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Sardines, South Africa and the Shark Warrior – The Story Behind the Shot

Sardines, South Africa and the Shark Warrior – The Story Behind the Shot

7 March, 2018 at 12:26 am Comments are Disabled

PADI AmbassaDiver™ Lesley Rochat, aka The Shark Warrior, wears many hats in her quest to help save our oceans, she is a marine and shark conservationist, founder of the non-profit organization, AfriOceans, an environmental photojournalist, underwater photographer and videographer, keynote speaker, activist, PADI Divemaster, and photographic teacher and expedition leader […]

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Introducing PADI AmbassaDiver Lesley Rochat

Introducing PADI AmbassaDiver Lesley Rochat

3 March, 2018 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

Ocean Ambassador, photojournalist, CEO and PADI Divemaster are just a few of the many titles worn by our newest PADI AmbassaDiver™ Lesley Rochat. We wanted to delve deeper into her life and find out what drives her and how she remains inspired to do so much great work for the protection […]

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How the Positive Effects of Scuba Diving Don’t Just Stop with the Diver

How the Positive Effects of Scuba Diving Don’t Just Stop with the Diver

26 January, 2018 at 1:04 am Comments are Disabled

Before veteran Michael was introduced to Deptheraphy and found release under the water through scuba diving his and wife, Charlotte’s lives were very different. We spoke to them to find out how diving affected Michael’s mental heath and in turn affected the lives of his closest family. Can you share […]

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Giving Back to the Ocean and Marine Life We All Love

Giving Back to the Ocean and Marine Life We All Love

28 November, 2017 at 11:08 am Comments are Disabled

“We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give.” –Winston Churchill It feels good to give, and small acts of kindness can create a ripple effect. That is what today (Nov. 28th), #GivingTuesday is all about. We are calling on all divers to […]

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Project AWARE’s Dive Against Debris Specialty

Project AWARE’s Dive Against Debris Specialty

13 November, 2017 at 5:00 am Comments are Disabled

What is marine debris? Marine debris is anything that doesn’t belong in the ocean. Typically, marine debris refers to trash discarded by humans: plastic, glass, aluminum cans, fishing nets, etc. Ocean debris is costly to marine life and people. In 2016 alone, divers reported 1,624 entangled marine animals, and “ghost” […]

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Diving to Inspire: Meet PADI Master Scuba Diver Riley McNamara

Diving to Inspire: Meet PADI Master Scuba Diver Riley McNamara

10 November, 2017 at 5:00 am Comments are Disabled

“Scuba diving helped me find my place in the world. I made friends and it brought me out of my shell. It has taught me perseverance and responsibility.” In less than one year, PADI Master Scuba DiverTM, Riley McNamara, completed the PADI® Open Water Diver, Advanced Open Water Diver, Enriched […]

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