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Some news…

Yes, I know, Prague is still missing… the thing is that my mind was elsewhere over the past weeks. I am going to fly out to Indonesia soon and the first leg of the trip was supposed to be Bali. … Weiterlesen

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Lembeh…

Unfortunately my 2 weeks in Lembeh are over now as well. Tomorrow morning I am starting my way back home. Although I would love to do more diving here and wouldn’t be sad if I had more time left I … Weiterlesen

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Torajaland to Makassar

So after 4 eventful days we got in the car to drive back to Makassar. I will add some more explanations that I left out in the first posting when we did the drive in the opposite direction. First of … Weiterlesen

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Torajaland day 4

Day 4 was a bit quieter than day 3 with the burrial ceremony had been. The plan for the day was to visit two villages first that we had skipped to see the day before, then lunch with a 2 … Weiterlesen

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Torajaland Day 2

Got up at 5 AM this morning (but was awake since 4.15 since the muezzin started to sing at that hour…) and am now safely in Lembeh. I am a bit baffled to see Lembeh like this… usually everything is … Weiterlesen

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Torayaland day 3

Yes, I know… day 2 is missing but I will write it either later today or tomorrow. I am still under the impression of the burrial ceremony this morning so I would like to start with that one. The guys … Weiterlesen

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Last dive pics

I am back home already and I think my colleagues would be shocked if I showed up in the office before 9 AM (let’s see if they still know who I am… 😉 ). Since I got up at 6 … Weiterlesen

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Cool dive day

Today you see a happy diver again. The two morning dives were unbelievable. I will have to count how many different kinds of nudibranches we saw. It was at least 20 and there were several that I hadn’t seen before. … Weiterlesen

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Quiet dive day

Today’s dives were somehow quiet. The fun I have during a dive does not depend on the number of pictures that I have. Sometimes I just enjoy observing the fish chasing each other and just live their lifes. 😉 But … Weiterlesen

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Day 4 of diving Lembeh… found some cool stuff

Today I was better with my camera. And we found some real unusual stuff too. I am happier with my pics today than I way yesterday. But then we didn’t have hairy shrimp today. 😉 But again beautiful frogfish. While … Weiterlesen

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Day 3 of diving in Lembeh – not happy with myself… :)

I am getting more familiar with my equipment but I keep making mistakes… two long foto-sessions with green hairy shrimp today and on the first one I had forgotten to put the camera back to the right settings and on … Weiterlesen

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Day trip towards the island of Bangga

Today we went on a day trip ‚around the corner‘. So out of Lembeh Strait. And found some more interesting stuff. For the first time I used my macro-lense with the new camera and initially it was a nightmare. After … Weiterlesen

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Dive pics Lembeh

Sorry, I think the remaining Sydney-pics will have to wait till I am back home… too busy diving in Indonesia… 😉 here are a few pics from today… it is amazing that even after about 200 dives that I have … Weiterlesen

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Trip report Indonesia

It took me some time (partyl due to the fact that I’ve had problems with my arms ever since I came back) but I finally finished my trip report from my vacation in Indonesia. You can find it here  http://www.andreaonline.de/indonesien2011/trindo2011.htm

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Dear underwater photographers….

I have seen and heard a lot of things in the past weeks that I don’t like…. Pleeeeease, don’t make your guide feed a hairy frogfish just because you want a picture of it with the mouth open. The hairy … Weiterlesen

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Lembeh….

Well, I’ve been in Lembeh for a couple of days now and absolutely LOVE it. I was used to my guide Sem from last year and he found lots of interesting stuff. Unfortunately he doesn’t work here any more so … Weiterlesen

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Update…

Well, I guess I owe you an update. 🙂 After I felt pretty low yesterday morning I heard at breakfast that I will have my own bathroom in Lembeh too so I felt better. Spent the day in the hammock … Weiterlesen

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Not happy

Well, I have had two perfect weeks in Raja Ampat and I was convinced that this would be a great vacation. But that changed when I arrived on Bunaken island in Sulawesi. When I was shown into my room it … Weiterlesen

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I’ve been lazy…

Yeah, I had the best intentions but when you are in paradise you just get lazy. It was much better reading in the hammock or diving than updating blogs… now I have to pack and tomorrow morning at 5 I … Weiterlesen

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Day 2 and remaining pics from yesterday….

Well, maybe it was my mistake that the pics didn’t upload yesterday since I forgot the resize the pic that was never loaded…. This is a baby walking shark on our house reef. The pathway to the jetty is more … Weiterlesen

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