I'm an avid scuba diver. Ever the domain of the wealthy, scuba diving required both access to the ocean and a shite ton of money for travel & equipment. Not really having any of it, this awesome hobby just kinda passed me by.
Maximus - ‘Taken from the catacombs of Rome in the century, the relics of twelve martyred saints were then attired in the regalia of the period before being interred in a remote church on the German/Czech border.’ - Immortal, Toby de Silva via
NADAR: SELF-PORTRAIT IN PARIS CATACOMBS, 1861 Nadar took the first photograph with artificial light in Paris catacombs and sewers using electrical lights. These photos were published in Le Paris Souterrain de Félix Nadar,