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Miskito diver in an hyperbaric chamber

Freddy, a Miskito scubadiver is treated in Puerto Lempira's hyperbaric chamber, the only in the area. After 7 days of diving at 80 feet, he got struck by a paralysis of the lower body and it took him 4 days to reach the clinic. It's been his second major accident in 5 years.

TAGS: Diving, Honduras

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© Valerian Mazataud.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 03.2015
Total Views: 48
Filed Under: People
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Date Uploaded: Nov. 21, 2016, 6:04 p.m.
Camera Make: Canon
Camera Model: Canon EOS 5D
Focal Length: 40mm
Shutter Speed: 1/100
Aperture: f6.3
ISO: ISO1250
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