Posts in “Trips, Workshops”

Night Life

I only had a chance to do one night dive during my stay in Lembeh. I could've done more, but I was too tired at the end of every day. Muscles aching, joints creaking, eyelids drooping... Of course, the one day that I managed to do four dives, I saw a lot at night. There were many cephalopods on the prowl, like this little octopus that seemed truly surprised to see me: and an adorable little bobtail squid...sound asleep until my strobes went off: The…

Humpback Whales Tonga 2010

Humpback whales (Megaptera novaeangliae) are among the most charismatic and well-known of marine mammals. Most everyone has seen images of humpbacks, and many have heard recordings of their haunting songs. Few people, however, have ever seen a humpback, much less been in the water with one. If you're looking for an opportunity to swim among these gentle giants, take photo/ video of them, and learn about their behaviour, the Kingdom of Tonga in the South…