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Build Your Own Scuba Story – Word Game!

Build Your Own Scuba Story – Word Game!

1 March, 2017 at 5:12 am Comments are Disabled

Grab a couple of friends and dive into your very own scuba adventure with the PADI Word Game! Step One: Fill in the blanks: Nearby Body of Water: _____________________. Adjective: _____________________. Long, Skinny Object: _____________________. Adjective: _____________________. Small Underwater Creature: _____________________. Body Part: _____________________. Mythical Sea Creature: _____________________. Body Part: _____________________. Noun: _____________________. Piece of Dive Gear: _____________________. Adjective: _____________________. […]

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PADI AmbassaDiver Birgitta Mueck Talks Wildlife Conservation and Underwater Filming

PADI AmbassaDiver Birgitta Mueck Talks Wildlife Conservation and Underwater Filming

1 March, 2017 at 12:30 am Comments are Disabled

Photo Boris Unger We caught up with PADI AmbassaDiver, Birgitta Mueck, to talk about her passion for wildlife conservation and her work with Crystal Water Film Production… What inspired you to take up underwater photography & videography? It all started with my early passion for the ocean and its many charming […]

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PADI AmbassaDiver Chris Middleton Needs Your Vote for the Soldiering On People’s Choice Award for 2017

PADI AmbassaDiver Chris Middleton Needs Your Vote for the Soldiering On People’s Choice Award for 2017

23 February, 2017 at 3:15 am Comments are Disabled

PADI AmbassaDiver and Armed Forces Veteran, Chris Middleton, is the very definition of ‘soldiering on’. In 2011 his life changed forever when he lost both of his legs whilst serving his country in Afghanistan’s Helmand Province. Despite suffering terrible injuries, Chris has challenged his disability head on with the help […]

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3 Ways to Teach Kids to Love the Water

3 Ways to Teach Kids to Love the Water

22 February, 2017 at 5:43 am Comments are Disabled

PADI AmbassaDiver Zac Araneta shares ways to get your kids involved with the underwater world while proving you don’t have to give up your sport to play the part of a parent. PADI Master Instructor Zac Araneta didn’t let the fact that he has three kids, Zachary, 20, Shadrach, 17, […]

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Sea Lions of Los Islotes: The Story Behind the New Limited Edition PADI Certification Card

Sea Lions of Los Islotes: The Story Behind the New Limited Edition PADI Certification Card

24 January, 2017 at 6:58 am Comments are Disabled

Written by Jennifer Small Underwater photographer, filmmaker and PADI Course Director Luke Inman opens up about his passion for diving, his connection with the Sea of Cortez, and his relationship with the sea lion that inspired PADI’s new limited-edition replacement certification card.   Of all of the places you have […]

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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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