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Sri Lanka | Spermwhales | the super pods

Spermwhales : the super pods in Sri Lanka MARCH 2017 We are on the field and waiting for the miracle... At the moment, very bad conditions with murky waters. But spermwhales are everywhere around us ! Keep in touch. "Stay...

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Cayman | Underwater traveling

Traveling in Cayman islands AUGUST 2014 It was the oportunity to get shots with the camera mounted on a tracking system. This equipment gave us excellent results with very steady shots for coral and tarpons hunting silverside fish in a cave. Fantastic shots ! In the...

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Newfoundland | Cods and whales

Cods and whales in Newfoundland AUGUST 2014 Newfoundland is home of the Humpback whales in summer. The western North Atlantic population of whales comes here to feed on Capelin during their spawning season. Atlantic Cod join the feast and it looks that their...

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Monaco | Blue Ocean Film Festival

Monaco | Blue Ocean Film Festival OCTOBER 2013 On Sunday, September 29th, the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation, the Oceanographic Museum of Monaco and The BLUE Ocean Film Festival (BLUE) will host a special event. to commemorate the official announcement of their...

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Alaska | swimming with grizzly bears

Alaska. Swimming with grizzly bears OCTOBER 2013 "White Claws" is definitely our favourite bear. She dives quite frequently and she can stay underwater for around 20 seconds. 2013 was a very good year for salmon and more than a million came to the lake. ...

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Fakarava | Sharks festival!

Fakarava | Sharks festival! MAY 2013 The last time I step foot on Fakarava Island was in 1987. This was during an expedition with Captain Cousteau. I came back last March, and to be honnest, nothing has changed. Abundant life still exists in the passes. The South one...

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Malpelo | With de silky sharks

With the silky sharks of Malpelo MARCH 2013 For the second time, I embark on Inula, a pleasant but rustic catamaran owned by a very good Captain ( not a depressed one anymore ) Arvid! Arvid has two homes : one is the engine room on the port side and the other is the...

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Rurutu | Humpback Whales

Humpback Whale MARCH 2009 Rurutu 2009. Yves Lefèvre (Raie Manta diving club) tells me. « Down below there is a cool whale, go now ! » So I asked to myself  what is a cool whale ? Simple answer, it is a whale that tolerates the presence of the divers. This whale is a...

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Egypt | A unique Dolphin trip

A unique dolphin trip in Egypt MARCH 2016 Every year, we take a break from the cold of December to snorkel with the Dolphins in the Red Sea. This year we met a quite large group of Spinner Dolphins, but for some unknown reason, these guys don’t spin at all... They...

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Fiji | Bull sharks

Bull sharks of Fijis SEPTEMBER 2012 Mike Neumann is definitely a personnage ! We could easily say LE Mike (he first called me LE Noirot !)  Obviously him and Roussi know the Bull Sharks. We were looking for a particular behaviour which didn’t happen yet as we were...

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Florida and North Carolina | Diving the Gulf Stream

Florida and North Carolina JULY 2012 Have you ever done a drift drive ? If not, I suggest you try the Gulf Stream. Warm water and a mile underwater without kicking once… Jupiter Diving will take you to all the right spots. Nice Angel Fish on Scarface and a lot of...

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Newfoundland | Cods

Cods of Newfoundland JUNE 2012 At the beginning of summer, huge shoals of Capelin come close to shore for a massive spawning. Cod feed on them while on the sand, Flounder eat the eggs. In the distance, Humpback Whales circle… The whale is coming Photographs DR "In the...

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Bahamas | Lion fishes of San Salvador

Lion fishes of San Salvador JUIN 2012 This trip was dedicated to filming Lion Fish. Jérôme Segur from Zed Productions was making a film about them. In 1992 the first specimens were observed in the Caribean. We are still not sure how they came be be here it is hoped...

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Egypt | A real desert!

Egypt DECEMBER 2011 A real desert... During the events in December 2011, Cairo was very quiet : No tourists anymore around pyramids... Gizeh Photographs...

