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Dive Insurance. Why We Offer It Completely Free With Courses!

Dive Insurance. Why We Offer It Completely Free With Courses!

Whether you are looking to do just one day of diving or plan to learn how to dive, you want to be covered for diving. Dive insurance can be expensive however. DAN dive insurance is one of the best and most comprehensive covers out there. Do you need such comprehensive scuba diving insurance? In fact, do you need diving insurance

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Is Nitrogen Narcosis Dangerous? Let’s Get Narced And Find Out!

Is Nitrogen Narcosis Dangerous? Let's Get Narced And Find Out!

As a dive instructor I love to experience narcosis. Seeing other divers affected by narcosis is pure joy. This state is referred to as “being narced”. Sometimes people are afraid of it. Adrenaline junkies seek it out. As a result there are many questions surrounding this phenomena. In particular, is nitrogen narcosis dangerous? What is Nitrogen narcosis? What are the

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Is Scuba Diving Safe In Thailand: Scuba Diving Safety Rules

Is Scuba Diving Safe In Thailand: Scuba Diving Safety Rules

Scuba Diving is often considered a dangerous sport. People that do not dive would often assume it is dangerous. It is classified as an extreme sport by most insurance companies. It is healthy to respect water. As humans we are unable to breathe underwater. Therefore a diver is dependent on their equipment and training in order to survive. This dependency

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Try Scuba Diving In Thailand – Take Your First Breaths Underwater!

Try Scuba Diving In Thailand - Take Your First Breaths Underwater!

When you meet people while backpacking through South-East Asia, they often recommend diving. It is on many bucket lists and gap year must do’s. Maybe you are still wondering if you should try scuba diving in Thailand? This article will debunk some of the mysteries and concerns people have when considering a try dive. Where exactly in Thailand should you

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How To Equalize Your Ears While Scuba Diving Like A Pro

How To Equalize Your Ears While Scuba Diving Like A Pro

Excited to try Scuba diving on your next trip? Most of us have read some horror stories about scuba diving before. Plenty of scuba diving scenes in Hollywood movies end in disaster. A certain apprehension is natural. After a bit of “googling” around you feel ensured enough, until you enter the landing phase on your flight. Now your ears start

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How Much Water Should I Drink Per Day? You Might Be Surprised..

How Much Water Should I Drink Per Day? You Might Be Surprised..

This week my blog is going to be a very simple one. Drink more water! It amazes me the amount of people that don’t drink anywhere near enough water, some people do not even reach their daily water requirement over the course of a week. Our bodies are made up of around 60% water and we are constantly loosing it.

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Isolating Underwater Photography Subjects: Pro Photography Tricks

Isolating Underwater Photography Subjects: Pro Photography Tricks

The underwater world, as beautiful as it is, is a war zone. Every creature on the reef is in a constant fight for food and shelter and on the watch for larger predators. Many species main defence is camouflage so that potential predators won’t notice them. This makes it a fun and rewarding challenge to find them. However it makes

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SCUBA Diving Acronyms: Know The Common Ones & What They Mean

SCUBA Diving Acronyms: Know The Common Ones & What They Mean

You will inevitably come across acronyms when you are around a diving school. You might have even heard some of them before. But what do they actually mean? In the list below you can find some of the most commonly used scuba diving acronyms: ADT – Actual Dive Time When we calculate our dive time using the RDP we refer

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Experimenting With On Land Photography

Experimenting With On Land Photography

Recently, I have been experimenting with shots beyond the underwater world. Land photography has never been my forte and since becoming a professional photographer, the ocean has been my main focus. I have, therefore, come to realise that in order to be more qualified and versatile I want to extend my photography skills by varying my subjects. To be a

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12 Ways To Avoid Seasickness When Scuba Diving: What Works & What Doesn’t

12 Ways To Avoid Seasickness When Scuba Diving: What Works & What Doesn't

During a bit of a rough ride to Koh Tao you got seasick on the ferry and now you are worried about getting seasick when taking a diving course. Very valid concern. Seasickness is often described as true misery and the fear of it alone can cripple people completely. But never mind there are many ways to avoid seasickness when

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