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There are a lot of great companies orientated towards scuba diving and over the years we have worked
with many. The ones reviewed below are those that have supplied great services and are run by or recommended by people that we know and trust.

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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.

Atlas Omega
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.

Dive Discovery
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.
Comprehensive, online dive portal with an extensive booking system that covers worldwide liveaboards and resorts.

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
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.

Ultima Frontera
With offices located in Madrid, Spain, this company is run by award-winning underwater photographer, Felipe Barrio.


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