Robert Osborne

Robert Osborne


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.

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also runs a Facebook Group at:!/groups/CanadianDiver/

Stories by Robert
Dive Locations Travel

The Best Dive Sites in Roatan       

Roatan, one of the Bay Islands off the Honduras coast, has long been known as a diving mecca. And it’s only getting better.

Best Dive Sites in Canada
Dive Locations Travel

The Best Dive Sites in Canada

hat are the best dive sites in Canada? Here are our top five picks, as chosen by Canadian divers themselves.

Bell Island Mine
Dive Locations Stories

Bell Island Mine Quest: Part III            

This is a unique expedition. For the first time in 50 years, divers are exploring a flooded mine on Bell Island, Newfoundland. They’re part of Bell Island Mine Quest, and ultimately, they’re doing it for you.

Bell Island Mine Quest
Dive Locations Stories

The Bell Island Mine Quest Expedition      

Some of the world’s most intrepid cave divers have begun an expedition to explore a subterranean world that’s remained hidden for more than 50 years. Ultimately, they’re doing it for you.

New stuff
Macro Images

Shooting for a Black or Blue Background in Macro Images

Once you’ve mastered lighting in your underwater compositions, it’s time to learn how to shoot for a black or blue background in your macro images.
by Guest Author
Drysuit P-Valve

Introduction to the Drysuit P-Valve

There are divers who pee in their wetsuits and divers who lie about it. But what if you’re in a drysuit when the urge strikes? A drysuit p-valve can save the day.
by Richard Devanney
undersea vegetarians

The Undersea Vegetarians of Wakatobi

Plant-based diets have gained a lot of popularity in recent years, but plenty of marine animals have always eaten this way. Meet the ahead-of-the-trend vegetarians of Wakatobi Dive Resort. 
by Guest Author
Lemon Shark

Diving the Lemon Shark Aggregation of Jupiter

From December to late March, the waters off Jupiter Florida are home to a spectacular lemon shark aggregation.
by Chris Vyvyan-Robinson