Category: Reviews

In the Water Photo & Video Photo Gear & Techniques Reviews

Gear Review: Paralenz Dive Camera

There’s a new player in the underwater dive camera market: the Paralenz Dive Camera. How does it hold up under the waves?

Haunting Dive Reads
In the Water Reviews Top 10s

Our Favorite Haunting Dive Reads

With Halloween fast approaching, who doesn’t like a scary story? The books included here are enthralling examples of haunting dive reads, and feature stories that will remain with you long after Halloween is over.

In the Water Resources Reviews

Choosing the Right BCD

When it comes to making a purchase, choosing the right BCD can be daunting. Which style is right for you?

chasing coral
Conservation In the Water Reviews

Chasing Coral: This New Netflix Documentary is Required Viewing

A new Netflix documentary, Chasing Coral, vividly and clearly explains what we stand to lose — and have lost already — when it comes to the world’s coral reefs.

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