Announcing the Winners of Scubaverse.com’s June 2020 Underwater Photo & Video Contests

Another great month for entries in both contests – your underwater photos and videos are just getting better and better! Thanks to all who entered. To find out who the winner of Scubaverse.com’s June 2020 Underwater Photo Contest is, click here. To find out who the winner of Scubaverse.com’s June 2020 Underwater Video Contest is, […]

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June 2020 Photo Contest Winner and Review

WINNER CHOSEN AND REVIEW BY SCUBAVERSE.COM’S UNDERWATER PHOTOGRAPHY EDITOR NICK ROBERTSON-BROWN WINNER: A Mother’s Love by Cedric Peneau When judging any underwater photography competition, the first thing I do is ask of each image: Is it in focus? The main subject has to be pin sharp. Is it exposed correctly? I then look at lighting […]

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June 2020 Video Contest Winner and Review

WINNER CHOSEN AND REVIEW BY SCUBAVERSE.COM’S EDITOR-AT-LARGE AND RESIDENT UNDERWATER VIDEOGRAPHY EXPERT JEFF GOODMAN Winner: Youngsters by Catrin Pichler Winning Video: This has been the most difficult choice I can remember! I probably say this often but it’s true. So many excellent films and so much hard work and talent gone into them all. Congratulations […]

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Video series: REEFS GO LIVE with The Central Caribbean Marine Institute – CCMI – Part 12 (Watch Video)

Missed our introduction to this series? Watch it here… Part 12 in our series of educational videos from CCMI: How Do Scientists Grow Corals? – Frame Cleaning. Join our underwater educator Katie for a dive at the CCMI coral nursery. We will learn why scientists are growing coral, and we will observe a hands-on demonstration of […]

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Video series: REEFS GO LIVE with The Central Caribbean Marine Institute – CCMI – Part 12 (Watch Video)

Missed our introduction to this series? Watch it here… Part 12 in our series of educational videos from CCMI: How Do Scientists Grow Corals? – Frame Cleaning. Join our underwater educator Katie for a dive at the CCMI coral nursery. We will learn why scientists are growing coral, and we will observe a hands-on demonstration of […]

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Mysterious historic artefacts to be X-rayed to reveal their secrets

The X-ray and analysis of objects including those recovered from historic shipwrecks and archaeological sites will take a major leap forward thanks to a £150,000 grant from The Wolfson Foundation. The grant to Historic England for high power and high resolution X-ray equipment offers exceptional potential for analysing objects which are covered in thick concretions, […]

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What are Marine Paints?

Ferries, boats, ships, other water vehicles, as well as other structures that are generally exposed to water use waterproof marine paints or marine coatings. The special paints give them protective layers against moisture such as rain, freshwater, saltwater, or brackish water. Offshore oil rigs are coated with marine paints as well to prevent the metal from rust and corrosion. Read more…

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6th Annual PADI Women’s Dive Day: Celebrating connections with each other and the Ocean

Over the last five years, PADI® Members have hosted nearly 4,000 PADI Women’s Dive Day events around the world. In doing so, the PADI Family has changed thousands of lives, expanded the dive community and made the underwater world more accessible to all. On 18 July 2020, the dive community will come together again from […]

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Join Paralenz for live presentation on the new Vaquita

On Tuesday 30th June at 18:00 CET (12:00 EST), Paralenz welcomes you to join them for their live product presentation hosted on Facebook. Co-Founders & Product Developer, Martin Holmberg, and Partnerships Manager, Jacob Dalhoff, will present the new Vaquita in all its details. They will also talk about the camera’s interaction with the Paralenz App […]

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Join Paralenz for live presentation on the new Vaquita

On Tuesday 30th June at 18:00 CET (12:00 EST), Paralenz welcomes you to join them for their live product presentation hosted on Facebook. Co-Founders & Product Developer, Martin Holmberg, and Partnerships Manager, Jacob Dalhoff, will present the new Vaquita in all its details. They will also talk about the camera’s interaction with the Paralenz App […]

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Oonasdivers announce 2021 Atlantis Puerto Galera Photography Workshop with Alex Tattersall

Dr Alex Tattersall, the active and award winning underwater photographer and founder of Underwater Visions, has teamed up with Oonasdivers to offer a fantastic Underwater Photography Workshop for 2021. Alex is the importer and distributor of the excellent Nauticam range of products for the UK, France and Ireland. This puts him in the perfect position […]

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Oonasdivers announce 2021 Atlantis Puerto Galera Photography Workshop with Alex Tattersall

Dr Alex Tattersall, the active and award winning underwater photographer and founder of Underwater Visions, has teamed up with Oonasdivers to offer a fantastic Underwater Photography Workshop for 2021. Alex is the importer and distributor of the excellent Nauticam range of products for the UK, France and Ireland. This puts him in the perfect position […]

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A Postcard from Curaçao | Episode 13 | All West Apartments (Watch Video)

Welcome to Episode 13 where we are visiting All West Apartments and Diving in Westpunt with a long-time friend, Sarah Wuensche, who is a passionate travel blogger, a diver and a special contributor to Taucher.net.  Although, we cannot experience the incredible sunsets, starry skies, and dive the mind-blowing house reef together right now, our combined […]

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Dive Pirates launch Virtual Challenge to celebrate diving while landlocked

In its 16th year of celebrating life after injury and changing lives through adaptive diving the Dive Pirates Foundation found a fun way to continue one of its trip traditions while awaiting the lifting of travel restrictions which delayed the annual trip to Cayman Brac. “This year we’ve kicked off the ‘Virtual Deep Down Challenge’ […]

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