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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 0 comments

To celebrate women in diving, PADI is spotlighting several women who have made significant contributions to the sport. This week, we are featuring 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 and many others […]

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5 Thrill Seeking Dive Adventures to Get Your Blood Pumping

5 Thrill Seeking Dive Adventures to Get Your Blood Pumping

18 February, 2015 at 12:24 pm Comments are Disabled

For some, a nice relaxing warm-water dive just won’t cut it. Certain divers crave thrilling underwater action. If that sounds like you, then these 5 thrill seeking experiences might be right up your alley. 1. Tiger Beach, Bahamas A white sandy bottom at 6 metres / 20 feet deep doesn’t sound […]

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Where to see large marine life in 2014

Where to see large marine life in 2014

15 February, 2014 at 1:00 am Comments are Disabled

It’s pretty common for divers to view smaller underwater creatures during their scuba adventures. While you probably appreciate all marine life regardless of size, wouldn’t it be nice to stray from the ordinary and get the chance to dive with large marine life instead? Seeing marine megafauna up close is […]

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Indonesia Announces Shark & Manta Ray Sanctuary

Indonesia Announces Shark & Manta Ray Sanctuary

8 September, 2013 at 4:49 pm Comments are Disabled

The Indonesian district of West Manggarai and Komodo has recently designated a shark & manta ray sanctuary. The region which is located in the world famous coral triangle, has now prohibited fishing for a number of threatened species including  manta rays and sharks. According to not-for-profit marine conservation company MantaWatch, Mr Sebastinus […]

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Awesomely interesting shark facts

Awesomely interesting shark facts

19 August, 2013 at 2:20 am Comments are Disabled

Sharks are simply fascinating. For most divers, swimming with the sharks is a breathtaking experience, especially when you know some of the most interesting facts about what makes these creatures of the sea so special. Check out these unique facts about sharks: Sharks have excellent dental health. Not only are […]

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Bimini Scuba Diving: Hammerheads and More!

Bimini Scuba Diving: Hammerheads and More!

11 June, 2013 at 6:00 am Comments are Disabled

Our story begins on Instagram… A few months ago, I was looking through images tagged #padi on Instagram when I came across one of the best Hammerhead shots I’d ever seen. I chose it as our fan photo of the day and was happy to see hundreds of others liked […]

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