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CAMERON RETURNS FROM BOTTOM OF SEA

March 26, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Director James Cameron has completed his solo dive to the bottom of the Mariana Trench, seven miles below the Pacific’s surface, bringing with him to the surface 3D footage taken by four video cameras mounted on his submersible vessel, the Deepsea Challenger. But, he indicated, there was little to film. “I just sat there looking […]

JAMES CAMERON LANDS AT BOTTOM OF DEEPEST ABYSS

March 25, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

Director James Cameron has arrived at the bottom of the Mariana Trench, seven miles below the ocean’s surface, the deepest place on Earth, National Geographic reported today (Sunday). He is the first person to attempt such a solo deep-sea voyage. Arriving at the bottom, he signaled “All systems OK” to his support crew at the […]

TO DIVE OR NOT TO DIVE? FOR CAMERON, IT’S BOTH

March 22, 2012 by · Leave a Comment 

On the same day that it was announced that James Cameron would be replaced by Martin Campbell as director of The Dive, reports emerged that Cameron was himself poised to embark on a dive of historic significance. The Titanic director, in a one-person submersible machine named the Mermaid Sapphire, is about to descend nearly seven […]

CAMERON HEADING FOR DEEPEST SPOT ON EARTH

January 18, 2011 by · Leave a Comment 

For his sequel to Avatar, James Cameron is building a submarine that will carry him and a crew to the bottom of the Mariana Trench, 35,800 feet below the surface of the Pacific ocean, the deepest spot on earth, Britain’s Guardian newspaper reported today (Tuesday). It said that the vessel is currently under construction in […]