Tips for Taking Better Underwater Photos

Robert Arak in Scubatude Blog
on Jul 22, 2019 |

For most of us, buying an underwater camera is an extension of our love for diving. Just like you take photographs on vacation and at special occasions to remember the event, capturing images of your dives allows you to share and memorialize these mo.. Read More...

5 Benefits of Diving with Enriched Air (NITROX)

Robert Arak in Scubatude Blog
on Jul 05, 2019 |

The air we breathe on the surface, and the air we compress into our scuba tanks contains about 21% oxygen, and about 79% nitrogen. Enriched air is a breathing gas that has a higher percentage of oxygen than 21%. In scuba diving this is commonly refer.. Read More...

10 Benefits of Using A Dive Computer

Robert Arak in Scubatude Blog
on Jul 03, 2019 |

  For most, understanding how to plan repetitive dives using a dive table was the most difficult part of learning to scuba dive. Eliminating the need and use of dive tables is usually reason enough to use a dive computer, but there are other, mo.. Read More...

How To Choose The Right Scuba Diving Fins

Robert Arak in Scubatude Blog
on Jul 02, 2019 |

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Spare Air Alert "Copy-Cats"

Robert Arak in Scubatude Blog
on Feb 02, 2019 |

Sadly, out-of-gas (air) emergencies do happen underwater. As to the why they happen may very well be another blog post, or even a series of posts. We learn gas sharing and emergency procedures in Open Water classes, as well as more advanced courses. .. Read More...

Tips for California Spiny Lobster Season

Robert Arak in Scubatude Blog
on Oct 09, 2018 | #california lobster season

Tips for California Spiny Lobster Season The California Spiny Lobster is different from its east cost cousin. While the east coast American Lobsters have large front claws, the California Spiny Lobsters do not. Spiny lobster play an important role in.. Read More...

Scuba Equipment Care and Cleaning

Robert Arak in Scubatude Blog
on Oct 05, 2018 | #scubatude #scuba gear cleaning

Proper cleaning and routine inspection is the only way to ensure long life and proper operation. Follow these simple steps to care for and clean your scuba gear:   SOAK, RINSE, DRY, INSPECT, STORE   SOAK Soaking in warm water will help diss.. Read More...

How to Choose the Right Mask for Scuba Diving

Robert Arak in Scubatude Blog
on Jul 17, 2018 | #scubatude #scuba mask

Choosing the right scuba mask is more about fit and function, than color and style. The three most important features of a good scuba diving mask are fit, fit and fit.   There are so many scuba diving masks out there, it's sometimes har.. Read More...

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