Category Archives: Indo-Pacific Destinations

Destinations outside of Micronesia like Philippines, Fiji, Australia, Bali, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Melanesia

I am back at Manta Fest!!

By Tim Rock                           Yep, in 2017 I am back as a Manta Fest judge. Can’t wait. JOIN ME HERE JOIN ME HERE

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GUIDE: Raja Ampat and Northeast Indonesia

New from Tim Rock and Simon Pridmore and covering new areas with great writing and photos: Diving and Sno… 2016 Edition By TIM ROCK, SIMON P… Book Preview

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Roller Derby Rolls Right Along

Roller Derby A Winner Underwater Photog Packs Up The Roller Derby Gets the Babes and Gets the Job Done!! (Above: Tim Rock & Sofie Hostyn in the Sorong, West Papua, Airport.  Photos of Tim by Russell Stoddard) Story & Photos … Continue reading

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Have Camera, Will Travel

North and South Pacific with the AD7100   Story and Photos by TIM ROCK   I had a busy couple of months planned starting in late August and ending well into October. It would include traveling to Yap in Micronesia … Continue reading

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GREAT NEW ThinkTank Products

Designed for urbanite photographers, it’s ideal for a casual day of shooting. Continue reading

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NEW!! Sunfish Identification Program

?Now, you too can name your Indonesian ocean sunfish through a new research project.” Continue reading

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NEW BALI Dive Guide E-Book

Here’s a preview of our new Bali Diving and Snorkeling Guide book. Available as an e-book: Bali Diving & Snorkeling Guide by Tim Rock & Simon Pridmore | Make Your Own Book

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Exploring Indo

We’re just back from West Papua on both Damai 1 and Damai 2. Here’s a look at what we found: http://timrock.photoshelter.com/gallery/Indo-West-Papua/G00005IUPNsFitE0 We head back to Raja Ampat and Triton Bay next year. One space left!!! http://www.guammicronesiadivetravel.com/travelblog1/?page_id=406″ Have a good read … Continue reading

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Using the Aquatica Close-up Kit with 100mm

OK, so now, as promised, I took the Aquatica Close-up Kit for a night dive. Armed with 2 Light and Motion Solas (one for the housing and one for the hand) that I got from Backscatter Photo, I proceeded to … Continue reading

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Tokina 100mm for underwater photography

OK, I finally got everything together here. B&H sent me a new Tokina 100mm Macro lens, Backscatter sent me a mountable Sola light and a hand mount Sola light and the tides aligned. Sooo, as promised, I set out for … Continue reading

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