Author: Rob Mason

Rob Mason

Please help elect Paul Tarn to the BSAC Council

Hi Guys – hope you’re all keeping well. I’m writing to ask for your help in supporting the campaign to elect one of our very own onto the BSAC Council. Paul Tarn has put himself forward for this year’s election. I know you most of you already know Paul, and his profile information on the

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Xmas Dive Highlights

Barnsley BSAC & Dearne Valley Divers close off the new year with a festive dive at Capernwray. See you all in 2021!

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UPDATE – Xmas Dive – 27-Dec

Hi All – due to the latest restrictions, we are abandoning the planned sea dive and instead will be diving Capernwray. If you’d like to join us for an Xmas dive then please book yourself a slot for the 27th Dec – cprnwry.typeform.com/to/dui6BwDZ Any questions then just drop me a message. RobM

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Sitrep: Xmas Dive Update

Hi All – apparently the Greenends Gully access road has been closed off this week for 8-10 weeks. We still plan to support an Xmas dive and will look to divert to either St Abbs Harbour, Petticowick or Weasel Loch (all dependent upon COVID restrictions). Watch this space… https://www.eyemouth-harbour.co.uk/various-works-at-eyemouth-harbour-w-c-7th-december-2020/  

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Buoyancy & Trim – lockdown style!

Thanks to Barnsley Advanced Instructor Tim Gledhill for a superb lock-down Buoyancy & Trim Workshop – despite technical difficulties, the session was very well attended!

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Tutorial – Photo Processing using Adobe Lightroom

Hi all, David White, Photographer, will be demonstrating the use of Adobe Lightroom to process underwater photographs. We realise not everyone has access to Lightroom. However, for those that are wanting to do something different, this is one of many other packages (cost money) that are available for processing digital RAW images. The recommended Adobe

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Eyemouth 2020 Highlights

Highlights from the August 2020 trip to Eyemouth with members of Barnsley and Dearne Valley BSAC branches on the MarineQuest boat ‘Silver Sky’. The weather and viz held firm to allow for amazing dives on the wrecks of the President and Odense, Craig reef, and, the Leager Buss pinnacle. Awesome stuff! A perfect weekend was

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