Christian Jansen Gallery

Christian first came to visit us around September last year, he was a pretty grumpy photographer – frustrated because he wasn’t getting what he wanted out of his equipment.  He battled at it, and now 8 months later several visits he has some great shots, he even learned to smile before 12 noon. Congratulations to…

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Clear Skies in Lembeh

I was sat having a beer on the waterfront with resident guest Christian, and we noticed that it was unusually clear last night.  So, we decided to get the tripods and attempt some stellar photography.  Using the higher ISO capabilities of the 5Dmk3 and some duct tape and a small rock to keep the shutter…

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Johan-san, Goby Hunter.

Well, it’s nearly Golden Week and we’re getting quite a few Japanese divers visiting us during their time of national holidays.  Johan has been tasked with a goby mission, and he’s doing pretty well! In a few days he’s found Hairy Gobies, 5 lined gobies, Fire Dart Gobies, Purple Dart Gobies, Okinawa Gobies, Panda Goby…

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Underwater Tribe/NAD Lembeh Photo Workshop Day 4

Day 4 Matt and Mike switched boats today in order to start diving with the other half of the group.  We all headed out to the north end of the bay and ended up having a pygmy seahorse extravaganza.  Matts group saw bargibanti, denise, and pontohi pygmies all on the same dive!  Mikes group had…

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Underwater Tribe/NAD Lembeh Photo Workshop

Day 1 We were very happy to welcome 12 eager photo students last night to NAD-Lembeh Resort!  After a brief introduction of the instructors, Mike Veitch and Matt Oldfield, along with NAD’s owners Simon and Zee Buxton, we had everyone introduce themselves and tell us a little about themselves.  In a sign of a truly…

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