Category Archives: Reviews

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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NEW!!! AQUATICA A6300 Underwater Housing

Introducing The AQUATICA A6300 Underwater Housing For The SONY Alpha a6300 Compact Camera The Aquatica A6300 is a housing designed to be small, compact and easily handled just like the camera that it is designed for. With 24 MP stills … Continue reading

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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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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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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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Aquatica Close-up System 50mm Test

Aquatica is always coming up with innovative products. The new Close-Up Kit is one that really got my attention. Now my idea of the perfect dive trip is one where I never have to remove my 10-17mm Tokina. Macro doesn’t … Continue reading

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Think Tank Deals!!!

For Photographers: Think Tank is a company owned by top pro photographers who make stuff for pro photographers. It rarely has a sale but it is doing so this week. Have a look: CLICK HERE for the COMPONENT SET and … Continue reading

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Guam Book Project

Guam Marine Preserves Book Continue reading

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