Diving PNG

Belinda and Elephant Ear Coral by Des Paroz on 500px.com

I was surprised today to see blog post from DeeperBlue on Diving Papua New Guinea, featuring one of my images from a trip my wife and I made there in 2006.

We love PNG, and have dived at Kavieng, Kimbe Bay (Walindi), Milne Bay (Tawali) and Tufi. These are all amazing diving locations, and I am happy to see one of my images being used to promote diving in this part of the world.

With that said, a bit of advance notice and link back would have been nice!

Grant W Graves—the guru of Soggy Science

My friend and mentor Grant W Graves is not only a diving guru[1] but is also a degree qualified marine scientist. In the diving world, Grant is one of the foremost connectors in the industry. He literally knows everyone in diving.

Last December Grant launched a new initiative—Soggy Science. Soggy Science is a weekly video roundup of news about the aquatic world.

Divers everywhere will enjoy the way he makes nerdy topics fun and approachable.


  1. Grant is a PADI Course Director; a Technical Diving Instructor-Trainer with PADI and TDI; a DAN Examiner; and is President of the US Freediving Association among other qualifications.  ↩