Category Archives: Scuba Travel

50. PADI Equipment Specialist course, the Paris Agreement of 2015 and Where Will Your Next Dive Be?



The PADI Equipment Specialist course is a combination of electronic learning and classroom that can be either in person or virtual. This course is not a service technician course. Rather it is designed to give you the knowledge of how and why certain pieces of gear work. You will learn the benefits of owning your … Continue reading 50. PADI Equipment Specialist course, the Paris Agreement of 2015 and Where Will Your Next Dive Be?


47. Underwater Camera Practice, NOAA’s Coral Reef Strategic Plan and Your Next Dive is in Aruba



When is the last time you had your underwater camera system out. If it has been a while you might want to consider taking it out, making sure it was properly cleaned before you put it in storage, and that you do an inventory of all the components. Then familiarize yourself with how to put … Continue reading 47. Underwater Camera Practice, NOAA’s Coral Reef Strategic Plan and Your Next Dive is in Aruba


44. A discussion on decompression theory, Diving Against Debris, and Your Next Dive takes you to Cayman Brac



Decompression theory is the study and modeling of how inert gas gets from our lungs to our body and then how it is released from our body. All decompression models have evolved from the work by John Scott Haldane. Haldane introduced the concept of tissue compartments that take on nitrogen at different rates called half-times. … Continue reading 44. A discussion on decompression theory, Diving Against Debris, and Your Next Dive takes you to Cayman Brac


41. Scuba Air Quality, Project AWARE Week 2020, Your Next Dive – Coco View Resort, Roatan



Scuba air quality is imperative in diving. Scuba grade air must adhere to the Compressed Gas Association (CGA) standards. The standard for scuba is Grade E and outlines the limits for contaminants in that air. Ensuring that your air meets these standard uses a three prong approach. The compressor must have routine maintenance, proper filtering … Continue reading 41. Scuba Air Quality, Project AWARE Week 2020, Your Next Dive – Coco View Resort, Roatan


38. Fen Johnson Part 2: His work with the Navy UDT and Your Next Dive takes you to Dutch Springs in Bethlehem, PA



In 1948 LCDR Fenimore Johnson again uses his expertise in underwater photography to work with the Navy’s Underwater Demolition team. The Navy doesn’t really believe that the divers can do all the things they report that they are doing. That is where Fen Johnson comes in. He will document their work using both film and … Continue reading 38. Fen Johnson Part 2: His work with the Navy UDT and Your Next Dive takes you to Dutch Springs in Bethlehem, PA