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Hit the nail on the head: photographing hammerheads

Sharks are always a highlight on a dive trip. And if that shark is a hammerhead, you can guarantee smiles on everyone’s face. However, they tend not to be the best sharks for photographers, especially if you encountered them in the blue.

Dumaguette Workshop with Martyn Guess

Dumaguete Underwater Photography Workshop – Atlantis resort – with Martyn Guess 30th April to 11th May 2017   The group arrived in the resort mid morning on the 30th April in glorious sunshine. The weather was fantastic virtually the whole time we were in the resort apart from one very rainy evening. Having set up […]

Packing your electronics: tips for the flight home from Egypt

Packing is one of the most stressful bits about any holiday. Increasingly, us divers have more and more electronics too in our kit bags. So how can you pack to ensure you comply with the current rules laid out by the UK FCO on flights coming to the UK from Egypt? Caroline was our packing […]

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That’s a moray!

I look at a moray sticking its face out of a hole on the reef and the image of a witch always comes to mind. Just like that witch with her green skin and big nose, morays have beady little eyes, generally look a bit miserable and long faces. They are not the prettiest creatures we encounter, but […]

Pucker up! Shooting sweetlips

The Challenge Swim along most tropical reefs in the Indo Pacific and you will see a group of sweetlips sheltering around a coral or against the reef. With their inquisitive look and big mouth, these brightly coloured fish are always a good subject to spend some time on. They can be found in small schools or as […]