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Strobe Review: Scubalamp D-Max and Retra Pro Flash Photo

Strobe Review: Scubalamp D-Max and Retra Pro Flash

The past few years have seen the release of a number of exciting new strobes from many manufacturers. Unfortunately, their release has coincided with a global lockdown, limiting many of our opportunities to try them out in the field. Fortunately, Hannes Klostermann and Giacomo Rossi are located in Baja California Sur and have been able to offer an amazing detailed comparative review of two of the new strobes on the market: The Retra Pro and the Scubalamp D-Max.

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Wetpixel Live: Alex’s Housing Repairs and Modifications Photo

Wetpixel Live: Alex’s Housing Repairs and Modifications

Owing to an enforced lack of use, Alex has recently sent his housing away for service and modifications. In this episode, he discusses what work has been carried out during the service and how Kevin from Aquaphot has fixed and improved his ad hoc modifications. The episode highlights how your local dealer can help keep your housing performing at its best and limit downtime due to equipment-related issues.

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Earth Day 2021: Help Ensure Continued Protection of Florida Goliath Groupers Photo

Earth Day 2021: Help Ensure Continued Protection of Florida Goliath Groupers

Today is Earth Day, a day of events, discussions, and protests that support environmentally responsible practices and the battle to protect the planet’s environment. Underwater image-makers are enthusiastic supporters of environmental causes, and on this day, it is perhaps apt that we are asking the Wetpixel community to stand up again, and fight for continued protection for Florida’s Goliath groupers.

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Wetpixel Live: Shark Conservation and UW Image-Makers Photo

Wetpixel Live: Shark Conservation and UW Image-Makers

Reacting to a recent post and multiple online and physical campaigns about an apparent overturn of the current shark fishing ban in the Maldives, Wetpixel Editor Adam Hanlon sets out the story behind this controversy. It now seems that the comments that provoked the campaign were taken somewhat out of context and the Maldives Majlis remains committed to the shark fishing ban and is in fact strengthening its enforcement of it.

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