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Sharwanand's tryst with scuba diving "Sharwanand took a quick look at the basics of scuba diving and picked it up almost instantly. The entire unit was impressed by his objective approach as an actor towards the larger interest of the film," informed a source in the know. The film's team is currently shooting a music number in Mauritius after which, director C.

PADI And GoPro Launch Video Contest GoPro and PADI have teamed up to launch a video contest aimed at capturing your best diving moments. The contest is split into three distinct competitions to highlight skills including capturing and editing videos:. Commenting about the competition, President and CEO of PADI Worldwide Doctor Drew Richardson stated:.

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Video of the Week: Diving Indonesia with SeaLife Underwater Cameras, Lights and Lenses This week's video comes from Scuba Diver Life which focuses on diving in Indonesia. Can't see the video, click here. Got a video you want to share? Submit your entry here.

Exclusive Video Content Coming to Scuba Diver YouTube Channel Did you miss any of the talks at this years GO Diving Show, want to get video reports on equipment and travel? Subscribe to the Scuba Diver Magazine YouTube channel and be the first to know about exclusive video content as it's released.

Earth Day 2019 - Eco Experiences - Original Diving Blog The island nation of Palau in the western Pacific Ocean is ahead of the game when it comes to ocean conservation; it was the first country in the world to create a dedicated shark sanctuary, it has banned bottom trawling and also requires visitors to take an 'Eco-Pledge' on arrival.

Waterhaul launches sunglasses made from 100 percent recycled fishing nets Cornish start-up Waterhaul is launching a range of sunglasses produced from 100 percent recycled fishing nets, following in the footsteps of other innovative companies in the southwest reusing plastic waste, such as Fourth Element and Island Kayaks. Every year, 640,000 tonnes of fishing nets are lost or discarded in the ocean.

Preserving America's Underwater Battlefield: E.M. Clark During World War II, E.M. Clark was part of a larger transportation network that carried petroleum products to support the Allied war effort both at home and abroad. Standard Oil Company of New Jersey owned the ship, which made 41 voyages from 1939 to 1941, carrying over 4 million barrels of petroleum products.

Latest trending report on Scuba Masks Market is booming globally by Top key Aqualung, Johnson Outdoors, Head, Poseidon, Tusa, American Underwater Prod " Latest Summary of Scuba Masks Market. A Scuba Mask is an item of diving equipment that allows underwater divers, including scuba divers, free-divers, and snorkelers, to see clearly underwater. Surface supplied divers usually use a full face mask or diving helmet, but in some systems the half mask may be used.

Reviewed - Aqua Lung Phazer Fins The bungee heel strap makes donning and doffing the fins a doddle. Samara Ironside: Aqua Lung have always been at the forefront of innovation in the diving market, and the tri-material Phazer fins continue this tradition.

Underwater Photographer of the Week: Jessica Farrer As a field ecologist, I work mostly with marine predators in places like Antarctica, Hawaii and the North Pacific. I am currently working on a project focused on the foraging ecology of the Weddell seal in the Ross Sea, Antarctica.

Global Scuba Diving Equipment Market Detailed Survey and Outlook Report 2019-2023 The Focused study covers the major aspects like Industry Overall and chain structure analysis and investment analysis i.e Market Features, Investment Opportunity, Investment Calculation and Regional Production Development, Trade and Regional Forecast.

Thanks to Red Sea Marine Conservation, Egypt is a Top Diving Destination It's easy to understand why when it's home to the Red Sea - one of the top diving destinations in the world. Hundreds of thousands of divers visit every year eager to experience plunging wall dives, technicolour coral gardens and marine life like the dolphins, turtles and manta rays at home there.

Cave-rescuer trapped for 28 hours British cave-diver Josh Bratchley, who was made an MBE following his role in last year's Tham Luang cave-rescue in Thailand, has himself had to be rescued after being trapped in a US cave for 28 hours. The incident began on Tuesday at Mill Pond Cave in Jackson County, Tennessee.

Photographer of the Week – Tom Vierus A group of reef sharks swimming along the Shark Reef in Fiji. Photography plays a crucial role in engaging the public in conservation efforts, and marine biologist Tom Vierus has made it his job to help scientists and NGOs tell their various stories in a visually appealing way.

Sea & Sea Announces DX-6G Rugged Sports Camera and Underwater Housing Sea and Sea has announced the DX-6G rugged sports camera and underwater housing, which is based around a repackaged Ricoh WG-50 compact. The camera itself is depth-rated to 46 feet, while the housing increases the depth rating to 180 feet-and removes the time limit underwater.

Thai cave rescue diver is found after going missing in US cave system A key member of the British contingent of cave divers who saved the 12 football players and their coach last year in Thailand has been found safe and well after being missing for 24 hours in a US cave system.

Croatia's Mirela Kardasevic, Vitomir Maricic Set CMAS World Pool Freediving Records Two Croatian freedivers set new women's and men's CMAS world records this past weekend during their country's pool freediving national championships. Mirela Kardasevic swam 180 meters in the Dynamic No Fins discipline, and 226 meters in the Dynamic with Bi-Fins discipline.

Islands of the Bahamas are a diving paradise The islands of the Bahamas are a diving paradise, offering a plethora of colourful reefs, dramatic walls, stunning shipwrecks and in-your-face pelagic action. Mark Evans recalls some of his most-memorable moments. Photographs by Mark Evans.

NAUI's 'Sources' Magazine Is Now An Online Blog NAUI Worldwide is turning its "Sources" digital flip-book magazine into an online blog. The magazine's overhaul comes from a detailed marketing plan designed to increase awareness and reach from a member-based audience to a public viewership accessible from all platforms directly from NAUI's website homepage at

Tioman Dive Centre wins prestigious Green Fins Award Tioman Dive Centre has been named as the winner of this year's Green Fins Award, which recognises the centre as the Green Fins member with the lowest environmental impact.

5 Tips To Protect Our Ocean Environment As A Diver Ocean created live and culture. Human as a specie would've not been able to survive and thrive without ocean. However, over fishing, waste and pollution are damaging our sea like never before. But don't give in. As a diver, we can turn the tide. Following 5 tips are something small but important that we can do to make a difference.

SharkQuest onboard Hurricane for £1195 Come face to face with pelagics in the Southern Red Sea and save £200 with this amazing offer. Dive with the most experienced team, on board the stable steel hulled Hurricane. Avoid long transfers with our direct flight to Marsa Alam.

Unmissable shore based deal to Roots Red Sea Recharge your batteries in the peace and quiet of El Quesir, with the British led team from Roots Red Sea. Your holiday includes 7 nights on a B&B basis in a deluxe chalet with a 5 day no limit house reef diving package. Flights from Gatwick to Marsa Alam with airport transfer.

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