The giant Salmonflies of the Western mountains are legendary for their proclivity to elicit consistent dry-fly action and ferocious strikes.
It's one thing to fall when the water's up to your chest and off-color, but he took this dive in crystal-clear, knee-deep water... that was about 31 degrees. No way to explain that one without invoking the supernatural, and I made sure to tell him so.
There have been subsequent soakings of his phone I'll spare you, but one more incident bears mentioning.
By the way, for those suffering with cameras, buy one of the fully waterproof, underwater-picture-capable Pentaxes!
Specifically, which Sony camera are you talking about? Someone I know is rather tough on equipment, and this sounds like a good device for me, er, him.