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Siberia | Lake Baikal

Baikal lake - Siberia FEBRUARY 2011 In the heart of Siberia When I first came to the Lake Baikal in 1997 during a Cousteau Expédition, I have promised myself to come back every year for 10 years. I came back only 9 ! I MUST come back. Under ice Photographs DR "Believe...

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Valdez peninsula | Ocean Giants series BBC

Ocean Giants series BBC | Valdez peninsula AUGUST 2010 This was an epic journey across the seven seas, where we came face to face with the most extraordinary whales and dolphins.   idier Noirot and Doug Allan shared with us some close...

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Antarctica | Cape Washington

Antarctica - Cape Washington MARS 2009 Lire plus dans : Mes meilleures expéditions ? Another mission to Antarctica Full report here. Penguins Photograph by Didier...

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Botswana | Giant crocodiles

Botswana, with giant crocodiles MARCH 2008 Lire plus dans : Mes meilleures expéditions ? Into the Dragon’s Lair - NHU Africa nimal Planet’s ‘Into the Dragon’s Lair’ follows Didier Noirot and Roger Horrocks as they penetrate the underwater lair of...

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Antarctica | Dumont d’Urville

Antarctica, Dumont d'Urville MARCH 2016 Lire plus dans : Mes meilleures expéditions ? To dive in Antarctica : what a dream ! Come back soon for the full story here... Seal Photograph by Didier...

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Pacific | Clipperton Expedition

Cipperton expedition DECEMBER 2005 Expédition Clipperton /Gédéon Programmes Jean Louis Étienne draws up the inventory of the living species around this remote atoll in the...

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The North Pole | Ultimate diving!

The North Pole, ultimate diving ! MARCH 2005 Lire plus dans : Mes meilleures expéditions ? A scuba dive under the ice of the North Pole ? Another great adventure to be read here, soon... North Pole Photographs...

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Sri Lanka | Spermwhales | the super pods

Spermwhales : the super pods in Sri Lanka MARCH 2017 We are on the field and waiting for the miracle... At the moment, very bad conditions with murky waters. But spermwhales are everywhere around us ! Keep in touch. "Stay...
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Cayman | Underwater traveling

Traveling in Cayman islands AUGUST 2014 It was the oportunity to get shots with the camera mounted on a tracking system. This equipment gave us excellent results with very steady shots for coral and tarpons hunting silverside fish in a cave. Fantastic shots ! In the...
Read More

Newfoundland | Cods and whales

Cods and whales in Newfoundland AUGUST 2014 Newfoundland is home of the Humpback whales in summer. The western North Atlantic population of whales comes here to feed on Capelin during their spawning season. Atlantic Cod join the feast and it looks that their...
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Costa Rica | Maurice Lacroix | Pontos Diver with sharks

Maurice Lacroix Pontos Diver with sharks MARCH 2013 It was in Costa Rica, for the shooting of a commercials... We shot this commercial at night in the middle of hundreds of sharks ! "At night in the middle of hundreds of...
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Monaco | Blue Ocean Film Festival

Monaco | Blue Ocean Film Festival OCTOBER 2013 On Sunday, September 29th, the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation, the Oceanographic Museum of Monaco and The BLUE Ocean Film Festival (BLUE) will host a special event. to commemorate the official announcement of their...
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Alaska | swimming with grizzly bears

Alaska. Swimming with grizzly bears OCTOBER 2013 "White Claws" is definitely our favourite bear. She dives quite frequently and she can stay underwater for around 20 seconds. 2013 was a very good year for salmon and more than a million came to the lake. ...
Read More

Fakarava | Sharks festival!

Fakarava | Sharks festival! MAY 2013 The last time I step foot on Fakarava Island was in 1987. This was during an expedition with Captain Cousteau. I came back last March, and to be honnest, nothing has changed. Abundant life still exists in the passes. The South one...
Read More

Malpelo | With de silky sharks

With the silky sharks of Malpelo MARCH 2013 For the second time, I embark on Inula, a pleasant but rustic catamaran owned by a very good Captain ( not a depressed one anymore ) Arvid! Arvid has two homes : one is the engine room on the port side and the other is the...
Read More

