Today, safety stops are a common practice. Every diver knows that before ascending, one should stop at 5 metres / 15 feet for three minutes to help off-gas the nitrogen absorbed while diving. The safety stop not only slows the release of nitrogen, which reduces the risk of decompression sickness, […]Read more ›
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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 […]Read more ›
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. […]Read more ›
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 […]Read more ›
If you are thinking about buying a mask, you have some decisions to make. First, become familiar with the components of a mask, and then take these questions into consideration. Some of the answers are obvious, and others are personal preference. That’s why we’ve created this list of comparisons to […]Read more ›
Underwater photography allows you to share your passion of diving with your friends and family once you surface. With so many underwater cameras and accesories to choose from these days, it has become easier than ever to capture epic images of your favorite marine life and underwater scuba adventures. Sport Diver Magazine breaks it […]Read more ›