Diving

5 reasons why Nudibranchs aren’t boring

5 reasons why Nudibranchs aren’t boring

9 May, 2014 at 8:20 am Comments are Disabled

For some reason, Nudibranchs – also known as sea slugs – are often associated with being boring. Maybe that’s due to their land counterparts, the slug, but more than likely it’s because divers just don’t know enough about these incredible creatures. Here are just five reasons why nudibranchs deserve extra […]

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ScubaEarth Video Contest Winner Tony Ernst

ScubaEarth Video Contest Winner Tony Ernst

7 May, 2014 at 3:57 pm Comments are Disabled

Congratulations to Tony Ernst, April’s winner of the ScubaEarth GoPro Video Contest! Tony, a PADI Instructor at Pompano Beach Dive Center, Pompano, FL, USA receives a GoPro Hero3+, underwater housing and filter set courtesy of our friends at GoPro. Tony’s video, Shipwreck Diving in Pompano Beach, is a high-speed laundry list […]

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Become a PADI Rebreather Diver

Become a PADI Rebreather Diver

6 May, 2014 at 5:15 pm Comments are Disabled

Rebreathers used to just be for technical divers and the military, but all of that’s changed. Thanks to newer, user-friendly designs, now recreational divers can use rebreathers as well with many divers finding they actually prefer rebreathers to open-circuit units because of the following benefits: Very little to no bubbles: How […]

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10 Steps To Responsible Scuba Travel

10 Steps To Responsible Scuba Travel

1 May, 2014 at 9:36 am Comments are Disabled

Today’s article is a re-post from The Wanderlusters. We came across this article on their Twitter feed and thought it had some great ideas and an important message worth sharing. Guest post author: Charli Photos by Ben If you’re a certified scuba diver, chances are that you will have heard […]

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Behind the Scenes of a PADI Video Shoot

Behind the Scenes of a PADI Video Shoot

29 April, 2014 at 12:34 pm Comments are Disabled

PADI recently released an updated version of the PADI Open Water Diver course. Just for fun, we thought we’d share with you some of what goes into producing new PADI materials. We sat down with PADI Media Producer Niccole Chicca-Sherman to get the behind-the-scenes scoop. If Niccole’s name isn’t familiar, […]

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Get more out of your scuba diving experience by joining a Dive Club

Get more out of your scuba diving experience by joining a Dive Club

28 April, 2014 at 4:24 pm Comments are Disabled

The life of a scuba diver is often filled with fun and adventure, but did you know that your scuba diving experience can get even better? Well, it can if you join a Dive Club! Dive Clubs offer scuba divers many benefits that others may not get to enjoy, including: […]

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