Following Dr David Gruber’s discovery of the bio-fluorescent hawksbill sea turtles near the Solomon Islands, film-director Klaus Obermeyer was inspired to witness these special creatures himself. Together with a team of 45, Obermeyer began his mission to capture the bio-fluorescent turtles with Canon’s new ME20-SF low light camera. It was a gamble – these creatures [...]
The Australian giant cuttlefish, Sepia apama, is the largest cuttlefish in the world and aggregates in the cold waters off Point Lowly, Whyalla, South Australia. The annual event, commencing in May through to July, brings hundreds of thousands of cuttlefish in search of a mate to the waters off Point Lowly – the only place [...]
With Beijing Ocean Week coming to a close, the team is now preparing to bring the festivities to Shenzhen for the inaugural Shenzhen Ocean17 Festival! Apart from the regular Film, Book, Image, Art, and Science festivals, the ADEX team is introducing a fresh line-up of programmes to celebrate the beginning of this venture. Mermaid Festival [...]
After two intense rounds of live judging, we are proud to announce the winners of this year's ADEX China Voice of the Ocean. Compact Camera Photo of the Year First Place Winner, Compact Camera Photo of the Year, Ricky Shushu (Hong Kong) Second Place Winner, Compact Camera Photo of the Year, Owen Yen (Taiwan) Environmental [...]
OK, so you messed up on your first dive of your holiday, didn't listen to the pain in your ears, and now you've got middle ear barotrauma. Your ears feel "full" (they are: with blood and mucus) and you can't hear too well. But you feel fine, and equalising is no longer a problem. Can [...]
The second annual Solomon Dive Festival 2017 invites all divers to join in the celebration from 2 to 7 October 2017. Held at the western province of the island, this year marks the 75th anniversary of the battle for Guadalcanal – the day the nation of Hapi isles gained their freedom. Visit the unspoilt reefs of the [...]