Press releases

Malaysia to Host the Hottest & Coolest Dive

The 12th Malaysia International Dive Expo (MIDE) 2017 will see diving
Agencies and other scuba diving related industries all under one roof.

Deepblu Releases COSMIQ Anniversary Update

The award-winning COSMIQ Dive Computer and the Deepblu social network for divers receive major functional updates extending functionality and improving user experience.

Lembeh vs Gulen - Round 2

Two eminent pro underwater photographers join The SHOOTOUT as team captains for 2018.

Greatness Deserves Recognition

Do you have a colleague that has made a significant contribution to the Diving Industry? Don't let them go unrecognized! Nominate them for the 2017 Reaching Out Award today!

Announcing Emperor Divers Flash Sale

HUGE savings on Maldives liveaboards PLUS some winter warmers for the Red Sea

AIDE 2017 - Where Fun Meets Business Opportunities

Undeniable Growth. The business of diving is one that is rapidly growing. As a sport, recreational activity or for research and conservational purposes, the fact is we simply cannot... more

SILENCE OF THE SHARKS calls on diving instructors

SILENCE OF THE SHARKS is a unique project which joins hundreds of global organizations in an attempt of providing endangered sharks of the world with a voice. The shark community is on the brink... more

The Artificial Reef Society of British Columbia & Catalyst Paper announce plans for historic artificial reef project

The Artificial Reef Society of British Columbia (ARSBC) and Catalyst Paper (Powell River Division) are pleased to announce a joint effort to pursue the conversion of four surplus vessels into... more

Ocean Maps creates 3D interactive dive site maps in Palau

Ocean Maps, an Austrian startup, is creating the world’s first interactive, 3D maps based on accurate geographic data for divers and dive shops. The team measures with sonar, satellite and video... more

SHARKNET: Safer and Social Diving

We ran into the posts of this new device for divers and, as we understood that it has nothing to do with keeping away sharks, we began to look at it more closely.
We discovered a high tech,... more

SUBAL announces the special edition of underwater housings - SUBAL NAVY line!

SUBAL NAVY line housings are made of high quality, light weight aluminium in marine standard for salt water. Special hard anodizing layer as final surface protection is resisted on scraches and... more

Introducing The AQUATICA A6500 Underwater Housing

The Aquatica A6500 is a housing designed to be small, compact and easily handled just like the camera that it is designed for. With 24.2 MP stills and 4K video capabilities coming in at a retail... more

Buddy Dive Dominica Proudly Presents: Ned & Anna DeLoach

Buddy Dive Dominica is happy to announce that Ned & Anna DeLoach, authors of the Reef Fish Identification and Behavior books, will visit Dominica in the first 2 weeks of June, 2017.

New World record in free diving under the ice

There are two different types of free diving – the better-known free diving for depth and the lesser known free diving for distance. But in both disciplines the divers use just one breath to get... more

The Arenui announces a Special Manta Ray Cruise in Komodo

Join us for an 11 night Manta Special cruise in Komodo! We will have a marine biologist and manta expert from the Marine Megafauna Foundation (MMF) onboard to teach you all they know about manta... more

Solomon Islands Dive Expeditions Sponsors Largest Photography Contest in Solomon Islands History

Solomon Islands Dive Expeditions along with our sister-company Dive Munda, is hosting the largest photography contest in Solomon Islands history. With over $22,000USD ($1.7 million SBD) in prizes... more