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Underwater archaeology with AmbassaDiver Gemma Smith – Part 2

Underwater archaeology with AmbassaDiver Gemma Smith – Part 2

30 April, 2017 at 12:30 am Comments are Disabled

Continuing from part one, AmbassaDiver Gemma Smith explains her role in the underwater excavations of the famous Antikythera wreck… In 2012 a marine archaeologist from Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution in Massachusetts was granted permission by the Greek government to once again start underwater excavations on the Antikythera wreck. Alongside other […]

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Underwater archaeology with AmbassaDiver Gemma Smith – Part 1

Underwater archaeology with AmbassaDiver Gemma Smith – Part 1

25 April, 2017 at 12:30 am Comments are Disabled

In this two part blog AmbassaDiver Gemma Smith writes about getting involved in the mysterious world of underwater archaeology… Why Underwater Archaeology? There are many aspects of diving I love, and there are always new adventures to have and new places to see as a diver. This is one of […]

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A Guide to Freediving Equipment for Entry Level Freedivers

A Guide to Freediving Equipment for Entry Level Freedivers

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

Written by guest blogger and AmbassaDiver Akim Ladhari There’s a large range of equipment and brands entry level freedivers can use, depending on location and type of freediving to be practiced, but first let’s look at the difference between freediving and scuba diving equipment. Freediving equipment is usually designed to be very comfortable, streamlined […]

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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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AmbassaDiver Manuel Bustelo Combines Adventure and Sustainable Living

AmbassaDiver Manuel Bustelo Combines Adventure and Sustainable Living

9 February, 2017 at 12:10 am Comments are Disabled

PADI AmbassaDiver, Manuel Bustelo, recounts his early years on top of the Argentinian mountains to his eventual descent beneath the waves. Under doctors’ advice, my parents regularly brought me to the mountains during my childhood to alleviate the symptoms of asthma. Born in Mendoza, a city in the Argentinean Andes […]

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