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Panama City Dive Trip June 2003

Here's a few pictures from my dive trip with divers@sea to Panama City, Florida in June 2003.

Warm up dive at Vortex Springs Preparing for the dive Early morning breakfast
First stop. "Warm-up" dive at Vortex Springs. The water was not warm at all. Only 68 degrees! Getting ready for the first dive. It may look confusing, but everything is under control! Second day. Meeting for way-to-early breakfast at 6:00am
Bert from Divers at sea Graham from Divers at sea Graham's secret to maximum bottom time
Meet the instructors: Here's Bert.. ..and Divemaster Graham Graham reveals the secret to max bottom time: minimal water resistence
Bert, Judith, Patty, Jeffery and Graham Judy and Patty Matt and Kevin
Bert, Judith, Patty, Jeffery and Graham Judy and Patty Matt and Kevin
Bob Mike and Kyoko Getting ready for my first night dive
Bob Mike and Kyoko Getting ready for the boat dive - and my first night dive
Bert and Graham demonstrates dive entry procedures Talking Here we go
Bert and Graham demonstrates entry procedures "Yes, if you hang here long enough you get taller". Bert and Graham demonstrates the alternative to custom-made neoprene suits And here we go!
Graham diving Night dive Night dive
Guess I need to practice my underwater photography skills. Here's Graham Not all fish sleep at night We were told not to penetrate the wreck (and we almost didn't)
Back on the boat from diving On the boat
The happy night-divers are back on the boat Lucky as we were, everybody came back safely