Master Divers does Queen »

We’d been racking our brains trying to come up with an idea for a movie that would tell the world a little about us. This is what we came up with. Enjoy ! Once you have finished, scroll down and you can see the out-takes too ! (Don’t forget to sign up to the RSS ...
Posted by: Ayesha Cantrell on April 6, 2011 @ 12:19 pm Edit This
Filed under: Master Divers

A week through the eyes of a Scuba diving photographer! »

After a hiatus, we are going to resume the weekly dive reports here at Master Divers. We’d really like to share with you some of the amazing marine life that we get to see on a daily basis diving on Koh Tao in the Gulf of Thailand and what goes on underwater through the eyes [...]
Posted by: Rob Kelly - Photographer on August 18, 2017 @ 7:05 pm
Filed under: Diving on Koh Tao,Marine Life,Master Divers,Photography

Introducing Me! Master Divers New Eco Warrior! »

This week I have started the process of taking over from Josh Stephenson as Master Divers resident eco warrior, a tough act to follow! I’ll be taking over organising beach and dive site clean ups, running eco presentations, quizzes and movie nights, and getting involved in island and international eco projects. I know my parents [...]
Posted by: Hayley Pearce on August 16, 2017 @ 7:12 pm
Filed under: Diving on Koh Tao,Environmental/Conservation,Koh Tao Life

Cut out plastics by using a glass cutter! »

We have a brand new gadget here at Master Divers that will hopefully ‘cut’ our plastic usage over time. It’s a glass cutter! This gizmo allows us to safely cut glass bottles into glass cups, therefore reducing the amount of cups we may buy to use at our water refill station. Our New Gadget! Recycling [...]
Posted by: Josh Stephenson on August 8, 2017 @ 4:40 pm
Filed under: #RandomActsOfConservation,Environmental/Conservation

World Oceans Day 2017 »

June 8th 2017 was a day of annual oceanic celebration… it was WORLD OCEANS DAY! This is an international day to appreciate and care for our beautiful blue planet and help educate others and spread awareness of how vital our oceans truly are. Here at Master Divers, we need little excuse to arrange Marine Conservation [...]
Posted by: Josh Stephenson on July 27, 2017 @ 5:58 pm
Filed under: Environmental/Conservation,Master Divers

Sail Rock Trips »

Given that the conditions have been so great lately, coupled with the fact we’ve been having such an epic season for Whale sharks in the last month or so, we have been running more regular trips out to Sail Rock in recent weeks. What’s so great about Sail Rock you ask? Well…. Sail Rock is [...]
Posted by: Linzi Trafford on June 8, 2017 @ 6:06 pm
Filed under: Diving on Koh Tao,Uncategorized

Shark Guardian Diver Day »

  Master Divers is a registered Shark Guardian Diver Centre, 1 of only 3 on Koh Tao! Shark Guardian is a conservation charity actively involved in shark conservation, research and education. They host educational presentations around the world and introduce sharks to over 200,000 people annually. As a Shark Guardian dive centre we are passionate [...]
Posted by: Josh Stephenson on May 25, 2017 @ 3:03 pm
Filed under: Environmental/Conservation,Koh Tao Life

Underwater Photography and Bad Buoyancy: Don’t be THAT guy! »

“What kind of camera and equipment are you using?”   This is a question I get asked EVERY SINGLE DAY. Without fail. And while I am absolutely happy to answer and give the specifics of every single bit of equipment I have,  I am always a little wary about who’s asking – particularly if the [...]
Posted by: Rob Kelly - Photographer on May 11, 2017 @ 8:53 pm
Filed under: Courses,Dive Development,Photography

PADI Course Spotlight – Master Scuba Diver (The Black Belt of SCUBA Diving!) »

The PADI Master Scuba Diver rating is the highest non-professional level in the PADI system of diver education. It means that you have acquired significant training, knowledge and experience in a variety of dive environments, and is a fantastic achievement as well as being lots of fun! To sign off as a PADI Master Scuba Diver, [...]
Posted by: Linzi Trafford on May 9, 2017 @ 5:20 pm
Filed under: Courses,Dive Development,PADI

Earth Day 2017 »

  A year ago, Master Divers helped coordinate the hugely popular and wonderfully successful Koh Tao Earth Day 2016. This event invited our beautiful island community together to participate in a day of land and underwater clean ups for the benefit of our environment. So this year, alongside the collective support of our local government [...]
Posted by: Josh Stephenson on May 2, 2017 @ 4:39 pm
Filed under: Environmental/Conservation,Koh Tao Life,Master Divers

Experience, Safety and Standards at Master Divers »

When browsing for a good dive centre, certain words and phrases tend to stand out in reviews online. Who wouldn’t want to dive with ‘the safest’, ‘most professional’, and ‘best’ dive centre with the most ‘experienced instructors’? But what do these descriptions really mean? And how do you differentiate between a bunch of dive centres [...]
Posted by: Linzi Trafford on April 27, 2017 @ 3:31 pm
Filed under: Diving on Koh Tao,Equipment,Master Divers
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