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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
Mobula Rays
Marine Species

Why Do Mobula Rays Jump?

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?

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Night Diving in the Azores
Dive Locations Photo & Video Travel

Night Diving in the Azores

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.

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Save the Ocean
Conservation

Seven Steps You Can Take to Help Save the Ocean

Although the problems may seem insurmountable, you can help save the ocean through direct action. Here are seven steps you can take today.

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Best Kelp Dives
Dive Locations Travel

World’s Best Kelp Dives

Diving in kelp has been likened to diving in an underwater forest. Here are our picks for the world’s best kelp dives.

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New stuff

Top Five Short Liveaboard Trips

When you haven’t got that long to get away, a brief vacation can do wonders for your mental health. Here are our picks for the top five short liveaboard trips.
by Guest Author

Making Sense of Hyperbaric Chambers

Although hopefully you’ll never need to use one, here we’ll explain exactly what hyperbaric chambers are and how they work.
by Juanita Pienaar

Top Dive Sites in Lembeh: Critter Capital of the Dive World

Lembeh, Indonesia is world-famous for muck diving. Here are some of our picks for the top dive sites in this magical location, the critter capital of the dive world.
by Andy Phillips

Jellyfish of Australia

It’s not just the deadly box jelly when it comes to jellyfish of Australia — these waters are home to many amazing species. Watch out for both the deadly and delightful on your next dive Down Under.
by Matt Testoni