Archive for September, 2013

by in Dive

Are you fit to dive? Diver fitness

As divers, we all know the risks involved in diving. That said, with appropriate training and the application of safe diving practices, diving is a safe sport. Like any sport of course, accidents do happen. Sometimes fatalities occur. DAN Diver fatality statistics Whilst unfortunate, diving fatality data provides us with an opportunity to review and reassess our practices and helps [...]

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by in Capture, Skills

Buoyancy control for underwater photographers

I would never go round to a friend’s house for dinner and state “you’re a really great cook, you must have a really good oven!” All too often however, I hear people state when we are diving, “wow, you guys have a really good camera, you must take some great shots!” The simple truth is that taking photos underwater is [...]

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