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Posts by Paul Marvin

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Topic: Backache
Paul Marvin

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 12/07/2019 22:30:59   Subject: Backache
Every time I enter a mine I think about how hard and incredibly tough it must have been on these people and even the children ! I get so pissed off hearing all the **** about " how difficult it is fo
Topic: Backache
Paul Marvin

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 10/07/2019 22:13:35   Subject: Backache
The main problem is my job and being self employed I have to work as there is no sick pay, no work no money ! My Dr says rest but thats easy to say when you are on a nice salary with benefits of sick
Topic: Backache
Paul Marvin

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 10/07/2019 20:57:48   Subject: Backache
both my shoulders are soft tissue so I will book a consultation as most but not all have said it has helped. To be honest I will try anything to try and reduce the constant bloody pain !
Topic: Backache
Paul Marvin

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 09/07/2019 22:08:41   Subject: Backache
have any of you guys got any experience with acupuncture ? ie had any treatment
Topic: Wich Camera to Buy? Underground and very UMIDITY conditions
Paul Marvin

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 02/07/2019 16:11:40   Subject: Wich Camera to Buy? Underground and very UMIDITY conditions
Roy very clever you have almost got it 100% it took us ages to get it right, yes that particular images was lit with just one video light albeit a nice colour temp one 4750 kelvins. what we do do is I
Topic: Wich Camera to Buy? Underground and very UMIDITY conditions
Paul Marvin

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 01/07/2019 21:35:12   Subject: Wich Camera to Buy? Underground and very UMIDITY conditions
Still a cool shot though ! brave man I darent post a cave shot, I know the reaction I got when I mentioned a cave video ;( ;(;(
Topic: Wich Camera to Buy? Underground and very UMIDITY conditions
Paul Marvin

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 01/07/2019 17:23:46   Subject: Wich Camera to Buy? Underground and very UMIDITY conditions
look like you are having a pee :lol:
Topic: Wich Camera to Buy? Underground and very UMIDITY conditions
Paul Marvin

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 01/07/2019 16:39:51   Subject: Wich Camera to Buy? Underground and very UMIDITY conditions
Here we go Roy

This is my wife Sue who I iluminate with a quick waff of my video light , then she walks back out of the image and behind the camera being VERY careful not to trip , then I t
Topic: Wich Camera to Buy? Underground and very UMIDITY conditions
Paul Marvin

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 01/07/2019 12:17:38   Subject: Wich Camera to Buy? Underground and very UMIDITY conditions
[quote="royfellows"]I might get one of the TG5s and have a play with it.
Like: the live composite mode, big sensor, self timer delays
Dislike: No viewfinder, 12 MP only.

General.
Topic: Wich Camera to Buy? Underground and very UMIDITY conditions
Paul Marvin

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 01/07/2019 08:23:57   Subject: Wich Camera to Buy? Underground and very UMIDITY conditions
[quote="rikj"][quote="royfellows"]
Is there a good in depth article about it anywhere that you could link to please?[/quote]

These don't specifically reference the TG4, but if the Live
Topic: Wich Camera to Buy? Underground and very UMIDITY conditions
Paul Marvin

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 30/06/2019 21:28:18   Subject: Wich Camera to Buy? Underground and very UMIDITY conditions
The difference with live composite Roy is it only records newer brighter light so it eliminates the problems ( I come from a film background ) of the over exposing, you can literally walk around all o
Topic: Wich Camera to Buy? Underground and very UMIDITY conditions
Paul Marvin

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 30/06/2019 19:57:25   Subject: Wich Camera to Buy? Underground and very UMIDITY conditions
". The frustrations are its tendency to insist on doing what ‘it’ wants to- there not being a manual option, the firmware being too imposing and the composite mode having to be properly understood fo
Topic: Wich Camera to Buy? Underground and very UMIDITY conditions
Paul Marvin

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 27/06/2019 11:59:56   Subject: Wich Camera to Buy? Underground and very UMIDITY conditions
Exactly thats why I opted for the TG4, the 5 had nothing extra to offer apart from being more complicated to operate , and they have made it now so you have to buy another underwater housing ( if div
Topic: Wich Camera to Buy? Underground and very UMIDITY conditions
Paul Marvin

Forum: Underground Photography & Video   Posted: 26/06/2019 11:51:23   Subject: Wich Camera to Buy? Underground and very UMIDITY conditions
I use the Olympus TG4 both diving and also for cave photos. Suites my needs very well

What the Olympus has what none of the others have is the light composite mode which is patented to Olym
Topic: Backache
Paul Marvin

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 25/06/2019 18:50:19   Subject: Backache
yep how ever delivered it would give somebody a nasty surprise ;(
Topic: Backache
Paul Marvin

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 25/06/2019 16:42:37   Subject: Backache
That's interesting to know as my Naproxen aren't touching anything now , has you doc advised something to protect your stomach like Ranitidine or Omeprazole ?
Topic: Backache
Paul Marvin

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 25/06/2019 16:28:16   Subject: Backache
Wise words buddy wise words !!

