San Juan Wreck Dive, Cebu, Philippines 2014

Diving San Juan Ferry wreck is always cool! Only 45min boat trip to Liloan which is at the north of Mactan Island. Sea conditions were quiet good. When we arrived at the spot, luckily the wreck buoy was in place. Sometimes even with GPS it can be tricky because there is many buoy around very nearby so it is easy […]

PADI Tec Sidemount Diver Course

PADI Tec Sidemount Diver Course is perfect for technical divers who like to use sidemount configuration while diving in overhead environment. Some caves are so small that even very good backmount divers will have no choice but to switch to sidemount. The last thing we want is to damage our tank valves or celling of a fragile cave. Sidemount configuration […]

Diving Marigondon Cavern on Mactan Island

Marigondon Cavern is one of my favourite dive sites on Mactan Island. No matter how many times I have been to this cavern, there is always something new to see. This was my first time to spot a huge decorated crab inside the cavern so my dive buddy Tony, we were very happy and of course to video it was […]

Dive Under The Sun in the Philippines

Scuba diving in the Philippines is really fun. Warm water, great visibility all year round and friendly people makes perfect vacation for all levels of divers. With such a huge underwater diversity it cannot get any better. Wanting to have those great shots of frogfish or pygmy seahorse? We have it all here on Mactan and nearby islands of Cebu. […]

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TDI Extended Range Diver Course

TDI Extended Range Diver Course allows you to execute decompression dives to maximum of 55m on AIR and decompress on either nitrox or oxygen. Sidemount configuration is recommended for those who are planning to take Advanced Wreck or Cave Course as the next step. As you see on the video it is very important to have a correct set up […]


Equipment

Halcyon Defender PRO 200 Spool

Halcyon Defender PRO 200 Spool

Halcyon makes great products. Defender PRO 200 spool is a very streamlined safety reel and spool in one. There is 200 ft or 60 m of line available which should be enough for many technical divers. This very low profile reel is just perfect. It can be attached at the back of the crotch strap together with the lift bag. […]

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Marine Life

Harlequin Frogfish

Harlequin Frogfish

When it comes to extraordinary and hard to findĀ  the Harlequin Frogfish is one of them. Also known as anglerfish this amazing sea creature is a true predator. They can be found all over the Philippines and this particular frogfish picture was taken a while ago at Cabilao Island in Bohol. To be honest without a help of a local […]

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Project Baseline

Kontiki – STATION 1

Kontiki – STATION 1

STATION 1 is a great example of that Project Baseline works. By recording videos or taking pictures over the years we can really see what things looked like and how much it has changed. This is just the beginning and we have already established many other stations at Kontiki House Reef. More videos on YouTube Channel of Project Baseline Cebu. […]

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Courses

Fundamentals of Technical Diving

Fundamentals of Technical Diving

Technical diving is more popular than ever before. Most of leading training agencies are offering entry level and advanced technical diver training. I got my first tec experience when I was already scuba diving instructor and I must say switching from recreational type of scuba gear configuration to diving with doubles and the long hose was not that easy. There […]

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