DIVE Magazine Winter 2015/16 now on sale

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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

Here's a preview of this issue's articles.

California dreaming...?
Jaw-dropping photos of the weird, wonderful and bizarre by Michael Zeigler & Todd Winner

Never meant to be seen
Brian Kakuk explores the Crystal Caves of Abaco in the Bahamas

Water Column
Douglas David Seifert encounters the wide-eyed and whiptailed thresher shark

Video equipment
It has never been easier to film underwater. Neil Hope looks at the latest solutions and presents a round-up of the kit needed to take your video to the next level. Plus some handy tips and techniques


Briefing | Artist Zaria Forman • New Underwater Breathing System • Shark Bytes • Pick Your Seat • Underwater Jet Pack & Bite-Back Calendar

The Ubiquitous Fish | Graeme Gourlay tells an extraordinary tale of evolution

Moments | Contributors choose their standout dives from the Maldives

Alluring | The curious world of the frogfish

The Water Book | A fascinating insight into H2O

Pamela | Columnist Pamela Stephenson Connolly takes a dive in a DeepSee submersible

It Happened To Me | Matt Waters handles the pressure

Marine Curios | The deep ocean worm

COMPETITION | Win a Chris Benz Depthmeter Chronograph 300m worth €490