Diving God’s Pocket Still Amazing

God's Pocket, Vancouver Island, British Columbia, Canada, cold water, scuba diving, green water, ocean, metridium, plumose anemone, diver, drysuit

Diving in God’s Pocket is still the most amazing cold water diving! Visiting in March is a chilly adventure for sure, but picturesque and soothing for the soul.
Check out Joel’s video with aerial images and underwater footage. We had sunshine almost every day, which is not the norm, but showcases the stunning beauty of the area.
Here are some of Jen’s underwater still images, showing the highlights of the dive trip.

This place is really very special, with a limited number of divers experiencing these rich emerald waters each year. We can’t wait to go back in 2020!
God’s Pocket Resort, we’ll see you again!

Join Us! Underwater Photography Wide Angle Workshop

Wide angle workshop at Boston Sea Rovers Clinic. Learn underwater photography.

Join us at the 65th annual Boston Sea Rovers Clinic in Danvers, MA!
On Saturday, March 9th, we’ll be teaching a wide-angle workshop for beginner to intermediate underwater photographers. Learn our techniques for underwater photography.

Join Us! Video Editing Essentials Workshop

Video editing essentials for underwater videographers

Join us at the 65th annual Boston Sea Rovers Clinic in Danvers, MA!
On Sunday, March 10th, we’ll be teaching a video editing essentials workshop for beginner to intermediate underwater videographers.
Learn our techniques for video editing.

Join Us! GoPro Shooting Techniques Workshop

GoPro video shooting techniques for topside and underwater

Join us at the 65th annual Boston Sea Rovers Clinic in Danvers, MA!
On Sunday, March 10th, we’ll be teaching a GoPro workshop for beginner to intermediate underwater videographers.
Learn our techniques for capturing amazing footage.

Ringing In the New Year Scuba Diving Revillagigedo Islands

Revillagigedo Islands, Socorro, Mexico, Solmar V, scuba diving, live aboard, eel, shark, blue water, ocean

There is no better way to ring in the new year than scuba diving in the Revillagigedo Islands! We had the good fortune to do so aboard the Solmar V where we always experience amazing diving and fabulous hospitality. Check out some of Jen’s underwater images from this trip here.

Turtles and More in Little Cayman

Little Cayman Hawksbill turtle underwater

Turtles, turtles and more! Just back from a week of scuba diving in Little Cayman where every dive was filled with exciting marine encounters. Not only did we see numerous turtles, but also nurse sharks, Nassau grouper, Southern stingrays, lobsters and schooling fish everywhere! Check out the gallery of some highlights!

New Branding and Website for Lembeh Resort

Lembeh Resort, luxury dive resort in Indonesia

Longtime client Lembeh Resort wanted a new look for their print marketing and web presence to reflect the recent renovations completed at the dive resort. Newmediasoup designed the new logo which elegantly communicates their strong commitment to the ocean and land. We also designed and developed their new, modern website. For more information regarding our logo design and/or web design and development services, contact design@newmediasoup.com

Ocean Metaphor – Unexpected Life Lessons from the Sea

Authors Cathryn Castle Garcia and Gui Garcia's book about marine animal anthropomorphism

Joel and Jen are thrilled and honored to be underwater image contributors to the lovely book, Ocean Metaphor – Unexpected Life Lessons from the Sea. Authors Cathryn Castle Garcia and Gui Garcia share their fondest underwater encounters with various marine animals and how we humans can learn from their instinctive behaviors. Appropriate for all ages, this book makes a wonderful gift for the holidays or any time. Get yours today at Amazon!

FAA Certified Licensed Remote Drone Pilot

FAA certified drone pilot

Need aerial video or aerial photography of your commercial or residential property? Joel Penner is now a FAA certified licensed remote drone pilot! Whether you are preparing to sell your property or need updated imaging for insurance coverage, or just want aerial footage, contact us for more information.
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Digital Shootout Event Coverage Now Live

The 2018 Digital Shootout held at Coco View Resort in Roatan, Honduras event coverage is now live! A weeklong plus workshop for underwater photographers and videographers wanting to improve their shooting and editing skills in a friendly and fun learning environment. Participants also have the added bonus of trying out the latest underwater camera systems and accessories while diving, and a non-competitive photo and video contest awarding awesome prizes.

Joel and Jen’s first experience with the Digital Shootout was in 2008 as participants. Joel was fortunate and skillful enough to be awarded two firsts in the wide-angle categories, resulting in an amazing trip. The following year, we were added to the staff of the event. Ten years later, the Digital Shootout remains our favorite time of the year!

To get the flavor of this high-energy learning event for underwater image-makers, check out Joel’s Day-in-the-Life video!

The Digital Shootout event coverage website is designed and developed by Newmediasoup, LLC. The event production is a collaborative effort of the many industry pros that attend the event each year.

Image: © Steve Ratts – All Rights Reserved