Thursday, June 13, 2024

A New Book About the ‘Sea Lions of Los Islotes’ is Due Out Soon


If you’re an avid diver and/or marine life enthusiast, you might want to check out an upcoming new book on the sea lions that frequent the waters off Baja California.

With vivid underwater photography throughout by author Luke Inman, “The Sea Lions of Los Islotes: The Jewel of Espiritu Santo Island” takes readers straight into the world of these amazing marine mammals.

The book’s contents include a foreword by Steve Backshall; how to tell different sea lions apart; what their lifestyle is like; their lifecycle; how to have safe interactions; the challenges sea lions face; other visitors to the area; and how to photograph sea lions.

Inman is a scuba Instructor Trainer, natural history filmmaker, photographer, writer and explorer. He’s worked on the BBC’s “Planet Earth 3,” Netflix’s “Our Planet” as well as several advertising campaigns. He is the owner and operator of The Dive Gurus — the only PADI 5 Star Instructor Development Center in La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico.

“The Sea Lions of Los Islotes” will be available beginning October 25th, 2022, retailing for £25 in the UK and $35 in the US from, online and from retailers.

"The Sea Lions of Los Islotes: The Jewel of Espiritu Santo Island" book by Luke Inman
“The Sea Lions of Los Islotes: The Jewel of Espiritu Santo Island” book by Luke Inman
John Liang
John Liang
John Liang is the News Editor at He first got the diving bug while in High School in Cairo, Egypt, where he earned his PADI Open Water Diver certification in the Red Sea off the Sinai Peninsula. Since then, John has dived in a volcanic lake in Guatemala, among white-tipped sharks off the Pacific Coast of Costa Rica, and other places including a pool in Las Vegas helping to break the world record for the largest underwater press conference.