The Runnel Stone

Pouting - There are several wrecks mingled together on the Runnel Stone, but the most distinctive remains are those of the City of Westminster. Throughout the wreck you will encounter large schools of pouting who are very patient with persistent photographers. Dependant on the time of year you will also find shoaling bass, scad and mullet. Nikon F90X, Subal housing, 18-35mm zoom, Elitechrome EBX, f5.6 1 30th, Isotecnic 33TTL and YS30. Further west and close to Lands End is the infamous Runnel...

The Manacles

The land mass of the Lizard peninsula is the most southerly point of the United Kingdom. Its position reaching out into the English Channel has been a major navigational way point as well as a hazard since the earliest days of sail. The granite cliffs, sheltered bays and offshore reefs boast some of the best diving that this area has to offer. One of the most popular of these areas is the infamous Manacles reef which lies on the north eastern side of the peninsula at the edge of Falmouth Bay....

Sea Sea DX5000 Housing for the Nikon Cool Pix 5000

Sea Sea 5000

The DX5000 has t and weight of a compa camera, with the functionality, flexibility and resolution of an SLR system. Utilizing the Nikon Coolpix 5000, this system combines standard Sea & Sea features such as underwater changeable lenses and ergonomic design with Nikon's hi resolution compact digital camera. With a large shutter release and buttons for almost every camera function, the DX 5000 housing lets you take advantage of all the great features that Nikon has put in to the Coolpix 5000....

Ikelite housing for Olympus C50

This Olympus digital camera features 5.0 million pixel resolution in an incredibly small size. The housing provides controls for all camera functions, and the LCD monitor is easy to see through the housing back. Sliding the camera door open powers up the camera, then drop it into the housing for a fun and satisfying experience. The housing is molded of corrosion free clear polycarbonate and operates safely to 150 feet. The flash built into the camera operates fine in the housing. Optional...

Classifieds

Nikonos III w 35 mm lens Ikelite 50 Substrobe w Mini C torch TTL Cable, Mounting tray with arm and attachments Manuals for all Perfect condition, very few dives Complete kit for 500.00 pounds Contact Tom Green Phone 01475686970 Mobile 07968616860 Sea& Sea MX-5 underwater camera, Hardly used, 75. Email Ali TheHomeland.co.uk Or Tel. 01494 522282. Sea & Sea MX10 Wide angle, macro and close up lenses. Lens carrier, YS40 strobe, UV filter. Good condition. 350.00. Sea Quest integrated weight...

Advertising in UwP

UwP is fast becoming THE magazine for underwater photographers worldwide. The astonishing capability of the internet makes each issue of UwP available to the world without any printing or postage costs. This makes UwP the ideal vehicle for advertisers. Underwater photo equipment manufacturers, distributors and retailers can now reach a worldwide audience. Also dive travel agents and resorts can attract more underwater photographer clients. Each issue of UwP is downloaded on average by over...

New Lenses For Olympus PT Series

UN, who design and manufacture the popular PT housings for Olympus consumer digital cameras, have released two new lenses. The first is a macro lens to allow higher magnification than the cameras own built in close up facility provides. The new lens is perfect for tiny critters like nudibranchs and for detailed still lifes of corals. The wide angle lens is a 0.58 reducer which provides a much greater field of view than the wide setting on the cameras own zoom. Digital cameras usually offer poor...

By Kelvin Aitken

Sharks have long been the bad boys of the ocean, having the reputation of being fierce man eaters. On rare occasions this has even been true but they are not the most dangerous marine animal on this planet. Box Jellyfish can kill in a few minutes, inflicting pain so intense that the victim dies of heart failure. Or sea snakes have a venom as deadly as any land snake. The simple solution to these apparent threats is to just stay out of the water. Take up bull running, rodeo riding or elephant...

Runnel Stone Info

Penzance - slipway Lamorna Cove - slipway Porthgwarra - awkward beach launch for small boats only Sennen Cove - beach launch Son Calou 01736 - 752135 Cornish Diving 01326-311265 Undersea Adventures 01736 333040 Mentor Maritime 01872-862080 MV Maureen 01803-835449 MV Chalutier 01392-431841 Dunedin 01548-842057 McGregor 01503-263584 Mounts Bay 01736-752135 Trevair 01736 740647 Undersea Adventures 01736 333040 Penzance Tourist Board Tel. 01736 62207 Falmouth Coast Guard Tel. 01326 317575 Fax....

Subtronic Alpha

It is one of the finest underwater flash units in the world. Yet is costs suprisingly little. It's equally at home in the hands of a beginner or a pro. It provides automatic TTL exposure with the Nikonos V and RS and most housed cameras For more creative lighting you can overide the TTL anytime you like and choose from seven manual power settings for fine discrimination. Its up to you. To ensure you don't miss shots when the action is fast and furious the Alpha recycles in under three seconds....

Underwater Photography

A web magazine Feb Mar 2003 e mail uwp uwpmag.co.uk When I started UwP it never occurred to me that I would have to write an obituary but news of the death of Jim Church has saddened the underwater photography community and led to many glowing tributes to the master teacher. It will always be a regret of mine that I never got to meet Jim in person but we corresponded occasionaly via e mail and I read his various postings on the UWPhoto forum. Jim was a natural teacher and I doubt if there's an...

Mozambique

With Gavin Anderson and Trevor Krull Mozambique is a place where one can find world class diving along a seemingly endless coastline, flanked by beautiful white sandy beaches and coconut palms. Much of the diving potential of Mozambique's waters remains to be discovered and the more adventurous traveller will be rewarded with some truly unforgettable experiences. Diving off Inhambane is rated as the best in Mozambique. From a kaleidoscope of multicoloured anthias, corals and anemones, to the...