Diving

Go Behind the Scenes of an Underwater Commercial Shoot

Go Behind the Scenes of an Underwater Commercial Shoot

15 March, 2016 at 11:53 am Comments are Disabled

World Surf League – Chaos Theory – Making Of Scenes from Eskimo on Vimeo. Bill Swano is a PADI diver who often uses his scuba skills for his job as an Art Director for television. He specializes in adventure travel, competition reality TV as well as commercials and event design. […]

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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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Where to Dive in Thailand (According to the Pros)

Where to Dive in Thailand (According to the Pros)

9 March, 2016 at 11:10 am Comments are Disabled

How You Can Do It Unfortunately, bull sharks haven’t been sighted at Sail Rock in about two years. But schools of barracuda, rivers of jack fish, balls of bat fish, giant moray eels, the occasional whale shark and an an otherworldly chimney cave continue to make Sail Rock the most […]

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Annelie Pompe: Freediving Legend and Explorer

Annelie Pompe: Freediving Legend and Explorer

8 March, 2016 at 1:00 am Comments are Disabled

Start small by exploring the world around you… Annelie Pompe is a Swedish adventurer, motivational speaker, coach, author and photographer, and her achievements include a world record freedive to 126m, as well as being the first Swedish woman to summit Everest from the north side. PADI Regional Manager Jonas Samuelsson […]

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How to Be Your Dive Guide’s Favorite Diver

How to Be Your Dive Guide’s Favorite Diver

29 February, 2016 at 1:30 am Comments are Disabled

If you’re the kind of person who was the teacher’s pet in school, you might wonder what the equivalent is in the scuba world. Besides tipping fairly, there are various other things you can do to warrant being the dive guide’s favorite diver. #1 Appreciate the rental gear. If you’ve booked […]

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7 Facts about Sea Lions

7 Facts about Sea Lions

28 February, 2016 at 12:45 am Comments are Disabled

Sea lions are some of the most adorable creatures that you’ll find in the sea. In fact, the name “sea lion” may be a bit of a misnomer. “Sea puppy” might be a better fit. Of course, this is purely an opinion, and you’re probably looking for a few sea […]

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