Grand Cayman, Aug 2013
2013-08-24 thru 2013-08-31
Join us for world class diving on the North wall & Northwest Point, where sheer
walls and hundreds of dive sites await you including the world famous Kittiwake
wreck! You’ll dive with Pros in the Photo and Video world, and meet many of the
Who’s Who in the Rebreather diving world also! The fall offers laid back diving
and you’ll get a chance to test out the latest in underwater housings, strobes and
cameras from Reef Photo & Video and Nauticam.
FocusUnderwater Grand Cayman, August 24-31 at Cobalt Coast with DiveTech from Ryan Canon on Vimeo.
Dive with, Ryan Canon, Chris Parsons, Curt Bowen, Paul Barnett from Light &
Motion and Adam Hanlon from Wetpixel. Learn about new products and technologies,
or test out a Semi or fully Closed Circuit Rebreather! This event is open to recreational
and technical OC and CCR divers, with profiles for everyone from shallow reefs to
sheer deep walls & wrecks. New photo buffs and experienced shooters are all
Chris Parsons oversees all dealer and customer support for Nauticam
in the Americas and is a superb photographic technician. He shares his extensive
knowledge during numerous workshops on underwater photography, video, and software
applications throughout the year. Chris will be providing product support, technical
expertise and demonstrating some cutting edge new gear for underwater imaging
Curt Bowen Specializes in extreme underwater photography,
capturing images of places and relics never before seen by human eyes. CEO and
founder of Advanced Diver Magazine, Rebreatherworld.com, and coordinator for the
ADM Exploration Team. Curt has coordinated expeditions from the Great Lakes
shipwrecks to unexplored caves in Mexico’s Yucatan, photographed the marble
caves of southern Brazil and deep into the blue holes of the Bahamas. Curt has
assisted with discovery, documentation, and recovery of ancient relics, extinct
animal remains, sacrificial human burial pits, and even the discovery of new
species of life.
Adam Hanlon is an underwater photographer captivated with the challenge
and beauty of the underwater world and passionate about its conservation. He grew
up in South Africa, learned to dive in mid 80's and has been pursuing a career
"beneath the surface" ever since. He holds diving qualifications from
many agencies, and dives very regularly. His images have won international competitions
and been used in prestigious publications and by world-renowned organizations. He
is the editor of Wetpixel,
the worlds leading resource on all things underwater imaging, and owns a successful
dive school based near Lancaster, UK.
- Photo Competition
- Photo & Video Clinics
- Light Painting Photography
- Slide Shows
- Editing Techniques
- State of the Art demonstration gear.
- Poker Rally
- Rebreather Test Dives
- Environmental Lectures
- Souvenier DVD
- Limited Edition FocusUnderWater© T-Shirt
6 days of boat trips – Open Deck – 3 hours
- Dive with Rebreather manufacturers and Photo Pros!
- Unlimited shore diving at Cobalt Coast & Lighthouse Point
- Kittiwake Wreck & Sand chute dive
- Stingray City dive
- Exploration dive
- Fluorescence night dive
- Underwater Poker rally for great prizes!
- CCR Pool Dives! Test dive the latest in Rebreather Technology
- Unlimited Nitrox included for OC divers
- Unlimited Scrubber & Gases for CCR divers
- All tanks included for OC and CCR divers
- Profiles for recreational to technical dives
Accommodations and Meals:
- 7-nights’ accommodations ~ double occupancy
- 7-day full meal plan w/gratuity
- Lion fish tasting
- Welcome Cocktail
- Seven Fathoms Rum Tasting evening
- Tax & service charges
- Round-trip airport transfers
- Free Wi-Fi
Open Circuit Divers: $2,300.
CCR Divers: $2,800.
Non Divers: $2,100.
Prices are double occupancy. Your reservation is confirmed with a
$1000 deposit per person paid here. The balance of the trip will be
paid directly to Cobalt Coast upon your arrival.