DEMA Show Coverage

Join the crew on location and reporting live at DEMA - the biggest diving trade show in the world.

DEMA Announces 2015 ‘Reaching Out Award’ Details


Know someone in the dive industry deserving of DEMA‘s 2015 Reaching Out Award? ROA awardees would join a select group of people including Jacques Cousteau and Eugenie Clark, folks whose “contributions to the sport have elevated the industry on all levels,” in areas like exploration, science, training, photography, water safety, equipment design, retailing, publishing and […]

Science On A Mission From The Heart

PALAU was lucky enough to get an interview with Dr. Eric Terrill of Scripps Institution of Oceanography while covering DEMA Show 2014 this past weekend. One of his recent collaborations with the BentProp Organization and the University of Delaware successfully used sophisticated underwater vehicles to locate the lost wreckage of a World War II aircraft. […]

The Sheppard Offers Rebreather Divers An Alternative Bailout Solution


This DEMA saw the launch of the Sheppard Rebreather. Arkansas based manufacturer KISS (Keep It Simple Stupid) named their bailout breather after Jack Sheppard, a pioneering British cave explorer and diver. Jack was one of the first men in the World to make a cave dive, almost 80 years ago, in the mid 1930s. “We called […]

For All Things Underwater Imaging Think Wetpixel


Whilst the team here at were running around DEMA 2014 in Las Vegas we would regularly stumble across our friends over at Wetpixel deep in conversation with various people in the Image Resource Center.  Wetpixel is the premier site for all things Underwater Imaging and the team this year, led by Editor Adam Hanlon, has turned […]