Posts Tagged ‘drowning’

Widow of Underwater Photog Wes Skiles Blames His Drowning on Defective Gear

Posted by on Thursday August 2, 2012 | Obituary, Photojournalism

UPDATE: On Friday, May 20, 2016, a Palm Beach County jury has cleared diving equipment manufacturer Lamartek of wrongdoing in the 2010 drowning death of Wes Skiles, a renowned underwater photographer and cameraman, reports the Palm Beach Post. Jurors found that Lamartek, which is also known as Dive Rite, was not responsible for Wes Skiles’s... More