Megan

Megan


PADI MSDT and diver for 10+ years, eMarketing executive for PADI Americas.

Recent blog posts written by Megan

Bimini Scuba Diving: Hammerheads and More!

Bimini Scuba Diving: Hammerheads and More!

11 June, 2013 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Our story begins on Instagram… A few months ago, I was looking through images tagged #padi on Instagram when I came across one of the best Hammerhead shots I’d ever seen. I chose it as our fan photo of the day and was happy to see hundreds of others liked […]

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Tips for Purchasing Your First Underwater Camera

Tips for Purchasing Your First Underwater Camera

10 June, 2013 at 6:04 am 0 comments

One of the questions we hear frequently is, “I want to try taking photos underwater, what kind of camera should I get?” The underwater world is an amazing place, and hard to describe in words alone. With the right camera, training and experience, you can capture images of your scuba […]

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World Record: Scuba Diving in 100+ Countries

World Record: Scuba Diving in 100+ Countries

9 June, 2013 at 6:21 am 0 comments

For most people, diving in a dozen countries is a feat worth bragging about. But what if you hit the 100-country mark? Furthermore, what if you claimed the World Record for scuba diving in the most countries? PADI Pro Karin Sinniger dove her way right into the record books in […]

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Scuba Diving with Mantas in the Maldives

Scuba Diving with Mantas in the Maldives

6 June, 2013 at 6:51 am 0 comments

This post comes to us from guest blogger Chris Alstrand. You can follow Chris’ diving adventures on the blog The Dive Shack Tides   Lesley and I have a routine before a trip starts and it goes something like this: pack gear, weigh it, take a few items out, reweigh […]

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Seven Wonders of the Underwater World

Seven Wonders of the Underwater World

27 May, 2013 at 7:30 pm 0 comments

One Blue Planet, 7 Underwater Wonders From the marvels of Mother Nature to man-made phenomenon of industrialization, there are numerous lists of the “Wonders of the World.” For divers and ocean enthusiasts, no list is more fascinating than the “Seven Underwater Wonders of the World.” CEDAM International (Conservation, Education, Diving, […]

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Coral Reefs 101

Coral Reefs 101

24 May, 2013 at 6:00 am 0 comments

Coral reefs offer endless exploration opportunities for divers. It’s fascinating to think that these underwater structures are made from calcium carbonate secreted by living corals that grow and transform over thousands of years. But how do reefs come to be, and what exactly separates a fringing reef from a barrier […]

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