Jorn Ari Profile

Jorn Ari

I am from Denmark
Member since: Tuesday, April 21, 2009
Jorn Ari was born in Denmark in 1966, but it was not until the age of 40 he got his first scuba dive.
It took place on a vacation in Egypt, Sharm El Sheik in the autumm of 2006.
A whole new world opened up for him when he saw the amazing myriad of life and colorful coral below sea level.
The following year he became a Divemaster and continued to become an Instructor in February 2009 which led him to become a Staff Instructor.
On a trip to the Maldives in 2007 he brought his first underwater camera. It was an Olympus compact camera and he shot anything that moved underwater.
He took many pictures with the greatest zeal and enthusiasm.
By autum 2009 the time was in to take the step and replace the compact camera with a D-SLR. The choice was not surprisingly an Olympus, specifically E-420.
Jorn Ari makes about 50-100 dives a year in various places and he brings his camera on nearly every dive.
First D-slr was Olympus E-420 with Ikelite housing + Ikelite DS160 + Ikelite D...
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My Portfolio

  Polycera quadrineata
  Polycera qyadrilineata
  Flabellina lineata
  Flabellina eating Tubularia indivisa

My Contest Stats

I have 143 entries in the photo contest
Latest Entries...
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entered Saturday, January 14, 2012
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entered Saturday, January 14, 2012
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entered Monday, January 9, 2012

CategoryNumber of EntriesTotal votesAverage votes
Macro - Close-Up926028
Macro - not swimming818523
Macro - Nudibranchia3591026
Macro - Super macro1233127
Macro - swimming514228
Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)12121
Temperate Waters60166127
Topside (above water but marine related)11919
Wide Angle - Close Focus14949
Wide Angle - Marine Life29849
Wide Angle - Natural Light (no strobe)26331
totals 143392327
Seas I have divedNumber of EntriesTotal votesAverage votes
Andaman Sea621235
Atlantic (European coastal)99250125
Baltic Sea1141437
Bohol Sea2162629
Landlocked Seas/Lakes411829
totals 143392327
Countries I have visitedNumber of EntriesTotal votesAverage votes
totals 143392327

My Forum Posts

I have 21 forum posts

Recent Forum posts...
G10 - Green water
Posted: Monday, October 24, 2011
Nice pic
Posted: Sunday, September 11, 2011
Nice shot
Posted: Monday, February 14, 2011

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