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From the Field: Cousteau Then & Now

The legendary Jacques-Yves Cousteau was a champion of the underwater world and a pioneer of underwater imaging. His legacy lives on

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Cenderawasih’s Secrets

Well into the 21st century, we imagine the age of species discovery to be over. The great expeditions, which filled museums with new specimens, are at an end. Remarkably, northern Papua’s Cenderawasih Bay has kept its secrets for millions of years. Here, numerous indigenous fishes evolved in its out-of-the-way waters, which have only recently been discovered by western science. 

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Conservation: Saving the Mantas of Komodo

From communities to governments to the private sector 

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From The Field: Dolphin Dalliance

A stingray shoot in the Cayman Islands gets spiced up by a cheeky dolphin with a fondness for divers.

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Intermediate: Photographing Pelagics

Fast-moving pelagic species won’t pose for your camera, so you’ll need to work smart to come home with great images

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The Heart of a Mission
Putting pricks behind bars

The Sea has been the draw of my life since I first learned of her presence. One cold winter day when I was six years old, our family went to the movies. Little did I know this outing would set the course of my life. The film was Disney’s version of the Jules Verne classic 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea. I was enthralled by the action unfolding on the giant silver screen, to the point where I felt physically tired by the time the movie ended.

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Journey with Sharks
Demystifying speculations

At the age of 12, I received my first “goggles, snorkel and flippers” for Christmas and soon afterwards, on a rock fishing day out with my dad, I snorkelled over a reef for the first time. I was amazed at how many pretty reef fish there were and just how far I could see. Snorkelling opened up a new world for me with excitement, adventure and exploration; it was a very healthy sport, together with the rewards of lobsters and fresh fish, all along our coast, not far from my back door.

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It’s Shoaltime
Philippines: Moalboal; Iconic Gauge: 7
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From Giants to Dragons

Journey around Asia-Pacific for encounters with the charismatic creatures that inhabit these marvellously diverse waters, from the biggest to some of the most minute

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A Light in Dark Places

Cave diving demands the highest standards in safety – a meticulous approach to equipment and planning. But the rewards are bearing witness to some of the most exquisite formations to be found anywhere on Earth.

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