Category: Marine Species

Lemon Shark
Dive Locations Marine Species

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.

Marine Species

Marine Species: Garibaldi

The unmistakably bright orange garibaldi brightens up the kelp forests in its native home of Southern California.

Ribbon Eel
Marine Species

Marine Species: The Ribbon Eel

The ribbon eel looks just as its name implies. These long, thin, elegant creatures are common in the waters around Wakatobi Dive Resort.

weedy seadragon
Conservation Marine Species

The Weedy Seadragon Research Project

Each weedy seadragon, endemic to the southern shore of Australia, boasts a unique spot pattern on its belly. Divers in the area have the unique opportunity to help identify them.

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Scuba Diving as Meditation

Scuba Diving as Meditation

Many non-divers think of scuba as extreme. But many of us already hooked on the sport think of scuba diving as meditation.
by Guest Author

Cabbage Tree Bay: Manly’s Marine-Park Miracle

Fifteen years ago, Cabbage Tree Bay in the Sydney suburb of Manly was entirely fished out. But thanks to effective conservation, the reef has rebounded spectacularly.
by Deborah Dickson-Smith
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