Category Archives: Underwater Photography

The Maldives: A Garland of Islands in the Indian Ocean

The Maldives: A Garland of Islands In The Indian Ocean.    Nowhere else in the world can you find such a spectacular creation of coral and white sandy beaches rising just above the current sea level. Twenty six atolls and … Continue reading

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Frogfish, The Overlooked Camouflage Artist

The Frog Fish Nature’s Most Overlooked Camouflage Artist    There are over 48 species of frogfish, but few divers ever see them. In fact, most divers can’t see these cryptic colored critters until they are pointed out by a local … Continue reading

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Cebu and the Visayas Islands

Cebu and the Visayas Islands The Heartland of The Philippines.     Magellan had no idea how good the scuba diving in this part of the world was, but in 1521 when Spain was big time in to colonizing the world, … Continue reading

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130 Years Closer to a Cover Shot

130 Years and Closer to a Cover Shot. A History of Underwater Photography Since 1893, when Louis Boutan first used a surface supplied hardhat to take photos underwater, divers have circled the globe to get an ever-elusive cover shot. The … Continue reading

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The Galapagos Islands: A Natural Selection for Divers

The Galapagos Islands A Natural Selection for Divers    There are thousands of islands around the world where fish are plentiful, birds fill the trees, and volcanoes are still active, but there is only one group of islands that has … Continue reading

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Scuba Diving Is Transformational

Scuba Diving Is Transformational! Has scuba diving changed your life? A recently released 2016 research study conducted by researchers at East Carolina University working with Outside Magazine showed the motivation for adventure travelers has changed from a former study completed … Continue reading

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Tobago. The Less Known Dive Vacation Island

Tobago Drifting Along with Macros and Pelagics    From the smallest seahorse to an abundance of majestic sized mantas to gigantic groupers to perhaps the world’s largest brain coral, Tobago has something to offer just about every diver. It’s not … Continue reading

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Belize and Un-Belizable Diving and Adventure!

Belize and Un-Belizable Diving and Adventure!     Who would have thought that you have to go to Central America to a small English speaking country to truly encounter the second largest Great Barrier Reef in the world? There are three … Continue reading

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Thailand’s Amazing Andaman Sea

Thailand’s Amazing Andaman Sea    You probably already have a good idea what Thailand is like. You may not know it, but over eighty films have been shot in Thailand, so if you’ve seen The Man with the Golden Gun, … Continue reading

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A Short DEMA Show Gear Review

What’s New in Dive Gear?  A Short Review of Unique New Equipment!   Every year we can’t wait to go to the Dive Equipment and Marketing Association (DEMA) Show, the dive industry’s premier trade exhibition. Sure, it’s a time to … Continue reading

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