My Dive Diary

Chronicling my underwater explorations one dive at a time

Dives #32 & #33: For the Sake of Good Record Keeping

I’ve been absolutely negligent and I’m not proud of this. I’d be lying to myself if I pretended I’d actually write extended blog posts on either of the dives I … Continue reading

June 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

Dive #31: The Silt Out

It’s been a while since my last post, or my last dive. New job. New hours. Less time. But I’m giving this another go. Just to recap, my second to last dive … Continue reading

March 15, 2015 · Leave a comment

Scuba Diving Magazine’s Shark Guide

Turtles are my favorite animals to observe underwater but sharks are by far the most thrilling to encounter. A shark siting turns any dive from great to supercalifragilisticexpialidocious and I will quite … Continue reading

August 2, 2014 · Leave a comment

Dives #29 & #30: Diving in Playa del Carmen

Dive #29: July 24, 2014 Dive Site: Chunzumbul Reef, Playa del Carmen, Mexico Depth: 40 ft Dive Shop: Scuba Playa, Calle 10 Btwn 5th & 1st Ave., Playa del Carmen … Continue reading

August 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

Dive #23: Not Every Dive is Perfect

February 8, 2014 Dive Site: Maverick Wreck, Caribbean Sea, Tobago Dive Shop: Undersea Tobago, Coco Reef Beach Resort, Tobago Depth: 100 ft Highlights: None  Dive No. 23 goes down in history … Continue reading

August 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

Dive #28: Officially an Advanced Open Water Diver!

July 7, 2014 Dive Site: Coconut Bay Depth: 30 ft Dive Shop: Undersea Tobago, Coco Reef Beach Resort Highlight: Apparently I’m a navigation pro. That is all. Navigation was my final adventure … Continue reading

August 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

Dive #27: Adventure Dive – Underwater Photography

July 7, 2014 Location: Diver’s Thirst Dive Shop: Undersea Tobago Depth: 70 ft Highlights: Logged my first official underwater photography dive. Managed to capture a sting ray (not a great shot but … Continue reading

August 1, 2014 · Leave a comment