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.

Dive For Free While Installing Artificial Reefs In The Philippines

Next March, the Biri Initiative will begin deploying artificial reef buds offshore of Biri in the Philippines. The Biri Initiative is offering diving at no charge for folks interested in...

Ikelite’s TTL Circuitry To Be Teamed Up With Aquatica’s U/W Camera Housing Line

Serious underwater shutterbugs have a new option when it comes to their camera equipment. U.S. company Ikelite and Canadian company Aquatica have teamed up to to make Ikelite's internal TTL...

Ikelite Introduces New Underwater Housing For Panasonic Lumix LX100 Camera

Shutterbugs who love the Panasonic Lumix LX100 camera can now take it underwater. Ikelite has introduced a new, waterproof housing for that camera. The housing supports Panasonic's "Through-The-Lens" flash metering protocol,...

Static Trainer Version 6.0 Released

An updated version of the Static Trainer breath-hold app has been released. Static Trainer version 6.0 was recently released for Apple and Android smartphone and tablet users who want to...