Wednesday, July 24, 2024

Podcast: Autumn Blum on how she was shaped by a secret super power she discovered with her father


Welcome to season 3 of the DeeperBlue Podcast! The latest episode of the DeeperBlue Podcast is now available.

In this episode:

  • The latest scuba diving, freediving, ocean, and diving travel news that has happened in the last week from around the world underwater with Host Stephan Whelan and producer Jason Elias.
  • Then producer Jason speaks with Autumn Blum, founder of Stream2Sea.  She is a cosmetic chemist and diver who focusses on creating reef safe products.  Today she shares the story of starting Stream2Sea, how she has pivoted during the pandemic and how she discovered a secret super power as a little girl that help shaped her life.
  • We then hear a top tip from Underwater Photographer Brett Stanley who helps us understand why bouyancy control is by far the most important skill a diver can know.
  • And then finally we hear another listener-submitted Best Dive Ever from Allan Sharp who takes us back to his first dive as a 9-year-old back in 1960.

You can find out more on our dedicated DeeperBlue Podcast site

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Stephan Whelan
Stephan Whelan
Stephan is the Founder of His passion for the underwater world started at 8 years old with a try-dive in a hotel pool on holiday that soon formulated into a lifelong love affair with the oceans. In 1996 he set up and has grown the site to be the most popular diving website and community in the world.