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Saba: Pound for Pound a Great Destination

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Come Dive Saba with Raak Bottom Imaging October 7th – 14th 2017 – Click Here to Sign Up!

Sports enthusiasts are always debating on whom the best athletes are of all time. Basketball has their great stars such as Michael Jordan, Kobe Bryant, and Shaquille O’Neal. Boxing enthusiasts have their favorite fighters Muhammad Ali, Mike Tyson, and Floyd Mayweather. Even more complex are baseball arguments attempting to compare greats players of today vs. the athletes prior to the “steroid era.” Often arguments are flawed when comparisons are made from athlete to athlete, simply because they played their sports in different eras, different positions, or under different rules. However, greatness can never be ignored, and champions are remembered throughout time. Diving is not much different. We have our greats, our legendary dive locations, top live a boards vessels, one of a kind wrecks, and still we debate over where the best diving is in the world. After diving many places around the globe, Saba is pound for pound the best dive island in the Caribbean.

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Giving Above and Below the Waterline

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If you are an Alumni of Coastal Carolina University make sure you check out the latest CCU Alumni Magazine.  Within the magazines pages you will be able to read about the contributions Andrew has made as an Alumni of the University.  Andrew has committed to donate, on an annual basis, underwater images to line the hallways within the newly constructed Science Building.  This newly erected facility is anticipated to be completed in March 2016.  If you would like to view the gallery contact Coastal Carolina University to arrange a campus tour!

Don’t Receive the CCU Alumni Magazine?! Read a Scanned PDF of the Article here… CCU alumni magazine

South Carolina Diving

Explore the Shore


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The 2015 Dive South Carolina Season is closing down for the winter for most local divers.  But, until you are able to splash back into the water let these videos hold you over!  Raak Bottom Imaging has complied some great footage in this series Explore the Shore.

Explore the Shore: Episode 1 The Bill Perry

Explore the Shore: Episode 2 The Hebe

Explore the Shore: Episode 3 Tugboat Night Dive

Explore the Shore: Episode 4 The City of Richmond

Explore the Shore: Episode 5 The Goldfinch Reef

If your interested in Diving off the Coast of South Carolina visit Express Watersports to sign up for the 2016 Season.  Don’t forget to mention the Videos!

 

Ft. Lauderdale International Boat Show

AndrewBoatShowRaak Bottom Imaging was on out and about during the 2015 International Boat Show.  Every year Andrew is promoting Diving Conceige Services to the Super Yacht Community.  This year National Marine Suppliers, which is the largest suppliers of items and services to the yachting community, partnered with Raak Bottom Imaging in a joint promotion effort.  Under the National Marine tent, located on the main docks, clients were able to inquiry about services and products.  Being an expert in the dive industry, Andrew was able to field many questions regarding supplemental dive support within the yachting community.  After speaking with many new clients Andrew is excited to start working with some new vessels during this upcoming Caribbean Season!  If you have any questions regarding Super Yacht Dive Support feel free to ask.  Raak Bottom Imaging tackles everything including underwater photography/videography, dive planning and logistics, dive gear supplier, and much more!

Teaching for a Cause: Raak Bottom Imaging Presents at CCU Dive Club

Coastal Carolina University Scuba Diving Club presentation

Andrew has come full circle from being a student at Coastal Carolina University to being a presenter at the University’s premier dive club. Last night Andrew shared his advice on basic tips for underwarter photography and even taught an important skill on shooting with a custom white balance.

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Raak Bottom Imaging hosts Themed Dives at Scuba Express

Spring Carnival Dive Myrtle Beach - Murrells Inlet Scuba Diving

Working with Scuba Express in Murrells Inlet, Andrew was able to organize two great dives off the South Carolina coast. These themed dives are were a great way to load the dive boat and do some exciting dives. The Spring time Carinval Dive encouraged customers to dress to impress their fellow divers with some outrageous outifts. Continue reading “Raak Bottom Imaging hosts Themed Dives at Scuba Express”