Roy have you tried "planking" also a good posture and ab exercise
Topic: Backache
Paul Marvin

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 25/06/2019 16:26:20   Subject: Backache
[quote="Mr Mike"]You sound like Mr. Miyagi Roy.

Having lower back issues from bulging discs, exercise is key to strenghting that area.

I pretty much do religiouly twice a day a s
Topic: Backache
Paul Marvin

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 25/06/2019 12:26:13   Subject: Backache
[quote="sinker"]Am currently suffering with backache, which is the result of this a few years ago:

[link]101731[linkphoto]101731[/linkphoto][/link]

It's been killing me for over
Topic: Backache
Paul Marvin

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 25/06/2019 12:16:30   Subject: Backache


Totally agree Roy believe me I do a lot of movement and exercises on both shoulders and yes it hurts like hell to try and help myself. My wife works for the NHS and they have a saying when
Topic: Backache
Paul Marvin

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 24/06/2019 22:11:44   Subject: Backache
I am struggling a lot with them buddy and the pain is at times unbearable. Right one I did a year ago and the left four years ago, still give me a lot of jip now !
Topic: Backache
Paul Marvin

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 24/06/2019 22:06:43   Subject: Backache
Roy have you got any magic to repair ruptured and total detachment of Supraspinatus tendons in both shoulders ???
Topic: Dinas Silica Mine Video NOT Underwater
Paul Marvin

Forum: South Wales   Posted: 24/06/2019 22:02:05   Subject: Dinas Silica Mine Video NOT Underwater
Why Roy after all you own the place ?
Topic: Cumbria
Paul Marvin

Forum: North West England   Posted: 11/06/2019 16:43:59   Subject: Cumbria
Mmm I think we need a guide from somebody if in the area, if anybody is interested in a meet up and trip let me know ? we will be up there 6th July until 11th.
Topic: Cumbria
Paul Marvin

Forum: North West England   Posted: 10/06/2019 21:40:11   Subject: Cumbria
Hi Pete

Level of competence pretty high mate but unfortunately having to do watered down stuff at the moment due to a bad shoulder injury >:(
Topic: Cumbria
Paul Marvin

Forum: North West England   Posted: 10/06/2019 18:54:40   Subject: Cumbria
Hi Guys

We are coming up in a few weeks and looking for some trip ideas where we haven't been , we have explored coniston hospital level and tilberthwaite any suggestions of others ,and i
Topic: Dinas Silica Mine Video NOT Underwater
Paul Marvin

Forum: South Wales   Posted: 03/06/2019 08:18:18   Subject: Dinas Silica Mine Video NOT Underwater
Thanks Roy !

Its just a pity I couldn't film in HD I was running out of card space so I had to step down the resolution. We like this place :thumbsup:
Topic: Dinas Silica Mine Video NOT Underwater
Paul Marvin

Forum: South Wales   Posted: 01/06/2019 18:13:45   Subject: Dinas Silica Mine Video NOT Underwater
https://youtu.be/P2r26p_YMHs
Topic: Caving Videos ?
Paul Marvin

Forum: South Wales   Posted: 25/04/2019 22:12:07   Subject: Caving Videos ?
[quote="ttxela"]Hello John

I often think it would be nice to do that, however in many cases that would give the game away regarding the location of the site and possibly vulnerable artifact
Topic: Caving Videos ?
Paul Marvin

Forum: South Wales   Posted: 25/04/2019 22:08:56   Subject: Caving Videos ?
[quote="Peter Burgess"]Is there any reason why not to post on UKCaving?[/quote]

I hate that forum to many bun fights
Topic: Caving Videos ?
Paul Marvin

Forum: South Wales   Posted: 25/04/2019 17:14:10   Subject: Caving Videos ?
will see what others say
Topic: Caving Videos ?
Paul Marvin

Forum: South Wales   Posted: 25/04/2019 11:53:59   Subject: Caving Videos ?
Yes or No Guys ? I know there are some sensitive members on here !

