Archive for the ‘Scuba Careers’ Category

Family Ties: A My PADI Story

Thursday, February 25th, 2016

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Words and photos by Rainer Jenss, PADI Open Water Diver and President & Founder of Family Travel Association. My wife and I became PADI certified in the summer of 1993, right before our wedding day.  Why?  Because we wanted to go scuba diving during our honeymoon, which took us to […]

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Protecting the Galapagos: Roberto Ochoa and the Pristine Seas Project

Tuesday, February 23rd, 2016

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Roberto Ochoa is a PADI Divemaster and Ecuadorian marine wildlife videographer committed to the protection and preservation of the ocean and environment and all marine life. Recently, he has been working with the National Geographic Pristine Seas project, launched in 2008 by National Geographic Explorer-in-Residence Dr. Enric Sala to “find, survey, and […]

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The Journey to Becoming a PADI Instructor, Part 4

Friday, February 12th, 2016

“My world changed the minute I decided to become a PADI Open Water Diver. Little did I know that I would one day I would be traveling and diving around the world for a living. My PADI allows me to follow my passion.” – Nadia Aly In the conclusion of […]

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Museo Atlantico: Spain’s Newest Underwater Museum

Thursday, February 11th, 2016

All works and photographs courtesy of Jason deClaires Taylor  Jason deCaires Taylor installs the first phase of sculptures in Museo Atlantico, the first underwater contemporary art museum in Europe and the Atlantic Ocean. Situated in clear blue waters off the coast of Lanzarote, Spain. The unique, permanent installation is constructed 14m beneath the […]

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An Insight into my Journey Beneath by Christine Drane

Friday, January 29th, 2016

Christine Drane, from Essex in the UK, has written about her love of diving and her journey towards becoming a PADI Professional in Koh Chang, Thailand. After completing my Divemaster course on Koh Samui, I knew what I wanted to do and where I wanted to go. Diving had taken a […]

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