UnderWater Photographer

Under Water Photographer Spotlight: Frankie Grant

Tell us a little about yourself. The start of an eventful career usually begins at the bottom, and for me it was at the bottom of a quarry called Fantasy Lake, a few miles from my parent’s house in Raleigh, North Carolina. Diving hooked me after 30 minutes or so of floating around weightless with only slight brain freeze. That was 10 years ago as a sophomore in college. Working today as a PADI IDC Staff Instructor, it has been my [...]

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Dive Computers

The Dive Computer, an Essential Item You Should Own

The recreational dive computer has allowed divers to extend their diving as well as giving a better means to prevent DCI. The development and publishing of the recreational dive tables was one of the first steps that increased the safety of divers. These tables were a modification of the tables that the U.S. Navy had developed for their divers. For the recreational diver, the Navy tables had some fundamental even fatal flaws. Navy divers normally worked at one depth, they [...]

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Discover Scuba Diving

What Every Scuba Diver Should Know About Training Agencies

What is better, a Ford or a Chevy? That debate has been going on for over a hundred years and will likely still be going on a hundred years from now. On scuba diving message boards and dive boats around the world you will find a similar debate. What scuba diving training agency is the best? While the Professional Association of Diving Instructors (PADI) is the largest scuba diving certification agency in the world, it is not the only [...]

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Discover Scuba Diving

Discover Scuba Diving

See for yourself what scuba diving is all about! Try a Discover Scuba Diving experience in 1 day. Have you ever wondered what it is like to breathe underwater. If you want to find out but are not quite ready to take the plunge into a certification course, Discover Scuba Diving will let you try scuba to see if you like it. The Fun Part There is nothing like breathing underwater for the very first time. It takes a little getting used [...]

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Samui Island Divers

Our News Blog – Samui Island Divers

Here at Samui Island Divers we can offer you a vast range of dive tours to Koh Tao and Antong Marine Park most days of the week. The staff here at Lamai Scuba Diving have lived and work here diving since 2004 so we have a vast amount of knowledge to advise you on the best dive sites here to suit your needs. The boats we use are modern up to date catamaran which cruise to Koh Tao most [...]

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