Diving

Gift Ideas for Scuba Divers

Gift Ideas for Scuba Divers

15 November, 2013 at 3:51 pm 0 comments

If you’ve got a scuba diver on your shopping list, here some gift ideas based on popular gifts I’ve given, received or recommended in recent years. Hope you’ll find inspiration for the perfect gift for your dive instructor, buddy or scuba diving friend. [slideshow gallery_id="8"]   Gift Ideas for New […]

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Underwater Video 101

Underwater Video 101

13 November, 2013 at 5:09 pm 0 comments

With underwater cameras getting cheaper and more accessible, many divers (including myself) have taken a giant stride into the world of underwater video. I’ve been a diver for more than ten years, but it wasn’t until the advent of small, easy-to-use camera systems like the GoPro that I even considered […]

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Eco-Friendly Gift Ideas

Eco-Friendly Gift Ideas

10 November, 2013 at 2:52 pm 0 comments

Gift giving can be both fun and madding. What sort of gift do you get for the diver (or dive instructor) who has everything? Here are some eco-friendly ideas sure to please your favorite ocean-goer. Looptworks iPad and laptop covers and cases made from “upcycled” (reminant) wetsuit neoprene  - – – […]

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US Coast Guard Cutter Alexander Hamilton

US Coast Guard Cutter Alexander Hamilton

9 November, 2013 at 2:34 am 0 comments

After 3 years planning and hard work by our good  friends and PADI TecRec divers Team Blue Immersion and their sponsors OceanReef they finally premiered their full documentary about Iceland and the Alexander Hamilton to an expectant crowd at the DEMA 2013 dive industry show in Florida. The expedition was based around the discovery in […]

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Beginners guide to buying a BCD

Beginners guide to buying a BCD

9 November, 2013 at 12:20 am 0 comments

When you find an activity you’re passionate about, why not make it as enjoyable as possible? Beginners who are just starting to learn the thrill of scuba diving might not think it necessary to buy their own equipment, but it makes a lot of sense in the long run. Owning […]

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What is technical diving?

What is technical diving?

8 November, 2013 at 12:34 am 0 comments

Scuba divers get to explore parts of the world that most people will never have the opportunity of seeing other than maybe in a documentary. But even divers are sometimes limited to where they can go and what they can see. PADI TecRec courses can open up opportunities to experience […]

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