Scuba Careers

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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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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The Journey to Becoming a PADI Instructor, Part 4

The Journey to Becoming a PADI Instructor, Part 4

12 February, 2016 at 8:00 am Comments are Disabled

“My world changed the minute I decided to become a PADI Open Water Diver. Little did I know that I would one day I would be traveling and diving around the world for a living. My PADI allows me to follow my passion.” – Nadia Aly In the conclusion of […]

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Museo Atlantico: Spain’s Newest Underwater Museum

Museo Atlantico: Spain’s Newest Underwater Museum

11 February, 2016 at 1:28 pm Comments are Disabled

All works and photographs courtesy of Jason deClaires Taylor  Jason deCaires Taylor installs the first phase of sculptures in Museo Atlantico, the first underwater contemporary art museum in Europe and the Atlantic Ocean. Situated in clear blue waters off the coast of Lanzarote, Spain. The unique, permanent installation is constructed 14m beneath the […]

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An Insight into my Journey Beneath by Christine Drane

An Insight into my Journey Beneath by Christine Drane

28 January, 2016 at 3:29 pm Comments are Disabled

Christine Drane, from Essex in the UK, has written about her love of diving and her journey towards becoming a PADI Professional in Koh Chang, Thailand. After completing my Divemaster course on Koh Samui, I knew what I wanted to do and where I wanted to go. Diving had taken a […]

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