Chris has amassed over 1500 dives around the world but his favorite location to dive is the Azores Islands in the mid-Atlantic, where he's worked for the last five seasons. A PADI MSDT instructor, Chris graduated from university in 2016 with a degree in film and journalism. Chris' passion is to document the underwater world through many forms of media; his particular passions are sharks and whales. His documentary depicting the adapting generation of whale hunters on the island of Pico won a Royal Television Award in 2017.
Some divers have been lucky enough to see it in person, not just on nature programs. But why do mobula rays jump in the first place?
As the light begins to fade, the vast Atlantic Ocean comes to life with a multitude of tiny creatures when you’re night diving in the Azores.
Although the problems may seem insurmountable, you can help save the ocean through direct action. Here are seven steps you can take today.