Paul
Topic: Diving Dinas Mine
Paul Marvin

Forum: South Wales   Posted: 24/04/2019 16:18:16   Subject: Diving Dinas Mine
That dive goes to the bottom of the incline @ 24 Mts (78 feet ) the stack of sleepers very similar to the ones above the water are almost at the bottom, then just after that bit on the video you can j
Topic: Diving Dinas Mine
Paul Marvin

Forum: South Wales   Posted: 23/04/2019 21:14:25   Subject: Diving Dinas Mine
Thanks guys !
Topic: Diving Dinas Mine
Paul Marvin

Forum: South Wales   Posted: 19/04/2019 17:23:52   Subject: Diving Dinas Mine
Fluffed a bit here guys camera not set on 1080 HD but still gives a good account as to whats under the water in here


https://youtu.be/2MPx2E5pZr0
Topic: Holme Bank/Holme Hall Mine
Paul Marvin

Forum: Exploration Chat   Posted: 18/04/2019 22:27:53   Subject: Holme Bank/Holme Hall Mine
[quote="nwminer"]Pete, thanks for the information. Sinker, yes see you in Wales in late May.[/quote]

Great guy Mr Sinker is he knows his north wales stuff

:thumbsup:
Topic: Holme Bank Video
Paul Marvin

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 08/04/2019 21:30:36   Subject: Holme Bank Video
wow did you work in there ? have a look at the underwater ones we have done in there , they may interest you ?
Topic: Holme Bank Video
Paul Marvin

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 08/04/2019 17:18:52   Subject: Holme Bank Video
This charming mine has a special place in my heart we have been visiting here for many many years, lots of artifacts, quite long guys at 27 mins but I couldn't edit it down and do the place justice an
Topic: Any cave divers in South Wales?
Paul Marvin

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 28/03/2019 21:25:46   Subject: Any cave divers in South Wales?
[quote="rufenig"][b]This man's garden has turned into a sulphurous spring and he's trying to find out why[/b]


https://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/wales-news/swimming-pool-ystalyfera-wa
Topic: Hendr Spa Mine Video
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 28/03/2019 18:00:11   Subject: Hendr Spa Mine Video
A good area to be looking around within easy reach of a LOT of mines in North Wales would be around LLanrwst you are within striking distance of a LOT of world class mines , we personally stop in a be
Topic: Hendr Spa Mine Video
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 20/03/2019 12:07:28   Subject: Hendr Spa Mine Video
cheers buddy its not to far away either for us :thumbsup:
Topic: Hendr Spa Mine Video
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 19/03/2019 16:36:42   Subject: Hendr Spa Mine Video
No buddy but would be interested in an appraisal and suitability
Topic: Hendr Spa Mine Video
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 18/03/2019 16:30:59   Subject: Hendr Spa Mine Video
Thank you sir pleased that you enjoyed it, it was a great trip on Xmas morning followed by a nice dog walk in the woods over the road and then back to Rowen where we stop for a lovely Xmas dinner. Its
Topic: Hendr Spa Mine Video
Paul Marvin

Forum: North Wales   Posted: 16/03/2019 22:03:27   Subject: Hendr Spa Mine Video
This is a great trip especially the ladder lovers in the community


https://youtu.be/2Jkxtn0MjHo

This is the forth video from four guys all shot in a very very busy week ov
Topic: Minllyn Video
Paul Marvin

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 01/03/2019 18:49:40   Subject: Minllyn Video
Great mine to explore guys for those that haven't been in there yet.


https://youtu.be/U3Vt6q2a_HQ
Topic: Mine Dive Video
Paul Marvin

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 10/02/2019 17:12:17   Subject: Mine Dive Video
[quote="sinker"]Great stuff as usual, nice that someone is prepared to put in the effort to do this stuff. Keep them coming. :thumbsup:[/quote]

Thanks guys there is indeed a lot goes in to
Topic: Mine Dive Video
Paul Marvin

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 09/02/2019 17:22:25   Subject: Mine Dive Video
Thanks guys :thumbup:
Topic: Masson Video
Paul Marvin

Forum: Midlands   Posted: 08/02/2019 18:42:56   Subject: Masson Video
Pete I dont think our videos are contributing to anything only a little bit of enjoyment for people to view that are interested in caving/mine exploration ,diving and cave diving , what would be the p
Topic: FOUND: Gopro Black 7 on Snakes and Ladders
Paul Marvin

Forum: General Chat   Posted: 05/02/2019 18:02:08   Subject: FOUND: Gopro Black 7 on Snakes and Ladders
Are there any drone forums this could go on ?
Topic: Mine Dive Video
Paul Marvin

Forum: Mid Wales   Posted: 03/02/2019 18:06:19   Subject: Mine Dive Video
Some of you guys may have seen a version of this but since first edit, my skills have improved somewhat so I have re edited and posted .

hope you enjoy

https://youtu.be/Cw1BlNT
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