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Subject:  Re: How to save a drowned camera Date:  7/28/2008  3:59 PM
Author:  Watty56 Number:  15303 of 22421

That reminds me of an old story, at best this is probably more of urban legend than a true story;

A young photographer gets a job as an assistant with a well known photographer on a big wilderness trip.

While they are on a river a large camera bag with expensive equipment falls overboard into the churning water.

The assistant jumps overboard to retrieve the bag and with much difficulty he gets it and is swimming back to the boat where the veteran photographer is hold the boat