Team The chosen articles from our current issue

Hitler’s Titanic

Hitler’s Titanic

By Leigh Bishop - When disasters at sea are under discussion, the names that inevitably come to mind are those of the Lusitania and Titanic. The name Wilhelm Gustloff is rarely mentioned! From 7000 to 10,000 people perished when the Gustloff, a former Nazi Liner was …

Macro TTL Photography

Macro TTL Photography

By Steve Miller - These types of images can be taken with virtually any camera system. If you use a compact point and shoot camera, try using macro mode, and if you don’t use an external flash, a modeling light like the Gamma will help your camera work faster, and take …

SY Fiji Siren – A Liveaboard Dive Adventure

SY Fiji Siren – A Liveaboard Dive Adventure

The two hour drive north from Nadi Airport to Raki Raki is known as one of the most picturesque in Fiji. The road undulates over lush green fields, through villages and small townships before emerging on the coast where it skirts the mangroves and crosses several shallow rivers …

Editorial by Dave Moran

Kina, kelp mowers. NZ Navy, a wet blanket?

What amazing weather New Zealand has been experiencing! In Auckland the garden has hardly seen a drop of rain in the last month. Very little rain equates to clear coastal waters for divers to follow their passion be it hunting and gathering, sightseeing or capturing your diving adventures on camera. With the photographic digital revolution still running at breakneck speed many divers are having a crack at …

Also in this issue

New Zealand Dive Destination, Bay of Islands
Spearhead Spearfishing National results
Thailand Kho Tao – Dive Capital of the World.
Vanuatu Exploring Virgin Dive Sites
Cook Islands One to put on your To Dive List
New Caledonia Le Corail – wreck
Niue There more to Niue than meets the eye.
Solomons Discovering WWII Aeroplanes
Tonga Humpbacks and more
Festival Mondial Images 2014
Soundings News
Gear Bag Product News
DEMA uncovered
Visability product review Beuchat
Book worm New releases review
Diving the Web
Doctor Dive Dive Medicine
Think Tank Cave diving
Digital Imaging
Under current What’s happening New Zealand
Under current What’s happening Austrailia

Cover details:
Manta over diver: Photographer – Richard Akhtar-
Camera: Nikon D100
Lens: Sigma11mm full frame fisheye: Manta Reef – The Great Astrolabe Reef, Kadavu

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