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Ed McNichol Deep Sea Bios


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30+ yrs of global experience with specific expertise designing, building & operating shipboard video systems that support deep-sea research using ROVs

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Ed McNichol is an Expedition Video Systems Specialist with 30+ years of global video expertise.

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Ed McNichol is a communications professional with 30+ years of global video expertise. He is an avid scuba diver based in Seattle. He combines both interests through his work supporting deep sea research and exploration using ROVs. He has served as Video Systems Specialist and Mission Photographer on numerous expeditions.


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Ed McNichol is a communications professional with 30+ years of global video expertise. He is an avid scuba diver and Divemaster based in Seattle. He combines both of these interests through his work designing, building and operating sophisticated shipboard video systems that support deep sea research and exploration using Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROVs). He has served as Video Systems Specialist and Mission Photographer on more than a dozen international expeditions.


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Ed McNichol is a communications technology professional with 30+ years of global video expertise. He is an avid scuba diver and Divemaster based in Seattle. He combines both interests through his work supporting deep sea research and exploration using ROVs. He has served as Video Systems Specialist and Mission Photographer on numerous international expeditions. This often includes the recording and archiving of high-definition video, producing live satellite streaming with interactive webcasts and video production services.


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Ed McNichol is a communications professional with 30+ years of global video expertise. He is an avid scuba diver and Divemaster based in Seattle. He combines both interests through his work supporting deep sea research and exploration using Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROVs). He has served as Expedition Video Systems Specialist and Mission Photographer on more than a dozen international missions. His specialties include designing, building and operating sophisticated shipboard systems in a mobile form factor. These systems perform mission critical functions, including recording and archiving of video with embedded metadata, live satellite streaming with interactive webcasts and video production services.


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Ed McNichol is a communications technology professional with 30+ years of global video expertise. He is an avid scuba diver and Divemaster based in Seattle. He combines both of these interests through his work supporting deep sea research and exploration using Remotely Operated Vehicles (ROVs). He has served as an onboard Expedition Video Systems Specialist and Mission Photographer on more than a dozen international missions working with seven different vehicles. His specialties include designing, building and operating sophisticated shipboard video systems in a mobile form factor. These systems perform a multitude of mission critical functions, including recording and archiving of high-definition video with embedded metadata, producing live satellite streaming with interactive webcasts and video production services. He also has experience in best practices for digital asset management and protection, as well as event logging. He enjoys capturing dynamic still photos that feature shipboard mission operations while including rich metadata.


Ed McNichol Deep Sea Photos

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Photo by Françoise Gervais




Deep Sea Photo

Photo by Françoise Gervais



Deep Sea Photo

Photo by Françoise Gervais