Author

Chris Vyvyan-Robinson

Chris Vyvyan-Robinson

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.

Stories by Chris
Ocean Art
Conservation

Turning Trash into Treasure with Ocean Art

Marine debris has reached meteoric levels in the last few years. Some creative artists are shining a spotlight on the issue by turning trash into ocean art.

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Captain’s License
Resources Training

Do Divers Need a Captain’s License?

When applying for dive jobs, does a captain’s license make you more employable? Here are some considerations if you’re planning to get one.

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monkfish
Marine Species

Marine Species: Monkfish

The monkfish, also called the anglerfish, is one of the ocean’s most fearsome looking species. Here we’ll find out a bit about this enigmatic fish.

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Conservation Marine Species

Swimming with Leatherback Turtles in Costa Rica

Depending on what time of year you visit, swimming with leatherback turtles in Costa Rica could be a highlight of your trip.

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New stuff
Back-Roll Entry

Training Fundamentals: Perfecting Your Scuba Back-Roll Entry

The scuba back-roll entry should be as easy as falling off a boat, but what’s the best way to prepare and enter the water using a back-roll entry?
by Marcus Knight
Yasawa Islands

Scuba Diving in Fiji’s Yasawa Islands

Fiji has a reputation as the friendliest country in the world and offers some fantastic diving. The Yasawa Islands are some of the best of the best.
by Guest Author
Lonely Whale

Conservation Spotlight: Lonely Whale

In this series of articles, we’ll profile conservation organizations focused on ocean protection. Today we’re chatting with Emy Kane from Lonely Whale.
by Hélène Reynaud
Ocean Ramsey

Women in Diving: Ocean Ramsey

Our new series focusing on the achievements of women in diving starts with Ocean Ramsey, marine advocate.
by Hélène Reynaud