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Posted By Dave on July 8th, 2014

http://www.biginjapan.co/biginjapan/getting-healthy-in-leeds-with-v-physique-body-by-design/

Those who have known me a while will know that I just about kept my body shape in control (mainly in Okinawa through sweating generally due to the heat and humidity) or because of walking so much with my car dying.  It definitely wasn’t due to exercise though!  But after a couple of months of being back in England […]

 

Archive for October, 2006

Underwater photos of the USS Emmons

Posted By Dave on October 3rd, 2006

http://www.biginjapan.co/biginjapan/underwater-photos-of-the-uss-emmons/

Well, as promised, here are a few photos of the USS Emmons that I took last weekend.  The destroyer/minesweeper was sunk in the Battle of Okinawa during WWII in 1945.  I added a sepia effect to give a couple of shots a vintage look, and considering I’m still an amateur at photo editing, I’m very pleased with the results.  If you have any thoughts on how I can improve things, let me know.

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