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Article and tutorial on ambient light underwater photography, by Todd Winner - the first in a series on wide angle underwater photography.
I shot with ambient light for almost a year before using my first (tiny) strobe. This taught me a lot about the balance between ISO, Apertures and shutter speed. Read this great article on ambient light wide angle shooting:D
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This story about a great white and shark culling, written by 13 year-old Sebastian, is a great example of how education can help preserve our oceans.
The longer you dive for, the easier it is for you to spot a diver in the crowd. Here's how you can spot both newbie and old time divers anywhere!
Follow these 15 simple but essential steps for proper scuba regulator maintenance. Look after your regulator, and your regulator will look after you!
This scuba cartoon is especially for all our scuba diving friends who'll be having babies soon, have just had one, or are thinking of having one :D
We've been using our GoPro Hero Black for just over a year to make our underwater videos. Here are the settings we've found work best underwater.
We will be diving the pristine and exciting Brothers Islands on our Red Sea Liveaboard Safari this year. Read more about these southern reefs here.
The fourth site we will be diving at the Cape Town Dive Festival will be Partridge Point. Discover more about this diverse dive site here.
There are lots of things that get said on a dive boat....here's some of the things we've heard divers say, which they probably shouldn't have.
underwater photo tips for shooting moray eels
A total ban on diving has been proposed for the Betty's Bay Marine Protected Area. Let's stop this from happening! Find out more here.
Read all about our latest news here, including the proposal to ban diving in a local MPA and our plans for diving this upcoming long weekend.
Read here for an update on the proposed ban on diving in Betty's Bay MPA. Citing confusion around the proposal, all is not as it appears. Or is it?
Cow and Calf is a beautiful dive site, 10 minutes from Harbour Island, Gordon's Bay, Cape Town. Great for photography and scuba diving of all levels.
Nudibranchs are beautiful to see, fun to search for and make fantastic photographic specimens. Find out more about these fascinating creatures here!
Have you tried to take underwater selfies and photos of yourself underwater before? Find out here how to take great underwater selfies like a pro!
Here are some of the tricks used by professional underwater photographers to take really great underwater photos of scuba divers and diving models.
A whale shark that appeared to be in distress has been gently towed out to sea near the Stompneus Bay harbour in the Western Cape, the National Sea Rescue Institute says.
So, do you think you might be addicted to scuba diving? Check out these 15 sure tell signs to find out if you are a scuba addict!
I thought this was an April Fool's joke until I saw the date this was published on!
Here is the feedback on the public meeting regarding the re-zoning of the Betty's Bay MPA, held at the Crassula Hall in Betty's Bay on 27.3.2014.
The original concept document for the re-zoning of the Betty's Bay MPA has been amended and the no-dive proposal has been removed. Here's the latest.
Pinnacle dive site in Gordon's Bay is one of our most popular dive sites, famous for its nudibranchs. This is Cape Town scuba diving at its best.
Read all about Friskies Pinnacle, one of the sites we will be taking divers to during the 2014 Cape Town Dive Festival.
The Giannis D is one of our favourite wrecks in the Red Sea. Read more about the most famous wreck of the Sha'ab Abu Nuhas Reef here.
We are fortunate to be able to dive with broadnose sevengill cowsharks in Cape Town. Find out more about these smiley sharks here.