This is the moment when 15-year-old Kamron Matthews became the youngest-ever surfer to ride the world-famous Cornish Cribbar wave. ...more
The December edition is packed with the best content from the marine world, PLUS our readers stand the chance to win a Chris Benz Depthmeter Chronograph 300m worth €490. You can get your copy from UK newsstands or order it on www.buydive.com. ...more
A pair of captive-bred Sand Tiger Sharks - the first in the Northern Hemisphere - arrived from South Africa's uShaka Seaworld in Durban. ...more
DIVE Magazine November 2015
Essential Safety Equipment
DIVE Magazine 20th Anniversary Edition - September 2015
A History of Dive Watches
The timeless qualities of the dive watch and why it's popularity has endured despite advances in technology.
Now in it's 25th year Cyprus' most famous wreck dive is celebrated during 'Zenobia Week' ...more
To celebrate 20 years of publishing DIVE we are producing a deluxe, collectors' print edition.... ...more
Plymouth City Council and the National Marine Aquarium are joining forces to tackle the issue of loan sharks in the city.
The Council launched its loan shark awareness campaign with National Marine Aquarium and the National Illegal Money Lending Team.
The ‘Say No to Fishy Finance’ campaign aims to warn local people of the dangers of using loan sharks and being made aware of the alternatives. The local initiative is also being backed by the national Illegal Money Lending Team. ...more
Please follow the link for more photographs: www.neilhopephotography.com
Hand-reared macaroni penguin Yoyo is fascinated by scuba diving and when Dive Supervisor Derek Youd enters the water the 18 month old seabird is sure to follow and join in the fun. ...more
Living Coast's 18 month-old macaroni penguin Yoyo makes the headlines as he accompanies Dive Supervisor Derek Youd during the popular attraction's Penguin Dive Experience........ ...more
I was recently involved in an online video campaign by insurance company Simply Business to bring greater recognition to small businesses. See if you're able to spot me ...more
See DIVE Magazine's January 2014 edition for a Florida special. ...more
DIVE's latest free digital edition is available for download now at www.divemagazine.co.uk ...more
DIVE Magazine's latest edition available for download now at www.divemagazine.co.uk ...more
Blue sharks off Cornwall. ...more
Vist the wreck of the Zenobia in DIVE's June edition. ...more
DIVE Magazine's 'Best of the Med' special available now for free download at www.divemagazine.co.uk. ...more
Download the latest edition of DIVE magazine for free at www.divemagazine.co.uk ...more
West Highland terrier Molly joins owner and submarine inventor Chris Garner for the maiden voyage of his £750,000 MSC Explorer semi-submersible watercraft. ...more
A team of amateur treasure-hunters believe they have found the missing link between the remains of a Dutch merchant vessel wrecked off the south coast of England in 1721, and a rare Samurai sword forged over three centuries ago in Japan. ...more
San Francisco launch of the new GoPro3 ...more
Diving Images' Top 10 Tips for Underwater Photography ...more
Chiltern Divers kick off the British Sub-Aqua Club's new anti-litter campaign. ...more
A unique 360 degree film featuring Tom Daley to be shown as part of the London 2012 Cultural Olympiad held at Weymouth for the duration of the Olympics. ...more
Nearly 1000 baby lobsters are to be released by scuba divers on the protected remains of Penlee Point's 17th century Coronation wreck ...more
Ray Ives, 75 has been scouring the seabed for anything which glittered - even gold- his whole life. His extraordinary collection of dive gear and treasures salvaged across his lifetime has now become the subject for a new film. ...more
Lundy Splash-In 2011
The Lundy Splash-in 2011 held over the August Bank Holiday weekend coincided with the island's 40th anniversary as a marine nature reserve.
The 26 entrants competed in three different categories with Owen Atkinson's seal image, taken on a borrowed compact camera, winning the overall prize.
See the Galleries section for the winning photographs.
Coronation Wreck Project
The remains of a 300 year old warship have recently been opened up to the diving community after a 30 year wait. See the August edition of DIVE magazine - on sale now.
A 25 year old epileptic turtle is recovering after a 300 mile round trip from her home at the National Marine Aquarium to undergo an MRI scan to identify the cause of her health problems. ...more
Mewstone Summer Spectacular
Plymouth Sound's Mewstone features in the July edition of DIVE magazine - on sale now.
Lundy’s third annual underwater Splash-In photography contest - Saturday 18th June 2011 ...more
The UK's only penguin dive experience. ...more
Wreck Heaven in the March 2011 edition of SportDiver
Whitsand Bay's popular wrecks HMS Scylla and James Eagan Layne in the March 2011 edition of SportDiver on Sale 12th Februay
First underwater classroom for National Marine Aquarium ...more
DIVE magazine: The Medes Islands marine reserve
Explore Spain's Medes Island marine nature reserve in the October 2010 edition of DIVE magazine - on sale from 22nd September
Plymouth's National Marine Aquarium becomes the first UK aquarium to display Spotted Eagle Rays. ...more
The British Splash-In Championship - 2010, organised by the British Society of Underwater Photographers (BSoUP), will take place on Saturday 3rd July at Mount Batten, Plymouth, Devon. ...more
Spirit of Sam Bassett gig launch
The official launch of the Torpoint Rowing Club gig "Spirit of Sam Bassett" named in memory of 20 year-old Rifleman Sam Bassett of 1 Platoon, A Company, 4th Battalion The Rifles, who died in Afghanistan.
See the 'Vessels' gallery for more pictures.
Diving in Croatia - See the May 2010 issue of DIVE magazine
Wrecks, reefs, caverns and caves, plus an amazing underwater museum featuring Greek amphora from the 2nd century - all in the May issue of DIVE.
