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What to Do When Someone Points a Camera at You Underwater

What to Do When Someone Points a Camera at You Underwater

16 January, 2017 at 5:02 am Comments are Disabled

A quick search for “underwater video tips” delivers a lot of great information. But what about when you’re on the other side of the lens? What do you do when another diver points a camera at you? Go for the classic “I’m okay” or something more original? Here are a […]

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Behind-the-Scenes with PADI Women in La Paz, Mexico

Behind-the-Scenes with PADI Women in La Paz, Mexico

11 January, 2017 at 5:01 am Comments are Disabled

One of our favorite recent photo shoots was in La Paz, Mexico, where we had the honor of filming some of the most inspirational women in diving. PADI Divers Afelandra Gonzalez, Andrea Asúnsolo Rivera, Morgane Sanchez, Gemma Smith, Sarah Jarrett, and Rocio Gajon, joined us to explore the beautiful Sea of Cortez. From sea […]

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4 New Year’s Resolutions for Scuba Divers

4 New Year’s Resolutions for Scuba Divers

4 January, 2017 at 9:05 am Comments are Disabled

Year after year, the most common New Year’s resolutions are: ❏ Enjoy life to the fullest ❏ Lose weight ❏ Spend more time with family and friends If you’re a scuba diver, go ahead and check all those boxes. Diving by its very nature helps you be more active, spend […]

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Top Diving Photos of 2016 from Instagram

Top Diving Photos of 2016 from Instagram

1 January, 2017 at 5:26 am Comments are Disabled

2016 was a great year for diving. We loved getting to see and share our follower’s favorite photos. For anyone who hasn’t already seen them, we recommend you make your day better by checking out our Instagram at @paditv or searching the hashtag #PADI to see some truly amazing photos from […]

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5 Environmentally-Unfriendly Gifts You Should Never Give

5 Environmentally-Unfriendly Gifts You Should Never Give

22 December, 2016 at 12:30 am Comments are Disabled

What do diet books, cologne and coral jewelry have in common? They’re all terrible gift ideas for the environment. Read on to learn about environmentally-unfriendly gifts to avoid, and discover better, eco-friendly gift options. Coral jewelry or other products made from ocean creatures According to NOAA, demand for coral jewelry […]

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Scuba Diving Gift Ideas for Kids

Scuba Diving Gift Ideas for Kids

20 December, 2016 at 11:28 am Comments are Disabled

What kid doesn’t wish for a superpower like breathing underwater? You can be the super relative or friend to grant that wish!  Children as young as ten can enroll in a Junior Open Water Diver course, and kids eight and older can participate in a Bubblemaker or Seal Team pool […]

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