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Sharks of the Dark – Behind the Mask

We spent an incredible week working with the folks at Behind the Mask and A Cotton Photo during our Great Hammerhead season in Bimini. Here’s an awesome video from our night dive during the trip.  Leave your thoughts in the comments below. You can learn more about our dive...
shark diving with caribbean reef sharks

Shark Diving Capital of the World: The Bahamas

From the Bahamas National Trust and PEW Sharks are in trouble globally, and there are few locations where healthy shark populations still exist. The Bahamas is one of these rare exceptions. Because of the ban on longline fishing gear in the 1990s, Bahamian shark populations...
shark diving legislation

Bill in Congress to Ban Baited Shark Dives

You can read the full details in the bill in the red box below, but here are the main points related to shark diving: “it is unlawful for any person— to engage in shark feeding; or to operate a vessel for the purpose of carrying a passenger for hire to any site to engage in shark...
deep look into the mouth of a tiger shark

He Went Face-to-Face With Tiger Sharks

Make sure you take a look at this article in the June 2016 issue of National Geographic magazine.  We were excited to work with Brian Skerry and Glenn Hodges over 2 seasons as they worked to construct the article.  We had some amazing Tiger Shark encounters at Tiger Beach as well...
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15 seriously useful cheat sheets for every photographer

Here’s a neat set of 15 photography cheat sheets we found from the folks over at brightside.me. Have a look and feel free to post your thoughts/comments below. Enjoy! Everybody who picks up a camera should know this. Source: 15 seriously useful cheat sheets for every...
tiger shark at tiger beach bahamas

Don’t bite the hand that feeds

The team and UM published an article in March 2012 called Don’t bite the hand that feeds: assessing ecological impacts of provisioning ecotourism on an apex marine predator. The article represents a strong scientific look at the the potential impacts of “shark...
dead tiger shark

BNT Speaks out against the Needless Killing of Sharks

From The Bahamas National Trust: The Bahamas National Trust (BNT) has been made aware of the killing of a mature tiger shark in the Exuma Cays in early March. The BNT would like to remind the general public that the killing of sharks is currently illegal in The Bahamas. Although...
Lion fish envenomation

Lionfish Stings – Treating | iDive Blog

Here’s a great list of recommendations for dealing with a lionfish sting. As the invasive species continues to flourish in the Caribbean, diver’s are finding themselves running in to these guys a bunch. While we’re supposed to wipe them out (since they’re...