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Happy Compromise

archive – CaribbeanHappy Compromise Keeping everybody happy doesn’t have to mean settling for second-best, says HENLEY SPIERS COMPROMISE CAN SEEM an ugly word, implying the need to make do with something…

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Farnes – First Impressions

UK DIVER Farnes – First Impressions It’s British diving at its most iconic, off the coast of Northumberland – words & photos by first-timer HENLEY SPIERS THE FARNE ISLANDS are…

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Rhapsody in blue

…take a chance off Cornwall, because you never know your luck. HENLEY SPIERS enjoys an auspicious start to his UK diving career I GOT BACK INTO THE RIB ELATED, and…

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Black Backgrounds & Happy Buddies

archive – PhotographyBlack Backgrounds & Happy Buddies How can you take memorable photos and be a good dive-buddy? The fashionable art of snoot-shooting has led HENLEY SPIERS along a path he…

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Healthiest reef in the world?

…– but it wasn’t always that way, says HENLEY SPIERS ONE YEAR LATER and now engaged, Jade and I are back in the Philippines. Fathers-in-law have a stereotypically daunting image,…

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Now that’s an over-under shot!

Henley Spiers. The other category-winning photographers were Jinggong Zhang (Animal Behaviour), Tyler Schiffman (Reefscapes) and Ipah Uid (Compact Camera). Placed images can be seen at http://wetpixel.com/contests or http://www.divephotoguide.com DIVER magazine’s…

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Adventures in Ringflection

PHOTO DIVER Adventures in Ringflection HENLEY SPIERS was looking for a new challenge in underwater photography, and his quest began in a hardware store Mouth-brooding cardinalfish against the purple skirt…

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Beautiful rays as the sun sets and Henley’s group has Los Islotes to themselves (and the sea-lions, of course).
Holy Spirit

Jacques Cousteau called it ‘the Aquarium of the World’. They told HENLEY SPIERS that sea lions, mobula rays and whale sharks were guaranteed. The Sea of Cortez was a place…

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Never mind the Threshers!

PHILIPPINES DIVER Never mind the Threshers! The words ‘Malapascua’ and ‘thresher shark’ have become inseparable, but it shouldn’t be the case, say Henley Spiers & Jade Hoksbergen – even without…

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Backyard Babbacombe

UK DIVER Backyard Babbacombe He has moved from the Coral Triangle to the West Country but does HENLEY SPIERS regard it as a comedown in terms of diving? Not a…

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Baby Diver

PREGNANT DIVER BABY DIVER Father-to-be HENLEY SPIERS decided that he needed a better understanding of diving and pregnancy ON A LIVEABOARD IN THE RED SEA, I found out that Jade…

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