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Diver with airplane under the ice at Morrison's Quarry. Nikonos V, 12mm Sea & Sea lens and Fuji film in natural light with manual exposure. Cropped for subject and colour corrected.
By Michael Grebler
posted Monday, April 27, 2009
41 votes

Airplane wreck under the ice at Morrison's Quarry, Quebec, Canada. Ambient light, Nikonos V, Sea& Sea 12mm lens, Fuji 400 ASA film on manual exposure. Colour corrected.
By Michael Grebler
posted Wednesday, April 2, 2008
38 votes

Ice fishing in Morrison's Quarry. Diver posed upside-down under the ice on a floating seat with a fishing rod. Nikonos V, 12mm Sea & Sea lens, manual exposure, kodak 800 ASA film with Ikelite 150 strobe fill.
By Michael Grebler
posted Monday, March 1, 2010
38 votes

Using cave techniques, divers at the start of their dive under the ice at Morrison's Quarry, Quebec, Canada. Nikonos V, Sea & Sea 12mm lens, Fuji 400 film, manual exposure and colour corrected.
By Michael Grebler
posted Wednesday, November 19, 2008
33 votes

My eldest daughter at Lawrencetown Beach, Nova Scotia. Nikonos V on aperture priority, 12mm Sea & Sea lens, Kodak 3200 B&W film. Scratches removed in PS. Just enough water to cover the lens.
By Michael Grebler
posted Thursday, September 18, 2008
31 votes

First try in this category. Nikonos V, 12mm Sea & Sea lens, Kodak 400 film, manual exposure with the Ikelite 150 strobe on the diver just below the ice. Background divers doing skills by plane. Morrison's quarry.
By Michael Grebler
posted Tuesday, May 19, 2009
30 votes

I don't know if this Polar Bear was hunting or relaxing, but I do know he wasn't intimidated as we sailed past. Lancaster Sound, Minolta X700 camera on aperture priority with 80-200 lens.
By Michael Grebler
posted Saturday, February 9, 2008
29 votes

A free diver makes his way back up to the ice entry hole in Morrison's Quarry. Nikonos V camera, 12mm Sea & Sea lens, manual exposure, cropped for subject.
By Michael Grebler
posted Saturday, February 6, 2010
27 votes

Diver with camera at the ice entry hole in Morrison's quarry Quebec, Canada. Nikonos V, Sea & Sea 12mm lens and Kodak 400 asa film, manual exposure. Cropped for subject. A pleasant day under the ice.
By Michael Grebler
posted Wednesday, April 22, 2009
26 votes

