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Best underwater photography spots in Laha region, Ambon, Maluku

Experience a diving session like no other, getting up close and personal in the archipelago of Ambon, Maluku. Famed as one of the world’s best underwater photography destinations in the world –  Sandwiched between Sulawesi and Papua, the Maluku islands are well known throughout the underwater diving community.

Macro underwater photography and wide angle underwater … Read More

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Respect the Maluku Environment, Conservation Diving in Ambon

To be able to experience, observe and live in the moment while you’re diving is an incredible feeling. However, there are the infamous, irresponsible divers who touch, prod and act as if the Maluku Environment were their own personal playground. As diving instructors and guides in Ambon, the Maluku divers resort, it is our responsibility … Read More

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Muck diving in one of the most fertile islands in Indonesia

Muck diving often takes place on what at first glance is a deserted, often volcanic, sandy bottom. It may sound uninspiring at first, but once you give it a chance, it will be a surprising and delightful experience. On muck dives, you will be rewarded with discovering the unusual, strange, and rare species such … Read More

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Dive in Ambon – About SS Aquila aka SS Duke of Sparta Wreck

Are you a diving enthusiast looking for more fun out of the usual diving spots? Of course, you must have tried some of the diving destinations in East Indonesia but if you haven’t tried wreck diving in Ambon Bay, you are missing out on great fun. SS Aquila wreck (originally SS Duke of Sparta) has … Read More

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Psychedelica Makes an Appearance

Maluku Divers’ Resident Photo Pro Mr Fred Dion has just got his first taste of diving with what could be the rarest fish in the world (Histiophryne Psychedelica).

“In 2008 a new species of Frog Fish was discovered in Ambon Bay. First photographed by divers from Maluku Divers in January 2008 it was eventually

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Coral Bleaching – What to do

We’ve talked about what Coral Bleaching is on our last post. We mentioned about global warming becoming one of the major caused of this coral’s life threatening event worldwide. Here are some things that we can do to prevent it from getting even worst.

 What can we do for Coral Bleaching ?

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Underwater Photography Tips: Black Backgrounds

More helpful photography advice from Maluku Divers’ photo pro Mr Fred Dion, as he discusses photography techniques he implements during his diving life at Maluku Divers, Ambon, this week the big man talks black backgrounds

Have you ever wondered how photographers get nice black backgrounds on their macro shots which make their subjects pop? It’s … Read More