June 12, 2021

Crossover to NAUI for FREE!

As a boost to help the diving industry, NAUI are still offering a FREE Instructor cross-over course together with five free certifications to all Instructors. This can include Open Water, Advance, Rescue, Nitrox and various other specialities and can be mixed and matched so all five do not necessarily need to be for the same […]

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The Philippines wins World’s Top Dive Destination Award!

Congratulations to the Philippines for being recognised as the World’s Leading Dive Destination at the 27th World Travel Awards! The World Travel Awards serves to acknowledge, reward and celebrate excellence across all sectors of the global travel and tourism industry. Read more about diving in the Philippines in our latest publication Philippines Dive Adventures. The […]

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Mark Milburn’s Cornish Wreck Ramblings, Part 13: Dollar Cove, just what is the ‘truth’?

Reprising our popular series of Cornish Wreck Ramblings by Mark Milburn… Part 13: Dollar Cove, just what is the ‘truth’? For many years treasure hunters have been searching for the fabled “Dollar Cove” wreck. Dollar Cove’s actual name is Jangye Ryn; it got the name “Dollar Cove” from the silver pillar dollars, pieces of eight, […]

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Floating education center empowers next generation in Indonesia

Here at Conservation International, many of our marine conservation activities are grand in nature, focused on connecting distant ecosystems and forging ambitious international policies for ocean health. But on the other end of the spectrum, we have projects like the MV Kalabia — our floating education center in Indonesia’s Raja Ampat archipelago.

Announcing the Winners of Scubaverse.com’s November 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 November 2020 Underwater Photo Contest is, click here. To find out who the winner of Scubaverse.com’s November 2020 Underwater Video Contest is, click here. […]

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November 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: Kelp Dreams by Colby Kammerer Winning Video: I don’t know……I have picked a winner this month four times now and keep changing my mind. Sometimes I feel this should be a showcase of films rather than a competition and each video have […]

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November 2020 Photo Contest Winner and Review

WINNER CHOSEN AND REVIEW BY SCUBAVERSE.COM’S UNDERWATER PHOTOGRAPHY EDITOR NICK ROBERTSON-BROWN WINNER: 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 (photography is all about light) and […]

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