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Underwater Photo Location: Capernwray Diving Centre

Underwater Photo Location: Capernwray Diving Centre

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Opened 1995 - old abandoned freshwater quarry. easy access and variable depths, max 20m.
Numerous underwater attractions inc. wrecks, trout, roach, bream, sturgeon, cormorants.
Shop and gear hire.
Restaurant and bar. Changing rooms and showers.
Good for practising photo ideas/techniques esp in winter when viz at its best.

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Facts about Capernwray Diving Centre
  • It is in United Kingdom
  • The typical depth is 0-20 Metres 0-60 Feet.
  • The typical visibility is 3-10 Metres 10-30 Feet.
Dive types
shorewreckwallnightdrysuitfreshwater


Diving facilities
airrepairshireinstructionfriendly

Photo facilities
macrowideangleinstruction

by Mark Thomas
Brown trout. Capernwray. 10.5mm.

by Mark Thomas
Before the rush. Capernwray, July 08. 10.5mm.

by Mark Thomas
Helicopter. Capernwray. 10.5mm.

by Mark Thomas
Freshwater hand jelly. Capernwray. 10.5mm.

by Mark Thomas
Rainbow trout. Capernwray. 10.5mm.

by Mark Thomas
Brown Trout. Capernwray. 20mm +4 diopter. Changed to B&W in PS3.

by Mark Thomas
Rainbow trout in Capernwray, yesterday. 20mm +4 diopter.

by Mark Thomas
Brown trout profile. Capernwray. 20mm +4 diopter.

by Mark Thomas
Sturgeon. Capernwray, Dec 08. 10.5mm, x2 T/C.

by Mark Thomas
Mr H and VW. Capernwray. 10.5mm.

by Mark Thomas
Dying trout. Capernwray. 10.5mm.

by Mark Thomas
Trout in shallows. Capernwray. 10.5mm.

by Mark Thomas
Mr H & Sturgeon. Last dive of the year, Capernwray today, water a balmy 6'C. 10.5mm.

by Mark Thomas
Sturgeon. Capernwray. Jan 09. 10.5mm.

by Mark Thomas
Rainbow trout in the shallows, Capernwray. January 09. 10.5mm.

by Mark Thomas
Brown trout - cold clear waters of Capernwray. Jan 09, temp = 5'C. 10.5mm.

by Mark Thomas
Floating stick - in the shallows at Capernwray. 10.5mm.

by Mark Thomas
Mr H & Sturgeon. Capernwray, Jan 09. 10.5mm.

by Mark Thomas
Mr H and sturgeon on the Podsnap. Capernwray. 10.5mm.

by Mark Thomas
Flying Fish - trout in Capernwray. Winter 09. 10.5mm.

by Mark Thomas
Mr H and diamond sturgeon - first time underwater with the D3s. Capernwray, yesterday, 16mm.

by Mark Thomas
Mr H in action on a cold winter's dive in Capernwray. 10.5mm. Natural light.

by Mark Thomas
Flying fish. December 2008, D200 10.5mm. Capernwray - the site for freshwater UWP in UK.

by Mark Thomas
Mr H in action in Capernwray earlier this winter. D200 10.5mm.

by Mark Thomas
Tiger? trout in shallows of Capernwray - winter 09. D200 10.5mm natural light.

by Mark Thomas
Rainbow trout. D3 15mm 1.4T/C.

by Mark Thomas
Dirk & brown trout. D3 15mm.

by Mark Thomas
Sterlet Sturgeon. Jackdaw Quarry this morning. D3 15mm 1.4 t/c.

by Mark Thomas
Mr H in action - amongst a shoal of perch. Capernwray last weekend. D3 15mm 1.4 t/c.

by Mark Thomas
Rainbows. D3 15mm.

by Mark Thomas
Mr H & Hooky. Capernwray. D3 15mm.

by Mark Thomas
Sunlit Perch. D3 15mm - today, water now a balmy 7'C.

by Mark Thomas
Trout in winter sunburst. D3 15mm.

by Mark Thomas
Mouse. D3 15mm.

by Mark Thomas
Derek & Diamond Sturgeon. D200 10.5mm. Winter 2009.

by Mark Thomas
Fish-eye view of a duck. Capernwray, water temp = 3'C. D3 20mm +4 diopter.

by Mark Thomas
Podsnap. Jackdaw Quarry. D3 15mm.

by Mark Thomas
Diamond sturgeon. D3 15mm & 4'C water.

by Mark Thomas
Sturgeon. D3 20mm.

by Mark Thomas
Diamond Sturgeon. D3 20mm.

by Mark Thomas
Mr H inside plane fuselage. D3 15mm.

by Mark Thomas
Rainbow trout. D200 10.5mm. Winter 2009

by Paul Colley
Brown Trout under the jetty at Capernwray

by Paul Colley
Brown & Rainbow Trout

by Mark Thomas
Underwater Beetle. D200 10.5mm.

by Mark Thomas
Rainbow trout. 16mm.

by Mark Thomas
Diamond sturgeon. 15mm fisheye.

by Mark Thomas
Plane. 15mm fisheye.

by Elaine White
Passenger aircraft with Diver. Natural light Capernwray

by Tony Mccann
Black and White tech diver.

by Elaine White
Small Helicopter and diver in Capernwray. Converted to black and white in lightroom

by Mark Thomas
Trout in the rain. D3 15mm.

by Mark Thomas
Sturgeon. Capernwray, Oct 2012.

by Elaine White
Diver checking out the passenger plane

by Elaine White
Through the round window

by Mark Thomas
Brown Trout.

by Elaine White
Capernwray plane with diver. Cockpit lit up with remote triggers on strobes

by Elaine White
Tail from the passenger plane from different angle

by Elaine White
Diver on the bow of the Podsnap in Capernwray

by Mark Thomas
Sturgeon & Diver. Jackdaw Quarry, Lancashire.

by Mark Thomas
The Podsnap - WW2 minesweeper.

by Mark Thomas
Trout
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