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The Unsung Pioneers of Diving – Part 1

The Unsung Pioneers of Diving – Part 1

17 November, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

Written by PADI AmbassaDiver, Gemma Smith With technology in diving constantly evolving, and the boundaries of what is possible continually being pushed, it is sometimes easy to forget those pioneers of diving, who paved the way for so much of what we do now. Whether it was a woman determined […]

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My PADI Story: PADI Master Instructor Grazia Palmisano

My PADI Story: PADI Master Instructor Grazia Palmisano

3 November, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

We are big believers in the healing power of scuba diving, so when we found out about Grazia’s My PADI story we knew we had to share it with you… How did you get into scuba diving? I started diving when I was 23 years old. I grew up far […]

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Deptherapy with Dr. Richard Cullen

Deptherapy with Dr. Richard Cullen

21 August, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

What is it that Deptherapy does? Deptherapy & Deptherapy Education is an English Charity, registered with the Charity Commission of England and Wales. It is staffed exclusively by volunteers, with some of our team putting in 40 hours a week. There are two distinct areas of work: Deptherapy where we […]

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Mike Coots’ Top 5 Tips for Shark Photography

Mike Coots’ Top 5 Tips for Shark Photography

2 August, 2017 at 5:03 am Comments are Disabled

When it comes to getting the perfect shot, there’s not doubt that patience and experience go a long way. However, when your subject is one of the top apex predators on the planet, it’s helpful to know a few more tips and tricks. Shark-bite survivor, shark advocate, surfer, and photographer […]

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5 Dive Industry Leading Ladies on the Women Who Inspire Them

5 Dive Industry Leading Ladies on the Women Who Inspire Them

18 July, 2017 at 5:20 am Comments are Disabled

PADI Open Water Scuba Instructor and guest blogger, Brooke Morton reached out to five leading women in diving to hear about the inspiring female role models that influenced them to become the game changers they are today. Jillian Morris– Shark Researcher and Founder of Sharks 4 Kids “My scuba hero […]

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Close Focus: The Manta Ray World by Night

Close Focus: The Manta Ray World by Night

12 July, 2017 at 8:01 am Comments are Disabled

Written by Douglas Seifert, World Editor, DIVE Magazine Making compelling, interesting and/or beautiful images of natural history subjects is challenging at the best of times; making those images in the ocean environment takes the process to an entirely different level. It requires preparedness, patience, determination, planning, some degree of luck, […]

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