Posts Tagged "Wharf II"

Monterey Dive – Jellyfish and Anemones

Posted by on Jan 23, 2013

On Saturday I dove with NCUPS at Wharf II. We were a bit concerned because it was the same weekend that the big surfing competition, Mavericks, was scheduled to take place just a little farther north on the coast. But off we went into the water and it was beautiful! The vis was great for under Wharf II and there were jellyfish everywhere!

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Monterey Shootout, Winning and Non-winning Images

Posted by on Sep 26, 2011

Monterey Shootout, Winning and Non-winning Images

This is going to be a photo blog featuring a few images from the recent Monterey Shootout which I participated in. The shootout was organized jointly by the Northern California Underwater Photographic Society (NCUPS) and Berkley White (owner Backscatter Underwater Video & Photo). It was really fun although the diving was not the greatest. The film festival Saturday night had excellent presentations by top underwater photographers/videographers featuring big animals; whales, sharks, manta rays. So cool!

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Monterey dive ends in a burst of bubbles!

Posted by on Aug 25, 2011

The day started out so nicely. It was the NCUPS quarterly dive at Wharf II and there were about twelve of us participating including spotters (required by the harbormaster when diving under the wharf). It was foggy as usual as we were suiting up to dive and there was almost no surf as we entered the water and swam out to the dive site.

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