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Anchovy school near Scripps pier in San Diego Photo

Anchovy school near Scripps pier in San Diego

The largest school of anchovy, that scientists have seen in more than three decades, formed off La Jolla Shores in San Diego, California last week. Scientists are unsure why the anchovy are schooling in such large numbers this year.

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Ikelite announces housing for RX100 III Photo

Ikelite announces housing for RX100 III

Ikelite has announced their new housing for the Sony RX100 III. It features access to both front and rear control dials, which are critical for using the camera in manual mode. The front control ring is gear driven, making for easy access to the dial. The housing features dual fiber optic ports for strobe triggering.

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Final call: SDUFEX 2014 Photo

Final call: SDUFEX 2014

The 2014 San Diego UnderSea Film Exhibition (SDUFEX) is making a final call for entries. The event is being held on 10 and 11 October at the Irwin M. Jacobs Qualcomm Hall in San Diego, California. The deadline for entries is 21 July.

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Nikon releases NX-D image processing software Photo

Nikon releases NX-D image processing software

Nikon has released their NX-D image processing software. Previously available in a beta format, the new version is a stable release and is available as a free download. It is designed specifically to match Nikon’s RAW formats, although it will edit jpg and tiff files too.

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5-acre underwater dive park planned for Dubai Photo

5-acre underwater dive park planned for Dubai

Plans for The Pearl of Dubai, a five-acre underwater park, have been announced. The underwater park is being billed as the largest sustainable underwater tourism site. The goal for the “green” development is to attract swimmers, snorkelers, scuba divers and marine life to the underwater artificial reef structures.The plans for the underwater development were inspired by the Pirates of the Caribbean and Avatar films.

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Mission 31: Time Magazine presents live Twitter Q&A Photo

Mission 31: Time Magazine presents live Twitter Q&A

Time Magazine are hosting a live Twitter question and answer session at 2 pm US Eastern Standard Time today discussing the 360° Hero video set up that they used to capture the interactive video they recently published video about Fabien Cousteaus’s Mission 31 project. The video “takes readers on a virtual scuba dive around Aquarius, the world’s only habitable underwater science lab, with Fabien Cousteau and some of the aquanauts from Mission 31.”

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Lightroom to be available after subscriptions lapse Photo

Lightroom to be available after subscriptions lapse

Tom Hogarty of Adobe has announced that users will have access to their images via Lightroom even if their Creative Cloud subscriptions lapse. From version 5.5 onwards, they will lose the Develop and Map functionality, but retain access and functionality in all the other modules.

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Nauticam announces housing for GH4 Photo

Nauticam announces housing for GH4

Nauticam has announced their new housing for the Panasonic Lumix DMC-GH4 camera. The NA-GH4 is somewhat customized for video use, with a specific thumb operated button for ISO adjustment, a lever for white balance and access to both control dials. The company has also announced an upgrade kit for owners of their GH3 housing.

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Video: Dive with David Doubilet and Goliath Groupers Photo

Video: Dive with David Doubilet and Goliath Groupers

Dive with David Doubilet as he photographs 600-pound Atlantic Goliath Groupers off Jupiter, West Palm Beach, and Boynton Beach, Florida. The fish leave the shallows after the first five years of their lives to spawn under ledges and in shipwrecks and other structures along the East and West coast of Florida from August to October. (image from Shutterstock)

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