Sunday, September 9, 2012

"Nature Might Stand Up And Say To All This World, THIS WAS A MAN."

"The other blokes spent their money on girls and cars and beer. I spent my money on cameras and lenses.” - Ron Taylor
We learned the sad news this morning that the great diving legend, Ron Taylor, has passed away. Sad news, indeed. Ron was my boyhood hero and his work an inspiration. A class act when I one day had the occasion to meet him and briefly chat about our local six gill sharks. Our deepest sympathy to his lovely wife, Valerie, and all those who knew and loved "the Shark Man."
Douglas David Seifert, World Editor, DIVE Magazine has posted an eloquent eulogy for Ron Taylor at the WETPIXEL website. Here is a link to this fine piece: