Occasionally referred to as flippers by the lay person, fins are used for maneuvering underwater and on the surface. Although I always say diving is not swimming, if needed one should feel their fins will be able to help them in currents or surface swims. Everyone has their favorite fins and swear by them so if purchasing [...]
The mask is your view to the underwater world. It is why most people choose to learn to dive; to see what is down there. Many will start snorkeling with a mask and then continue on to scuba dive. The mask is the smallest piece of equipment and usually the least expensive so it is [...]
There are several ways to adjust your diving buoyancy once underwater. Many novice divers confuse buoyancy with adding more weight. The lungs are the most important part of controlling diving buoyancy.