Post Tagged with: "scuba diving"

Turn Your Tax Refund Into A Reef Fund

Turn Your Tax Refund Into A Reef Fund

25 April, 2015 at 6:00 am Comments are Disabled

Make the most of your tax refund this year by taking a PADI course and exploring the world beneath the waves. Whether you’re a new or experienced diver, find out where your scuba certification can take you. Scuba diving is a great way to turn your refund from Uncle Sam […]

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Use Your Scuba Skills to Help Conservation 

Use Your Scuba Skills to Help Conservation 

22 April, 2015 at 6:00 am Comments are Disabled

Coral reefs are important, and they are in danger Coral reefs are home to about 25 percent of all known marine species and are used by countless other species at some point in their life cycle. Coral reefs are among the most biologically diverse and productive communities, often referred to […]

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6 Experts Reveal Top Tips on Becoming a Professional Underwater Photographer

6 Experts Reveal Top Tips on Becoming a Professional Underwater Photographer

21 April, 2015 at 6:00 am Comments are Disabled

If you’ve ever wondered how to become a professional underwater photographer, advice from an accomplished professional could come in handy. That’s why we asked some photo pros to help us make a list of their best tips for turning pro. Enjoy! Start with Being a Good Diver and Good Photographer. […]

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The Thrills and Skills of Night Diving

The Thrills and Skills of Night Diving

18 April, 2015 at 6:00 am Comments are Disabled

The first thing you’ll notice is your vision narrowing to only what is lit by your flashlight. Once your eyes adjust, you’ll notice that the hard corals you saw in the daytime have unfurled tiny tentacles. Their feelers are tracking the water for a piece of tasty plankton. Shining a […]

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How to Equalize Your Ears (Divers Alert Network)

How to Equalize Your Ears (Divers Alert Network)

16 April, 2015 at 6:00 am Comments are Disabled

How to Equalize- featured from DAN (Divers Alert Network) From simple cases of swimmer’s ear to the serious and sometimes lasting damage of barotrauma, divers are vulnerable to ear problems because the delicate mechanisms that govern our hearing and balance just aren’t designed for the rapid pressure changes that result from […]

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Amanda Cotton – Photographer, Underwater Explorer, and Airport Carpet Aficionado

Amanda Cotton – Photographer, Underwater Explorer, and Airport Carpet Aficionado

15 April, 2015 at 6:00 am Comments are Disabled

To celebrate women in diving, PADI is spotlighting several women who have made significant contributions to the sport. This week, it’s professional photographer and PADI Assistant Instructor Amanda Cotton. In addition to numerous awards, Amanda’s work has been featured by National Geographic, Discovery Channel, Smithsonian magazine among others, will be highlighted […]

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