Amateur divers dive for their own pleasure. But there are those for whom this is a completely different matter: work, and also difficult. From commercial divers to underwater forensic investigators, we spoke with five brave men and women who make a living by diving, and whose safety depends only on their knowledge, skills and experience.
Nuclear Power Diver
Commercial diving is work underwater, usually in a hard hat and with a surface air supply system. This lesson covers a number of different professions, but perhaps the most spectacular of them are those Continue reading
Conquerors of sea waves and underwater depths, chasing their dreams, are ready to overcome any distance. These courageous, desperate and slightly crazy people travel for adventure anywhere in the world. Fortunately, there are plenty of such places on the globe today. Where to go for fans of surfing and diving? Here are the most suitable countries for these sports.
The best countries for diving Experienced diving enthusiasts say: if a person dives to the depths of the sea at least once, he cannot live without it. The adrenaline he receives while on the seabed cannot be compared with anything. I want to feel this feeling again and again. Therefore, divers go for extreme sports even thousands of kilometers from their home. Most often, divers choose the following countries Continue reading
Can you imagine the marine industry, which is engaged in a thousand people, while all of them are women and collect the catch using dives to hold their breath, using simple tools for this? This community has indeed existed for many centuries on Jeju Island (South Korea). And I think I’m very lucky. After all, I managed to catch a glimpse of it with my own eyes. Here are some photos of my meeting with henyo, along with excerpts from my research on them. I would like to tell you my story and gladly share my impressions of the ancient roots of freediving ….
The waters of Korea have a long history of diving for breath-holding. Seafood here is extremely valuable from a commercial point of view and is an integral part of Korean culture. These peoples went to the seas Continue reading