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Underwater Tour Awards 2021 opens for entries with prizes worth $30,000 up for grabs, a group of local boys learn to dive in Fiji with Ra Divers, Dive Rarotonga team up with KOTO to train indigenous students, as well as celebrate becoming a PADI five-star IDC, and a new dhoni for Blue Force Fleet in the Maldives.
The experts at Divers Alert Network Asia-Pacific discuss getting potential issues with using a hot tub immediately after diving.
Don Silcock looks at the life of a true Australian icon – Rodney Fox, the legendary shark conservationist and great white shark expert, who hit the world stage after he was mauled by a great white.
The Philippines’ healthy coral reefs meet the rich fish population at Apo Reef, with an abundance of marie life, from macro critters to pelagic predators. Roni Ben-Aharon explains why it is such a diving hotspot.
Underwater photography guru Mario Vitalini goes back to basics, and runs through some hints and advice to get you back in the water after the COVID-19 lockdown.
The Solomon Islands
Well-travelled underwater photographer Neil Bennett waxes lyrical about the diving opportunities that exist around the Solomon Islands.
Divers Alert Network Asia-Pacific
This month, the experts at DAN Asia-Pacific look at oxygen toxicity for divers, explaing what it is, who is most at risk, and what you can do to lessen the potential issues.
Q&A: Simon Lorenz
We chat to Simon Lorenz about underwater photography, leading specialist dive trips, and why you don’t want to do a dive in Palau with your lens cap on…
2020 saw many diving destinations with Australia grow in popularity, and as Deborah Dickson-Smith explains, Christmas Island deserves all of the hype.
Underwater archaeology expert Mike Haigh discusses the skills and equipment necessary to remove smaller objects from historic shipwrecks.
First look at new products on the market, including the Hollis F1 LT fins in new colours, hoodies from Santi and Fourth Element, Scubapro’s MK19 EVO BT / G260 Carbon BT regulator, and the Thermovalve from Santi which combines a drysuit inflator and a connector for a heated undersuit.
This issue Scuba Diver Editor-in-Chief Mark Evans rates and reviews the Garmin Descent MK2i dive computer and Descent T1 transmitter.
Conservation projects in and around Australia, New Zealand and SE Asia – this issue, Meridian Adventure Dive explain why they support Project AWARE’s Dive Against Debris campaign.