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Brent Durand

Brent Durand is an avid diver striving to bring ocean awareness to new audiences. He teaches underwater photography and can be found diving California's kelp forests.

Adventure for Divers Is Everywhere

Divers rarely have to look far for an adventure—when you spend so much time underwater, the adventure comes to you, whether in your own backyard or some far-flung destination.

Back in Action: Diving After An Injury

Returning to the water after an injury, surgery or other medical condition can be intimidating. You can change your perspective to break free of the loop and establish new productive habits that will get you back in diving shape

Discovering a Passion for Underwater Photography

Learning how to snag the perfect underwater photo is a challenge, but it can open you up to a whole new world of diving possibilities.

Does Your Dive Gear Matter?

Dialed-in gear is an essential component to your diving safety, comfort and enjoyment

Seeking the Extraordinary Dive

Nothing can guarantee we’ll find a life-changing moment, but occasionally it happens. That’s the joy in seeking the extraordinary, in truly living the dive lifestyle.

How to Plan Your Next Scuba Vacation—and How Not To

Dive travel can be as easy as you make it, and sometimes, giving up control is the best thing you can do for your dive vacation.

The Future of AI Editing and Underwater Photography

A brief overview of the new Generative Fill (AI) feature in Adobe Photoshop and three ways it can be used to edit underwater photos, closing with a few thoughts on AI and the future of underwater photography.

Better Together: Planning Your First Family Dive Trip

Tips and tricks to help parents plan successful family dive trips.

The Dive Life: Exploring the Connected Community of Scuba Divers

Underwater photographer Brent Durand explores what it means to be a dive community. With input from the public, he will explore how our connection as divers is far stronger than our differences in location or profession. Topics he'll cover include travel, family diving, conservation, community and everything in between.