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  • Dive Logbook: Why You Should Keep One
    October 6, 2021

    Dive Logbook: Why You Should Keep One

    The whole diving process is an amazing adventure with a never-ending amount of beautiful moments you’d like to remember and important details you need to keep in mind. Thus, if diving is not just a one-time thing for you and you want to improve your skills or even become a professional, it is highly advisable to keep track of your practices, hence the need for a logbook. In fact, there are many more reasons why you should keep a logbook. Let us look at a few of them.
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  • Shearwater Research Peregrine Dive Computer Review
    September 29, 2021

    Shearwater Research Peregrine Dive Computer Review

    Shearwater Research, a Canadian brand known for designing and manufacturing high-tech computers, targeted mostly towards professional divers, has recently released a new computer model - the Peregrine. This time, the device was manufactured with the needs of the everyday diver in mind. It is simple, user-friendly, and easily accessible with a very keen price point.
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  • Handy Things to Do With Your Wetsuit Instead of Trashing It
    September 20, 2021

    Handy Things to Do With Your Wetsuit Instead of Trashing It

    A wetsuit is an important piece of gear for divers, snorkelers, and surfers alike. The main function of a wetsuit is to keep you warm in the water. So, thanks to its great insulating properties, neoprene has become the primary material used in the manufacturing of wetsuits. That being said, neoprene is basically a synthetic rubber and is not biodegradable, which means that it is better to keep it out of landfills for as long as possible
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  • Scuba Questions: What Is a Pointer Stick
    July 13, 2021

    Scuba Questions: What Is a Pointer Stick

    Known by many names - including the muck stick, the reef stick, the lobster or tank tickle stick - the humble scuba pointer is one of the most versatile accessories you can have at your disposal while diving. This short stick is usually made from fiberglass or an anti-corrosive sturdy metal, such as stainless steel. Some models come with a noise maker on one end and/or a hole for a lanyard on the other.
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  • Beginner Tips: Everything You Need to Know About Dive Weights
    June 29, 2021

    Beginner Tips: Everything You Need to Know About Dive Weights

    A proper weight system is an important part of every diver’s gear setup. Choosing the right amount and type of dive weights can make or break a dive, however many beginner scuba divers struggle with the task. In particular, there are a few common issues divers face in regard to weights - not being able to calculate how much weight they need to wear on a dive; not knowing what type of weights to use and how to distribute them properly; failing to adjust the amount of weight they wear as conditions or gear change.
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  • Scuba Essentials: Underwater Writing Devices
    June 4, 2021

    Scuba Essentials: Underwater Writing Devices

    Whether you are a new diver or an experienced dive professional, every now and then, you’ll find the need to write something down underwater, be it a quick message to a buddy, the species of fish you’ve encountered, a map of your dive site or some information for your logbook. Here is where various underwater writing devices come into play. Dive slates, scuba notebooks, magnetic boards, and wrist slates are all useful tools that facilitate underwater communication, education, and data collection.
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  • Packing Your Scuba Gear for Travel
    June 2, 2021

    Packing Your Scuba Gear for Travel

    Packing your scuba gear for travel can be quite a chore. You need to make sure everything fits in your bag, valuable and fragile items are protected and you are under the airline weight limit (if you’re traveling by plane). So, here are a few tips on how to get all of your gear around the world safely without breaking the bank.

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  • Snorkeling, Scuba, and Freediving Fins: What's the Difference
    June 1, 2021

    Snorkeling, Scuba, and Freediving Fins: What's the Difference

    Whether you're into snorkeling, scuba diving, spearfishing or freediving, fins are among the most essential pieces of equipment to have. They help you easily move through the water both on and under the surface. That being said, fins come in a variety of shapes and sizes, each designed for specific conditions and activities. In this article, we’ll share a few key differences between the various types of fins on the market so that you can decide which design will work best for your sport.

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