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Interview with PADI Open Water Model Estrella Navarro Holm

Interview with PADI Open Water Model Estrella Navarro Holm

4 April, 2014 at 7:21 am 0 comments

Learning to be comfortable underwater is a challenge in itself, but imagine trying to be comfortable underwater while posing for pictures. In a recent photo shoot for PADI’s revised Open Water Diver manual, underwater model and free diver Estrella Navarro Holm proved that it takes more than being a good […]

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Symbiotic Sea Life

Symbiotic Sea Life

27 March, 2014 at 10:13 am 0 comments

Generally speaking, it’s not normal for one creature to crawl into the mouth of another. But in the underwater world, it’s just another day at the office for this cleaner shrimp. Symbiotic relationships between marine creatures are fascinating to observe, and for some animals necessary to survive. Here are three […]

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PADI Diver Spotlight – Manuel Bustelo

PADI Diver Spotlight – Manuel Bustelo

16 March, 2014 at 5:25 pm 0 comments

Manuel Bustelo is a thrill seeker. From skiing, mountain biking or high altitude trekking, Manuel loves it all and the adrenaline rush that comes with seeing the world from a unique perspective. He recalls contemplating sunsets at 6000 meters, “I thought that mountaineers were the lucky ones who could appreciate […]

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A Short History of the Shaka

A Short History of the Shaka

16 March, 2014 at 8:00 am 0 comments

The shaka hand gesture is the symbol made by holding the hand in a loose fist and extending the thumb and pinky finger with the back of the hand facing the recipient. You have most likely seen this gesture being flashed by surfers and Hawaiian natives, but do you know […]

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Five Frogfish Facts

Five Frogfish Facts

11 March, 2014 at 12:32 pm 0 comments

Frogfish are masters of disguise. Spot one during a dive and you will win the admiration of every diver in your group – especially photographers. Frogfish, a type of anglerfish, have a textured exterior that aids in their camouflage. While they do not have scales, their amazing ability to camouflage […]

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Get ready for the 2014 dive season

Get ready for the 2014 dive season

2 March, 2014 at 1:30 am 0 comments

The 2014 dive season is underway and if you aren’t ready to grab your dive bag and head off for your next exotic location, what are you waiting for?  Before you strap on your gear, be sure that you are completely prepared for another season of underwater adventures.  It takes […]

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