Everything in this photo is real, but I altered a tiny detail for creative reasons. You may see it if you look close. Gaskin wreck off Brockville, Nikonos V, Sea & Sea 12mm lens, kodak 800 asa film and manual exposure.
By Michael Grebler
posted Monday, May 3, 2010
25 votes
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Divers explore the upper sections of the Niagara II near ... by Michael Grebler
Divers explore the upper sections of the Niagara II near Tobermory. Canon 6D, 15mm lens, manual exposure in natural light. Colour corrected in PS from the RAW file.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, May 31, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
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Portrait of a side-mount cave diver at Ginnie Cavern, Flo... by Michael Grebler
Portrait of a side-mount cave diver at Ginnie Cavern, Florida. Nikonos V, 15mm lens, Kodak 400 ASA film in natural light with manual exposure. Cropped and colour corrected in PS.
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date posted posted: Friday, May 19, 2017
date posted category: Freshwater
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Rebreather diver at the boilers of the wreck of the Rothe... by Michael Grebler
Rebreather diver at the boilers of the wreck of the Rothesay, near Prescott. Canon 6D, 15mm lens, manual exposure in natural light. Colour corrected in PS from RAW file.
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Police diver on an overhead environment exercise. Canon 6... by Michael Grebler
Police diver on an overhead environment exercise. Canon 6D and 15mm lens on manual settings. Cropped and colour corrected from the RAW file.
18 Votes
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date posted posted: Friday, February 24, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Canada
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My dive buddy pauses above the "chimney" as we work our w... by Michael Grebler
My dive buddy pauses above the "chimney" as we work our way to the exit of the cave at Little River, Florida. Nikonos V, 15mm lens, single SB105 strobe, Kodak 400 ASA film and manual exposure. Colour corrected in PS. Photo taken Dec. 2016.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, January 10, 2017
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
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Search and Rescue dog training with diver at Long Sault. ... by Michael Grebler
Search and Rescue dog training with diver at Long Sault. Canon 6D and 15mm lens in Ikelite housing. Manual settings, cropped for subject and colour corrected.
11 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, November 2, 2016
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Canada
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Grateful for the warm sunshine, the 38F water temp and th... by Michael Grebler
Grateful for the warm sunshine, the 38F water temp and the long, deep, dark tunnels of this mine are taxing on any diver. Canon 6D and 15mm lens. Cropped for subject and colour corrected in PS.
9 Votes
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date posted posted: Wednesday, September 28, 2016
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Canada
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A tech diver on the starboard side of the "Forest City" t... by Michael Grebler
A tech diver on the starboard side of the "Forest City" that was wrecked in 1904 near Tobermory. Canon 6D, 15mm lens, high ISO, cropped for subject and converted to B&W in PS.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 25, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Great Lakes Canada
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A couple share a quiet evening on stand-up paddle boards ... by Michael Grebler
A couple share a quiet evening on stand-up paddle boards at Sauble Beach. Canon 6D, 24-105 lens, manual settings, no cropping or colour correction.
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A diver wearing side mount comes face-to-face with the pl... by Michael Grebler
A diver wearing side mount comes face-to-face with the plane in Morrison's Quarry. Photo taken under the ice with a Canon 6D and 15mm lens. Manual exposure. Cropped and colour corrected from the RAW file.
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, May 1, 2016
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Canada
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A free diver adjusts his mask just before diving below th... by Michael Grebler
A free diver adjusts his mask just before diving below the ice in Morrison's Quarry. Canon 6D & 15mm lens. Cropped for subject and adjusted for lighting from the RAW file.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 6, 2016
date posted category: Over/Under (shots half topside, half U/W)
date posted location: Canada
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Tannic water from the Santa Fe River mixes with spring wa... by Michael Grebler
Tannic water from the Santa Fe River mixes with spring water coming from the Devils Ear at Ginnie Springs to create the red and yellow colours around this sidemount cave diver. Nikonos V, 15mm lens, Kodak 400ASA film, manual settings & natural light.
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12 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, March 21, 2016
date posted category: Freshwater
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Some people truly enjoy ice diving. Canon 6D, 24-105 lens... by Michael Grebler
Some people truly enjoy ice diving. Canon 6D, 24-105 lens, manual settings. Cropped for subject in PS.
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9 Votes
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date posted posted: Sunday, March 20, 2016
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
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Diver at the surface in the cavern section of a flooded m... by Michael Grebler
Diver at the surface in the cavern section of a flooded mine. Canon 6D and 15mm lens. Cropped for subject and colour corrected from the RAW file.
8 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, December 14, 2015
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
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A side-mount diver descends along one of the supporting r... by Michael Grebler
A side-mount diver descends along one of the supporting rock columns of a flooded mine in Quebec. Canon 6D, 15mm lens, manual exposure in natural light. Colour corrected from the RAW file.
5 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 29, 2015
date posted category: Freshwater
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An U/W photographer checks his camera settings while hove... by Michael Grebler
An U/W photographer checks his camera settings while hovering off the starboard bow of the Niagara 2 sunk near Tobermory. Canon 6D, 15mm lens, manual exposure, natural light. Cropped & colour corrected from the RAW file.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Monday, September 14, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
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Divers board the dive boat shortly after the passing of a... by Michael Grebler
Divers board the dive boat shortly after the passing of a rain squall. Canon 6D, 15mm lens, manual exposure.
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An underwater photographer in side-mount waits out his de... by Michael Grebler
An underwater photographer in side-mount waits out his deco time while looking for his next shot near Tobermory, Canada. Canon 6D, 15mm lens, manual exposure, natural light. Cropped for subject and B&W conversion in PS.
4 Votes
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 1, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
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At a depth of about 70-feet, a diver pauses for a moment ... by Michael Grebler
At a depth of about 70-feet, a diver pauses for a moment on the starboard side of the Niagara II sunk near Tobermory, Ontario. Canon 6D on manual, 15mm lens, natural light. Colour corrected from RAW file.
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date posted posted: Thursday, August 20, 2015
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A free diver encounters the docile Canadian freshwater sh... by Michael Grebler
A free diver encounters the docile Canadian freshwater shark "Canadicharin Frigidalus" at a depth of 35-feet. Canon 6D and 15mm lens, shutter priority. Cropped and colour corrected in PS.
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date posted posted: Wednesday, April 22, 2015
date posted category: Humorous
date posted location: Canada
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Three free-divers strike a pose upside down under the ice... by Michael Grebler
Three free-divers strike a pose upside down under the ice in Morrison's Quarry. Canon 6D, 15mm lens, cropped and colour corrected in PS.
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date posted posted: Sunday, April 19, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
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This ice diver has just completed his "bubble checks" wit... by Michael Grebler
This ice diver has just completed his "bubble checks" with his buddy at the start of their dive. Canon 6D and 15mm lens. Cropped and colour corrected.
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date posted posted: Sunday, January 25, 2015
date posted category: Topside (above water but marine related)
date posted location: Canada
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Two divers reach the airplane sunk in Morrison's Quarry. ... by Michael Grebler
Two divers reach the airplane sunk in Morrison's Quarry. Canon 6D & 15mm lens on aperture priority exposure in natural light. Slightly cropped and colour corrected in PS.
12 Votes
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date posted posted: Saturday, January 17, 2015
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
date posted location: Canada
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Stairs on the starboard side of the Niagara II sunk near ... by Michael Grebler
Stairs on the starboard side of the Niagara II sunk near Tobermory. Canon 6d with 15mm lens in Ikelite housing in natural light. Conversion to B&W in PS.
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Side-mount diver mapping out the tunnel system of a flood... by Michael Grebler
Side-mount diver mapping out the tunnel system of a flooded mine. Nikonos V with 15mm lens, twin Ikelite 150 strobes and Kodak ASA 400 film. Colour corrected in PS.
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date posted posted: Monday, November 3, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
date posted location: Canada
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Late summer dive on the wreck of the Rothesay near Presco... by Michael Grebler
Late summer dive on the wreck of the Rothesay near Prescott, Ontario. Nikonos V, 12mm lens, 400ASA Kodak B&W CN film, manual exposure, scratches removed in PS.
6 Votes
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date posted posted: Thursday, October 2, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Divers
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Sitting at a depth of 150-feet, a diver explores the ster... by Michael Grebler
Sitting at a depth of 150-feet, a diver explores the stern of the wooden cargo ship "Forest City" near Tobermory. Canon 6D and 15mm lens, natural light. Colour corrected and cropped in PS.
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date posted posted: Tuesday, September 23, 2014
date posted category: Wide Angle - Wrecks
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