Author

Robert Osborne

Robert Osborne

Writer

For more than 30 years, Robert Osborne has worked for every major
television network in Canada as both a producer and reporter. Ten
years ago, Robert decided to combine his passion for storytelling with
his passion for scuba diving. Since then he’s been a regular contributor
to diving magazines around the world. Robert has also directed,
written and hosted several underwater documentaries.

For more on Robert Osborne got to www.robertosborne.ca. For more on his stories go to: www.canadiandiver.ca or www.planetdive.ca. Canadian Diver
also runs a Facebook Group at: www.facebook.com/#!/groups/CanadianDiver/

Stories by Robert
Cyberbullying
Stories

Cyberbullying in the Scuba World

Cyberbullying is not the exclusive territory of teenagers targeting each other on social media — it happens in the scuba world too. Here’s what to do if you become a target.

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Ice Diving
In the Water Stories Training

Ice Diving at Morrison’s Quarry          

The protocols for ice diving are much like those for cave diving. And while frigid waters combined with an overhead environment aren’t for everyone, for many, ice diving is an exciting way to push their boundaries.

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Cave Diving in Florida
In the Water Tec Diving Training

Cave Diving in Florida

Although ocean environments are most often associated with Florida diving, cave diving in Florida offers adventuresome divers a thrilling, beautiful environment.

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scuba diving in Tobermory
Dive Locations In the Water Travel Wrecks

Scuba Diving in Tobermory

Tiny Tobermory, four hours north of Toronto, may just offer the world’s best freshwater diving.

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New stuff
Common Dolphin Species

Five Common Dolphin Species

Dolphins are among everyone’s favorite marine animals, living in all the world’s oceans. Here are five of the most common dolphin species
by Hélène Reynaud
Technical Diving

The ABCDs of Technical Diving

The foundational ABCDs of technical diving — Awareness, Buoyancy control, Communications and Discipline — are vitally important on every dive.
by Yvonne Press
Sea Star

Marine Species: Sea Star

It’s always exciting to find one while beach combing, but the question often arises: what’s the difference between a starfish and a sea star?
by Guest Author
Solo Diving

Do Solo Diving and Technical Diving Mix?

Mention solo diving to any group of divers and you’ll get a strong reaction. But what about solo diving and technical diving — do they ever mix? And if so, how do you stay safe?
by Yvonne Press