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#1 gecko1

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 03:06 PM

It's amazing how fast conditions can change in Central California. A week ago the vis was barely 3-5 feet. It looked more like Hawaii Saturday. Really amazing blue water.

 

Full gallery with photos by me and and my buddy Mike here: http://www.baue.org/...bosDay_4-27-13/

 

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Mike Jimenez at Local's Ledge

 

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Local's Ledge

 

_DSC7967.jpg?g2_GALLERYSID=2f96778e62358The Escapade above Local's Ledge. Not too often you can make out the DM on the bow of the boat from underwater around here!

 

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Blue Rockfish with my buddy Mike in there somewhere.

 

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Mike at the Great Pinnacle in Bluefish Cove.

 

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#2 andy_deitsch

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Posted 29 April 2013 - 03:47 PM

Wow, awesome viz!

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#3 Julian D

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Posted 30 April 2013 - 01:37 AM

Likewise wow! Great photos - that looks like wonderful diving.  Always nice to see some temperate water wide angle shots.  I lugged my gear up to California last year and drove over to Monterey from the valley on my day off to find a calm sea and 3ft viz, so I can appreciate how special this was! 

 

I'll be up again in about 10 days so am looking for some advice on where to go.  Rather than hijack your thread I'll start another one.

 

Cheers & well done



#4 JasonBradley

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Posted 08 May 2013 - 09:45 AM

So jealous.  Can't wait for my new drysuit to come in!  Great work.