Times Square, New York City, 360 panoramic

Life in 360: Dirty Jersey

Sep. 1, 2019 by

Times Square, New York City The Spirit of Discovery Soulwater Productions was born from a spirit of adventure and exploration. Its primary emphasis is definitely on the underwater world. But long before I discovered diving I had itchy feet and

Drone shot of Mount Agung volcano, palm trees, lush green landscape, Bali, Indonesia

My Indonesian Love Affair

Jun. 1, 2019 by

Mount Agung, Bali My Indonesian love affair I have a strange and conflicting relationship with Indonesia. How I feel about this vast and mind-boggling country is a little like how one feels about a lover. Like every love affair it

Stone fish on night dive

How to Learn Night Photography

Nov. 1, 2018 by

Stonefish Why dive at night? Night dives are a fascinating but often intimidating form of diving for new divers. Add the complication of underwater photography and it becomes even more of a challenge. But underwater night photography can be very

Beautiful Napoleon Wrasse / Maori wrasse fish

Catch me if you can

Oct. 1, 2018 by

Photo by Tom Hart Catch-and-release fishing: Torture by another name I apologise in advance. This month’s blog is going to be a little bit of a rant. A well informed balanced argument culminating in my very strong opinion. I see

Bali Diving Academy

Bali Diving Academy

Aug. 27, 2018 by

Promotional video for Bali Diving Academy showcasing the resorts and diving in six locations around Bali. Pemuteran and Menjangan offer incredible wall diving, a beautiful BioRock house reef right off the beach and sites covered with huge sea fans and a myriad of unusual marine life. Tulamben is most famous for the Liberty wreck, but also has a great wall dive and wonderful macro life. Amed is macro heaven but also has some unique sites such as Pyramids and with huge fields of garden eels and man-made reefs that are home to schooling fish and many strange critters. Padang Bai has a wide variety of reefs with beautiful corals, great macro and turtles as well. And Lembongan has to be one of the most famous dive locations around Bali, famous for its manta interactions, beautiful coral gardens, currents and cold water which bring the pelagics and masses of schooling fish onto the reef. This is also an IDC center and what better place to learn to become a dive instructor?

Enter at your own risk

Jul. 1, 2018 by

Bull Shark at Beqa Lagoon, Fiji A Contentious Issue Sharks are some of my favourite ocean creatures. It is always a thrill to see them on a dive. Shark feeding is definitely an issue which divides people. The most common reason

Favourite Dives: Fiji

Jun. 1, 2018 by

Palm tree paradise Islands of Dreams Fiji has always been that dream place that I never quite reach. Which you might think strange since I lived there for 4 months and have returned to visit. But I feel I have

Favourite Dives: Little Cayman

May. 5, 2018 by

Island Paradise I lived for seven years in the Cayman Islands and in the end the government had to prize me out to get rid of me. I didn’t want to leave. But there is a time limit on everything.

Favourite Dives: Komodo

Apr. 1, 2018 by

Komodo National Park: View from Labuan Bajo Komodo National Park:  Are you brave enough? Komodo is one of the most famous National Parks in the world.  Most memorable for me are the incredible colours of the coral reef and the

Blue Marlin Promotional Video

Blue Marlin Promotional Video

May. 11, 2017 by