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Interview with David Valencia, Underwater Photographer and PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer

Interview with David Valencia, Underwater Photographer and PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer

20 November, 2015 at 7:58 am Comments are Disabled

  “It’s the mystery, magic, beauty and abundance of life that draws us to the ocean. May these images beyond the ‘blue door’ expand your ocean awareness and inspire you to find your connection with it.” – David Valencia   PADI Master Scuba Diver Trainer and underwater photographer David Valencia has […]

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Blue Water Series: The Dive Behind the Photo – Part 3

Blue Water Series: The Dive Behind the Photo – Part 3

5 November, 2015 at 2:27 pm Comments are Disabled

Schooling Jacks by David Valencia “Cabo Pulmo is a National Marine Park located some 70 miles NE of Cabo San Lucas, Mexico. This place has become a source of pride for the small Cabo Pulmo community – and all of Mexico. It was not long ago that the community of […]

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6 Dive Sites That Will Give You Goosebumps

6 Dive Sites That Will Give You Goosebumps

29 October, 2015 at 1:17 pm Comments are Disabled

Guest post by Emily Krak From eerie shipwrecks to underwater cemeteries, here are six spooky dive sites that will give you the creeps. Truk Lagoon, Micronesia If you are looking for a thrill-seeking adventure, visit the ghost fleet of Truk Lagoon, also known as Chuuk. With more than 50 major […]

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“What’s Your #myPADI Story?” Contest Winners Announced

“What’s Your #myPADI Story?” Contest Winners Announced

29 October, 2015 at 9:49 am Comments are Disabled

From underwater weddings to first dive experiences and expressions of gratitude toward PADI instructors, we received hundreds of uplifting and inspiring submissions to our “What’s Your #myPADI Story?” contest. Thank you to all who entered! It was no easy task choosing our three winners, but we hope these diverse accounts of what it means […]

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An Interview with Daniel Cotgrave, PADI Rescue Diver

An Interview with Daniel Cotgrave, PADI Rescue Diver

28 October, 2015 at 2:32 am Comments are Disabled

PADI recently interviewed Daniel Cotgrave, from Spain, who completed his PADI Rescue Diver course this summer. Read on to hear more about his experience of the course and why he would recommend it to other divers.

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My PADI Interview: Jennifer Idol

My PADI Interview: Jennifer Idol

7 October, 2015 at 12:28 pm Comments are Disabled

“The direction of my career developed through PADI. Professionally, I was a graphic designer and photographer while I developed my scuba skills through continuing education. Taking ongoing classes helped me be a part of a community of like-minded divers who put safety first and had fun all the while.” Inspiration […]

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