When this gigantic manta ray was entangled in a fishing net, it asked for help from passing divers

Milo Sumner Contributor

By Milo Sumner in News on Saturday 13 September 2014

Two scuba divers were subjected to a truly unique experience only a few days ago in the waters surrounding of Costa Rica. Brazilian Thomaz Monteiro and Brian Thompson from Canada were midway through a dive off Bat Island when they noticed an approaching giant manta ray. Rather than turning away from the pair the ray, which was easily fifteen foot wide, continued closer.

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Divers in mid-air and underwater

Low Lai Chow Contributor

By Low Lai Chow in New Photography on Friday 23 August 2013

Never mind these before-and-after shots — The Guardian compiled this photo collection of divers at the recent FINA World Championships in Barcelona in mid-air as they tossed themselves into the water, as well as underwater, post-dive. In water or out of water, they’re equally graceful.

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Underwater photography by Kanoa Zimmerman

Samantha Dalrymple Reader Find

By Samantha Dalrymple in New Photography on Tuesday 17 April 2012

These amazing series of black and white underwater photographs by world traveler and photographer Kanoa Zimmerman are breathtakingly beautiful. It is an inspiring series for divers and photographers alike.

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