My first article for Unterwasser magazine is now available in print and is looking great! You can read the digital version of the article here: Top Tips For Safe Diving With Sharks (German)
Technical diving developed from a form of cave diving and typically involves dives that are beyond 40 meters (131 feet) deep or extend in an enclosed environment beyond 40 meters from the entry point. It involves
Following on from my earlier article about Hawaii banning the sale of sunscreens that damage corals, I have been researching reef-safe/natural sunscreens to try. There are a variety of brands to choose from, some of
Have you tried muck diving yet? Whilst the name doesn't sound appealing it's a unique type of diving gaining popularity around the globe. Why go muck diving? It is a great type of diving for
Featured on SportDiver: It was World Environment Day on June 5th and the focus this year was on how we can #BeatPlasticPollution. World Environment Day is the United Nations’ most important day of the year
Featured on Sport Diver: It can be challenging going on a scuba diving holiday with children but there are some great scuba diving destinations perfect for every type of family looking for an ocean adventure.
Featured on Scubadiverlife: Did you know sunscreens containing oxybenzone have a toxic effect at a concentration equivalent to just one drop in six-and-a-half Olympic-size swimming pools? Oxybenzone and octinoxate (both common ingredients in sunscreen)
Featured on Scuba Diver Life: Dive vertigo is an extremely unpleasant sensation. What’s the best way to avoid it or manage it if vertigo strikes when you’re underwater? Find out more about my top tips
Featured on DeeperBlue: Did you know orcas can grow up to 8 meters (26 feet) long and can weigh an impressive 6 to 9 tonnes? Once thought to be one species, there are in fact
Featured in Scuba Diver Life: As divers we all know time with the ocean, or any water, is relaxing. But did you know it also improves focus, creativity and innovation? Find our more about the
Featured in Scubadivermag: Have you checked out the best places to dive in May? There are some fantastic dive destinations to visit at this time of year and it is one of the best
Feature in Sport Diver: Happy International Biological Diversity Day! Let's keep protecting the biodiversity hotspots of the world and the premier dive sites they contain for generations to come. https://www.sportdiver.com/top-5-biodiverse-scuba-diving-destinations
There is a population of blue whales living in the Taranaki Bight of New Zealand. Studies have confirmed there are approximately 700 blue whales there and they are genetically distinct from other blue whale populations.
Featured on Scubadivermag: Night diving is an entirely different experience to diving during the day and offers the chance to witness night-time marine life and unique behaviours. Descending into the water as the sun goes down
Featured on DIVE UK: Technical diving has become increasingly popular in recent years and is a great option for divers who not only want to go deeper, but also want to learn advanced dive skills.
Featured on SportDiver: Who wants to go diving in the Seychelles? There are 115 islands to explore, cloud forests, coral and granite-based reefs and an abundance of beautiful dive sites. Check out LiveAboard.com for their
Featured on SportDiver: It has been great to see my top tips for cage diving with sharks featured on SportDiver recently. I really admire this publication and it is a privilege to be a part
Featured on Scubaverse: There are many PADI dive specialties to choose from to continue diver education; from the unique Mola Mola, Mine and Hot Spring Diver courses to the popular Deep, Peak Performance Buoyancy and
Featured on Scubadiverlife: Scuba diving in Djibouti is a well kept secret and yet it has incredible whale shark experiences and pristines reefs to explore. Find out more: https://scubadiverlife.com/best-scuba-diving-dijibouti/
Featured on Dive In: Scuba diving in Belize is synonymous with the Blue Hole dive and yet Belize also has dramatic walls, drop-offs, diverse marine life and healthy coral reefs to explore. There are
Featured on LiveAboard: The site of Abu Nuhas in Egypt is known at the Ships Graveyard and is a submerged reef famous for its wrecks; the Giannis D, Chrisoula K, Kimon M and Rosalie Moller.
Featured on LiveAboard: Wall diving is exhilarating and there is nothing quite like hovering at the edge of a wall and watching the vast inky depths of the ocean below. It offers the opportunity to
Featured on Scubadivermag: Liveaboards aren't just for experienced divers; there are some great liveaboards for new divers to enjoy whilst gaining confidence in their new dive skills. https://www.scubadivermag.com/travel/dive-travel/top-liveaboards-for-new-divers/
Featured in EZDive magazine: EZDive is a beautiful print magazine that is distributed to 18 countries and is very popular in the Chinese and Asia Pacific regions. It has been a privilege to work with
Featured on Deeperblue.com: The ninth ADEX expo occurred this month and was focussed on shark conservation – the first marine creature ADEX was dedicated to back in 2010. With the trade in shark products estimated
Featured on Liveaboard.com: I loved researching and writing this article about ice diving. It is a cold but incredible type of diving! https://www.liveaboard.com/diving/scuba/ice-diving-essentials
Featured on Scuba News: Scuba diving is great fun, but divers can experience dive anxiety at times. I used to suffer from chronic dive anxiety and trained as a scuba instructor to overcome it. I
Featured on Sportdiver.com: There is nothing I enjoy more than writing about sharks! Creating this article for Sportdiver about five lesser-known, and incredible, shark species was definitely a writing highlight for me. Check it out
I was interviewed recently by BBC Wildlife Magazine , alongside Steve Backshall and Bite Back, for a feature on shark conservation. I had a great time discussing why we still fear sharks, the role of the