Rurutu | Humpback Whales

Humpback Whale MARCH 2009 Rurutu 2009. Yves Lefèvre (Raie Manta diving club) tells me. « Down below there is a cool whale, go now ! » So I asked to myself  what is a cool whale ? Simple answer, it is a whale that tolerates the presence of the divers. This whale is a...
Read More

Egypt | A unique Dolphin trip

A unique dolphin trip in Egypt MARCH 2016 Every year, we take a break from the cold of December to snorkel with the Dolphins in the Red Sea. This year we met a quite large group of Spinner Dolphins, but for some unknown reason, these guys don’t spin at all... They...
Read More

Fiji | Bull sharks

Bull sharks of Fijis SEPTEMBER 2012 Mike Neumann is definitely a personnage ! We could easily say LE Mike (he first called me LE Noirot !)  Obviously him and Roussi know the Bull Sharks. We were looking for a particular behaviour which didn’t happen yet as we were...
Read More

Florida and North Carolina | Diving the Gulf Stream

Florida and North Carolina JULY 2012 Have you ever done a drift drive ? If not, I suggest you try the Gulf Stream. Warm water and a mile underwater without kicking once… Jupiter Diving will take you to all the right spots. Nice Angel Fish on Scarface and a lot of...
Read More

Newfoundland | Cods

Cods of Newfoundland JUNE 2012 At the beginning of summer, huge shoals of Capelin come close to shore for a massive spawning. Cod feed on them while on the sand, Flounder eat the eggs. In the distance, Humpback Whales circle… The whale is coming Photographs DR "In the...
Read More

Bahamas | Lion fishes of San Salvador

Lion fishes of San Salvador JUIN 2012 This trip was dedicated to filming Lion Fish. Jérôme Segur from Zed Productions was making a film about them. In 1992 the first specimens were observed in the Caribean. We are still not sure how they came be be here it is hoped...
Read More

Egypt | A real desert!

Egypt DECEMBER 2011 A real desert... During the events in December 2011, Cairo was very quiet : No tourists anymore around pyramids... Gizeh Photographs...
Read More

Siberia | Lake Baikal

Baikal lake - Siberia FEBRUARY 2011 In the heart of Siberia When I first came to the Lake Baikal in 1997 during a Cousteau Expédition, I have promised myself to come back every year for 10 years. I came back only 9 ! I MUST come back. Under ice Photographs DR "Believe...
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Galapagos | Darwin & Wolf

Galapagos NOVEMBER 2010 Darwin & Wolf islands More soon... Iguanas Photographs DR "Darwin and Wolf Island are indeed the place to...
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Valdez peninsula | Ocean Giants series BBC

Ocean Giants series BBC | Valdez peninsula AUGUST 2010 This was an epic journey across the seven seas, where we came face to face with the most extraordinary whales and dolphins.   idier Noirot and Doug Allan shared with us some close...
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Iceland | Orcas

Orcas of Iceland JUNE 2010 First shots in Iceland The power of orcas... Silfra Photographs...
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Antarctica | Cape Washington

Antarctica - Cape Washington MARS 2009 Lire plus dans : Mes meilleures expéditions ? Another mission to Antarctica Full report here. Penguins Photograph by Didier...
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Botswana | Giant crocodiles

Botswana, with giant crocodiles MARCH 2008 Lire plus dans : Mes meilleures expéditions ? Into the Dragon’s Lair - NHU Africa nimal Planet’s ‘Into the Dragon’s Lair’ follows Didier Noirot and Roger Horrocks as they penetrate the underwater lair of...
Read More

Antarctica | Dumont d’Urville

Antarctica, Dumont d'Urville MARCH 2016 Lire plus dans : Mes meilleures expéditions ? To dive in Antarctica : what a dream ! Come back soon for the full story here... Seal Photograph by Didier...
Read More

Pacific | Clipperton Expedition

Cipperton expedition DECEMBER 2005 Expédition Clipperton /Gédéon Programmes Jean Louis Étienne draws up the inventory of the living species around this remote atoll in the...
Read More

The North Pole | Ultimate diving!

The North Pole, ultimate diving ! MARCH 2005 Lire plus dans : Mes meilleures expéditions ? A scuba dive under the ice of the North Pole ? Another great adventure to be read here, soon... North Pole Photographs...
Read More