Author

Frankie Grant

Frankie Grant

Author

Frankie is an internationally published marine photojournalist and scuba instructor who enjoys nothing more that sharing his passion and knowledge of the ocean with his students and peers. Throughout the year, Frankie conducts dive expeditions and imaging workshops both locally and abroad. You can see more of his work on his website or on Instagram @oceans.wild

Stories by Frankie
southern california sea life
Dive Locations Marine Species Travel

A Beginner’s Guide to Southern California Sea Life

Beneath the waves lies a wonderland — Southern California sea life inhabits a magical realm, including forests, canyons and caves. Here are some highlights.

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southern channel islands kelp forest
In the Water Photo & Video Travel

Diving the Southern Channel Islands Kelp Forests

Excerpt: The southern Channel Islands kelp forests in California are a playground for divers. Here’s what you need to know to dip under the waves.

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whale sharks in La Paz
Dive Locations In the Water Photo & Video Travel

Swim with Whale Sharks in La Paz

You can snorkel with whale sharks in La Paz each year from October to May, when these gentle giants visit the area to feast on a seasonal abundance of plankton and krill.

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Dive Locations Photo & Video Travel

Diving Northern Baja’s Coronado Islands

If you’ve never had the pleasure of diving with sea lions — the “puppies of the sea,” Northern Baja’s Coronado Islands are a great place to start.

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New stuff

Tulagi: the Perfect Choice for Rust and Reefs

Cross the famous watery graveyard of Iron Bottom Sound from Honiara, capital of the Solomon Islands, and you’ll find a hidden gem for lovers of wrecks and reefs: Tulagi.
by Deborah Dickson-Smith
dive limits

Training Fundamentals: Following Recommended Dive Limits

Each qualification has recommended dive limits for depth or activity. Why are the limits there? Why is it wise to follow them?
by Marcus Knight
diving fix

How to Get Your Diving Fix While on Lockdown

If, like us, you’re spending most of your time at home right now, there are still ways get your diving fix — and stay connected to the rest of the diving community.
by Yvonne Press
cleaning dive gear

Cleaning Dive Gear in Times of Covid-19

When it comes to cleaning dive gear, our biggest worry is usually removing saltwater. As the world tries to slow the spread of Covid 19, keeping gear clean has taken on a whole new meaning.
by Yvonne Press