Category: Wrecks

Aircraft Wrecks of Papua New Guinea
Dive Locations Wrecks

Diving the Aircraft Wrecks of Papua New Guinea

The skies over New Guinea saw much fighting during World War II. Now, some of the aircraft wrecks of Papua New Guinea make for fantastic dives.

City of Hawkinsville

Florida’s Underwater Archaeological Preserves: City of Hawkinsville

There are 12 Underwater Archaeological Preserves in Florida, scattered from the Panhandle to the Florida Keys. Today we visit the City of Hawkinsville.

Dive Locations In the Water Travel Wrecks

Diving the Wreck of the SS Yongala

The SS Yongala went down off Townsville, Australia in 1911, taking all its passengers with it. Now, the wreck is one of the most iconic dive sites on the Great Barrier Reef.

Big Five Dive
Dive Locations Wrecks

The Big Five Dive

Begun in 2015, PADI Women’s Dive Day, held every July 15, has spawned 700 events in 77 countries. The Big Five Dive, held in the Great Lakes in 2016, was one such event.

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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