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10 Photos That Will Make You Want to Dive Tiger Beach in the Bahamas

10 Photos That Will Make You Want to Dive Tiger Beach in the Bahamas

7 August, 2017 at 8:14 am Comments are Disabled

Located in the Bahamas, Tiger Beach is one of the few locations in the world where you can dive specifically with Tiger Sharks in unmatched visibility. The crystal clear water is warm all year long, and is home to Tiger Sharks, Lemon Sharks, and Reef Sharks. Divers often describe their […]

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PADI AmbassaDiver, Manuel Bustelo on Shark Diving Tourism

PADI AmbassaDiver, Manuel Bustelo on Shark Diving Tourism

28 July, 2017 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

I was aware that in the Bahamas and elsewhere, bait is used to attract sharks to groups of divers in controversial “shark feedings”. When I arrived in Roatan, I heard that Sergio from Roatan Marine Life was running shark diving of this type. I found that shark week was the ideal moment […]

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PADI AmbassaDiver Jillian Morris Dives with Shark Attack Survivor

PADI AmbassaDiver Jillian Morris Dives with Shark Attack Survivor

27 July, 2017 at 5:02 am Comments are Disabled

PADI AmbassaDiverTM Jillian Morris has dedicated her life to promoting and protecting sharks. After snorkeling with a nurse shark as a child, Jillian was inspired to learn more about the ocean and the sharks who live there. She studied behavioral biology and eventually became a PADI Divemaster and led shark-focused […]

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Shark Attack Survivor and Shark Advocate Mike Coots

Shark Attack Survivor and Shark Advocate Mike Coots

24 July, 2017 at 3:14 pm Comments are Disabled

When Mike Coots was 18, he was attacked by a tiger shark while bodyboarding off the coast of Kauai. He lost most of his right leg, and nearly lost his life. An average person might decide to avoid the ocean, and renounce all sharks as bloodthirsty man-eaters, but Mike Coots […]

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Diving with Blue Marlin and Oceanic Whitetip Sharks

Diving with Blue Marlin and Oceanic Whitetip Sharks

30 May, 2017 at 5:03 am Comments are Disabled

Written by PADI AmbassaDiver Gerardo del Villar   I have been photographing sharks for more than 10 years, and without a doubt, Oceanic Whitetip Sharks have the strongest personality of all the sharks I have ever interacted with.  During the months of May and April, these powerful sharks arrive in […]

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5 Destinations Worth Getting PADI Certified

5 Destinations Worth Getting PADI Certified

28 February, 2017 at 5:00 am Comments are Disabled

So if you earn your PADI Open Water Diver certification, where can you use it? Everywhere. Start with these beautiful destinations: Bonaire The reefs off this Dutch island continually rank among the Caribbean’s best for species diversity, which means you’ll encounter more varieties of fish on one dive here than […]

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