Drew Schneier


Recent blog posts written by Drew Schneier

Go Behind the Scenes of an Underwater Commercial Shoot

Go Behind the Scenes of an Underwater Commercial Shoot

15 March, 2016 at 11:53 am Comments are Disabled

World Surf League – Chaos Theory – Making Of Scenes from Eskimo on Vimeo. Bill Swano is a PADI diver who often uses his scuba skills for his job as an Art Director for television. He specializes in adventure travel, competition reality TV as well as commercials and event design. […]

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The Dive Behind the Photo: Sophie Hart

The Dive Behind the Photo: Sophie Hart

14 March, 2016 at 7:52 am Comments are Disabled

This beautiful image from photographer and PADI Divemaster Sophie Hart is featured on the 2016 PADI Diving Society membership cards. We sat down with Sophie as she described the dive behind the shot, as well as some other insights into her budding career as an underwater photographer. When did you become a […]

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Visit the PADI Booth at Beneath the Sea 2016

Visit the PADI Booth at Beneath the Sea 2016

10 March, 2016 at 8:30 am Comments are Disabled

This April, join PADI staff at Beneath the Sea in Secaucus, New Jersey, USA. The 40th edition of the show will feature educational seminars and workshops, contests, and a weekend film festival– all in addition to an exhibition floor with the latest dive gear and travel information. Beneath the Sea offers […]

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PADI Women’s Dive Day 2016: Plan to Participate!

PADI Women’s Dive Day 2016: Plan to Participate!

3 March, 2016 at 2:10 pm Comments are Disabled

By Jo Walters Excitement reigns as preparations are underway for PADI Women’s Dive Day 2016, PADI’s second annual celebration of women in diving, taking place on 16 July 2016. This event recognize women’s contributions to diving throughout history and provides special opportunities for more women to enter the sport of […]

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Family Ties: A My PADI Story

Family Ties: A My PADI Story

25 February, 2016 at 10:13 am Comments are Disabled

Words and photos by Rainer Jenss, PADI Open Water Diver and President & Founder of Family Travel Association. My wife and I became PADI certified in the summer of 1993, right before our wedding day.  Why?  Because we wanted to go scuba diving during our honeymoon, which took us to […]

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Protecting the Galapagos: Roberto Ochoa and the Pristine Seas Project

Protecting the Galapagos: Roberto Ochoa and the Pristine Seas Project

23 February, 2016 at 11:08 am Comments are Disabled

Roberto Ochoa is a PADI Divemaster and Ecuadorian marine wildlife videographer committed to the protection and preservation of the ocean environment and all marine life. Recently, he has been working with the National Geographic Pristine Seas project, launched in 2008 by National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence Dr. Enric Sala to “find, survey, and help […]

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