Anantara Medjumbe Island Resort & Spa, Mozambique
Gorgeous Private Island resort in a remote region
Dive Damai, Indonesia
Indonesian luxury liveaboard with nationwide routes
Divezone, Lombok: Dive centre with several bases in southern Lombok, Indonesia
Eco Divers, Manado and Lembeh Straits: Dive centres in Northern Sulawesi, Indonesia
Emperor Divers, Egypt: Dive centre and liveaboards working throughout the Egyptian Red Sea
Fish 'n' Fins, Palau: Dive centre partnered by Ocean Hunter liveaboards
Layang Layang, Malaysian Borneo: The lone resort in the Sprately Islands
Lembeh Resort: In the heart of Lembeh Straits
Loloata Island Resort, Papua New Guinea: Near Port Moresby, small island resort
Nautilus Explorer: Luxury liveaboard trips to Guadalupe, Socorro, California and Alaska
Manta Dive: On Gili Trewangan, Lombok, dive centre with bungalows
Master Liveaboards: Modern fleet of vessels diving in the Pacific.
Siren Fleet: Traditional Phinisi schooners with routes around Asia and the Pacific
Kevin Reid is the camera magician everyone needs to know. We wouldn't trust our underwater camera equipment to anyone else. He is also expanding into equipment sales and is full of very good, down-to-earth advice.
AtlasOmega is a newly developed website led by another American dive buddy, Calvin Tang. It's focus is to explore and showcase the last known boundaries of our natural world. There are tales of faraway places and fantastic adventures both topside and underwater. This is a website for a slow wander through it's image rich pages
Cameras Underwater: underwater cameras and video equipment plus advice, news and events.
Footprint Travel Guides
Well, obviously we work for these guys so it's hard not to recommend them. But genuinelly, we do feel Footprint guides are up there. Their authors DO actually travel to the places they talk about, background is well researched and informative.
FujiFilm UK: compact digital cameras with dedicated housings.
H&B in Portland Oregon
With the big change from film to digital way back when, there were
a lot of us looking to stock up on items that are no longer in current catalogues or even to test drive some of the newer digital photographic equipment that seemed a bit pricey. Try contacting our friends at H&B Jewelry & Loan in Portland. They have a good turnover of old and new photo equipment so you'll be surprised at what you can get this way – and at good prices.
We were introduced to Cindi La Raia over a decade ago by dive legend, friend and mentor, Larry Smith. A truly helpful operator she will only book what she knows is right for her clients. Based in San Francisco, Cindi also runs Africa Discovery.
Blue o two
Based in the south west of England, this agency is a dedicated dive operation with worldwide travel specialists and also a fleet of liveaboards in various countries. They have their own vessels in the Red Sea and Maldives and are affiliated to the Siren Fleet elsewhere.
Knowledgeable and informative, this European-run online booking service gives impartial advice on diving in all areas of Southeast Asia, Australia, the Red Sea, the Maldives and Fiji.
Dive Worldwide are based in Hampshire in the UK. Led by Teresa Bennett, this full-service travel company promotes a broad range of diving destinations and has very knowledgeable diving staff.
Dive Advice Travel
Based in Valbonne, Southern France, Dive Advice is run by American expat and fluent French speaker, Dom Macan.
With offices located in Madrid, Spain, this company is run by award-winning underwater photographer, Felipe Barrio.
All about the best scuba diving destinations, dive centers, dive sites, UW photography and news.
Some of the underwater photography gallery albums on the SeaFocus site were made with jAlbum...