November 14, 2011

Diving at the Blue Hole in Dahab shallow

The Blue Hole in Dahab, South Sinai, Egypt is famous for deep dives and The Arch. But  it’s also very beautiful if you stay shallow. Especially on the right hand side are stunning corals in between 2 and 15 metres. … Continue reading

October 13, 2011

A Blue Spotted Stingray at a cleaning station

During a dive in Gili Air I saw something new. A Blue Spotted Stingray at a cleaning station. Trying to sneak towards the scenario as slow as possible I was able to take one shot. It really looks amazing how … Continue reading

August 30, 2011

New diving website online: idc-course.com

We are really happy to announce that our friend and PADI Course Director Marlies Lang just went online with her brand new and own website: idc-course.com We are double happy as we (Carmen and Juergen) created the website for Marlies … Continue reading

August 26, 2011

How to choose gases for deep dives!

There are some rules we should follow:   max pPO2 for the bottom gas = 1.4 bar, on dives deeper than 100msw better less (1.0 – 1.3) 2. max END = 40 msw or less (40msw is ok for the … Continue reading

August 11, 2011

PADI: Earn the 20 Millionth Diver Certification and Win a Trip to the Great Barrier Reef

The PADI organization will soon issue the 20 millionth diver certification. In recognition of this milestone, PADI Regional Headquarters around the world are giving a dive trip for two to Australia’s Great Barrier Reef aboard the  Spirit of Freedom to … Continue reading

July 30, 2011

Stunning dives at Ras Mohammed national park in Sharm El Sheikh

Well this was a really good day out. Rich, JP and myself equipped with DSLRs did two really nice dives at Ras Mohammed. That was a great day out – thanks guys! Here some of the bounty I could gather … Continue reading

July 16, 2011

Help needed: Try to save some Dive Sites in Dahab

The community of Dahab is calling for help from everybody. This petition is to the the governor of Sinai know that both locals and internationals alike are not happy that building is being allowed that will deny divers beach access … Continue reading

December 11, 2009

ICON HD: dive computer from Mares gets own website

Mares has annouced a fully dedicated website for the dive computer ICON HD. The new website includes a simulator and divers can play around with it outside of the water. The electronic underwater buddy comes with a color display. Divers … Continue reading