Jump into UK diving with Red Sea holiday specialists Blue O Two. ...more
Uemis SDA review - February edition SportDiver
See the February edition of SportDiver for my review of new Uemis SDA dive computer.....
Read the October '09 issue of DIVE magazine for your guide to a popular shore dive in Mevagissey, Cornwall and also take an underwater tour with the accompanying video. ...more
The National Marine Aquarium took delivery of over 1000 marine exhibits - believed to be the largest shipment to come to the UK- when they travelled to Ocean Park, Barbados to collect a number of species including nurse and blacktip sharks, tarpon and barracuda. ...more
The winners of the BSoUP Splash-In Championship 2009 were announced at the National Marine Aquarium, Plymouth on Saturday July 4th. ...more
DIVE Magazine: Shore Thing Haybrook Bay, Devon
See the August 09 edition of DIVE magazine for details of shore diving at Haybrook Bay in Devon.
PADI SEAL TEAM
Diving for kids - the PADI Seal Team - See the August 09 edition of SportDiver magazine
Meet one year old Newfoundland dog Shadow who accompanies owner Dave Stewart on his regular kayaking trips. ...more
A baby boom of seahorses at the NMA as two different species produce offspring within weeks of one another. ...more
On a recent diving trip to the Adriatic I was interviewed as part of a news feature on scuba diving for the Croatian public television channel HRT (Hrvatska radiotelevizija).
Brave eight year old Lydia Cross who lost her legs to meningitis met with Olympic diving sensation Tom Daley to promote her sponsored swim in aid of injured servicemen charity 'Help for Heroes.' ...more
The British Splash-In Championship - 2009
Organised by the British Society of Underwater Photographers in association with the National Marine Aquarium
Mount Batten and the National Marine Aquarium, Plymouth, Devon on Saturday 4th July 2009 ...more
Checking out the Canon 5D MK2..... ...more
Standard Dress diving at Mevagissey, Cornwall ...more
For over four months an illegal fishing net lay off a popular diving site in Plymouth Sound, trapping marine life and condemning its victims to a slow, lingering death. ...more
The sinking of the Don Pedro container ship off the island of Ibiza has created a monster wreck dive to rival the best in the world. ...more
A picturesque fishing village on Cornwall's Rame peninsular makes the ideal spot to combine a family day out with an easy-going shore dive. ...more
Octopus at the National Marine Aquarium are given 'educational toys' to stimulate their natural curiosity. ...more
As part of his ongoing BS-AC training, Blue Peter presenter Joel Defries visited the south-west to dive artificial reef HMS Scylla. ...more
Conger eels at the National Marine Aquarium
Feeding time for the congers at the NMA, Plymouth as featured in the Western Morning News.
Who said all the best diving is to be found in the summer?
Winter diving at the Eddystone in the February edition of DIVE magazine...
On Sale now. ...more
See the latest images in the Galleries section. ...more
December edition DIVE magazine
In Dive this month - SHOREthing - my visit to Fort Bovisand to kick off the first in a new series featuring the UK's best shore dives.
On Sale Now...
Olympic diver Tom Daley at Seaworld, Florida.
Fourteen year old Olympic diving prodigy Tom Daley visited Seaworld in Orlando, Florida by invitation to dive at the opening of the popular Blue Horizons dolphin show.
See what else he got up to in the gallery section....
Upcoming from www.divingimages.co.uk......
Things hopefully coming up in the next couple of months or so whales and dolphins, possibly manatees, maybe even the odd shark, artistic pinipeds and a how-to guide on setting up an inexpensive underwater video system.
The King of Rock and Roll has been spotted alive and well at the National Marine Aquarium, Plymouth. ...more
BS-AC's Top Ten UK DIving Site's Survey
The British Sub-Aqua Club have released details from a survey over 40,000 divers listing their top ten favourite sites as part of Try Dive 2008, a campaign to recruit new members to the sport.
Meet Coombe Martin Wildlife & Dinosaur Park's resident Californian Sealion. ...more
Due to the recent weather (or lack of it) I'll be looking at something a little different over the next few weeks or so..... ...more
Join me as the members of Plymouth Sound BS-AC they discuss their top ten local dives.
Check out the August edition of DIVE magazine to see their favourites - on sale now. ...more
The winners of the British Society of Underwater Photographers were announced at the National Marine Aquarium, Plymouth on Saturday 12th July. ...more
The British Splash-In Championship - 2008, organised by the British Society of Underwater Photographers (BSoUP) in association with the National Marine Aquarium, will take place on Saturday 12 July at the Mount Batten Centre and the National Marine Aquarium, Plymouth, Devon. ...more
Basking sharks off Bigbury Bay, Plymouth. ...more
Bottlenose dolphin Cookie is reunited with playmate Sleekie. ...more
Recently spent a good days diving Hand Deeps for the Western Morning News at the invitation of Plymouth Sound BS-AC. ...more
DIVE magazine - Brittany Diving
"Vive La Difference"
Join me on a trip to dive the wrecks of Brittany from Mike Rowley's liveaboard vessel MV Maureen in the May '08 issue of DIVE magazine and now available via the Links section..
It's the 26th anniversary of the The Marine Conservation Society and to celebrate the MCS Plymouth Local Group is holding an open photographic competition this year, that everyone can get involved with.
The theme of the competition is, "Marine Conservation - the good, the bad and the ugly". Photos should illustrate some aspect of marine conservation - this could include beautiful coastal landscapes worth conserving, people working in conservation, marine or beach pollution or litter, marine related animal or plant species at risk. ...more