture a couple of distant images, before they swam off. A year on and again on Vilamendhoo, little did I realise just how close you could get to these creatures….


Preventing scuba masks from fogging

One of the other problems I found when trying out the underwater camera was that it’s essential that you keep your mask from fogging up. I had always used the tried and tested, spitting on the inner surface of the mask and wiping it all around with your finger followed by rinsing the mask in freshwater. For some reason this…


Intova IC 14 Underwater Camera

Having snorkeled in the Maldives last year and seen the amazing marine life. I promised myself that if we went back I would get an underwater camera. After a great deal of research on the internet I came across the Intova IC 14 underwater camera. The IC 14 camera with the housing costs about £200…