We scuba dive only by virtue of technology. Diving equipment directly affects our comfort, efficiency and safety underwater and at the surface. And yet, despite our dependence upon it, we often overlook diving equipment’s importance, a case of not seeing the wood for the trees. Like most experienced divers I have owned and rented lots of scuba gear, but I have also taught people to use it, sold it, written about it in books and reviewed it for diving magazines. In my experience there is a huge information vacuum that this new guide, Diving Equipment: Choice, maintenance and function by Jonas Arvidsson fills perfectly. It is one of the few diving titles out there that everyone should own and, in my view, should be a required text for those diving professionals working in instruction, supervision or sales. Continue reading ‘One of the few diving titles that everyone should own’
Thanks to Dave and Leo at Ocean Leisure for hosting this event and for helping the night go so well and to Alex Mustard for his opening address and support for the book. Click here for details about “Winning Images with Any Underwater Camera” by Paul Colley.
Photos by Dave Coyle: dmgcoyle.co.uk. Continue reading “Winning Images” Launched at Ocean Leisure Cameras