NEWS

AUGUST 13TH 2024, 6.45PM: IN-PERSON MEETING ONLYREMUNA BECA: MASTERING WIDE ANGLE IN OUR NEIGHBORING PARADISERemuna’s presentation will explore the incredible underwater world of Bimini, highlighting its rich marine biodiversity, including dolphins, sharks, and stingrays, while addressing critical conservation issues. She will provide insights on interacting with these fascinating species to ... Read More
July 19, 2024Hornberger, Eleanor
2024 PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR GRAND PRIZEWe could not be more excited and grateful to our sponsors, All Star Liveaboards, to announce that our 2024 Photographer of the Year will receive a phenomenal prize – a week-long trip aboard their luxury liveaboard in the Bahamas, the Aqua Cat, valued at ... Read More
January 27, 2024Hornberger, Eleanor
2024 MASTER OF THE YEAR GRAND PRIZE This year, we are excited to announce that thanks to the generosity of our sponsors, CoCo View Resort, we are able to award our 2024 Master of the Year with a seven-night dive trip to the world-renowned CoCo View Resort in ... Read More
January 24, 2024Hornberger, Eleanor
2024 VIDEOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR GRAND PRIZEWe are grateful that our incredible sponsor, All Star Liveaboards, has again made it possible to award our Videographer of the Year a fantastic prize this year – a week-long trip on a Blackbeard’s Cruise in the Bahamas. The winner will receive a trip ... Read More
January 24, 2024Hornberger, Eleanor
2024 AMBASSADOR OF THE YEAR GRAND PRIZE We are excited to announce that the winner of the 2024 Ambassador award will receive a year’s subscription to The Underwater Club, valued at $343. The Underwater Club is a fantastic online educational resource founded by Nicolas Remy (pictured). The Ambassador ... Read More
February 5, 2024Hornberger, Eleanor
  SFUPS sponsor Force-E is making the following special offer to SFUPS members: • Two free Air fills • Two free Nitrox fills • The above offers must be used by December 31st, 2024 • Members must register online in order to qualify for this offer. • If you registered in previous years, it is ... Read More
February 19, 2024Hornberger, Eleanor
UNLIMITED USE CHARTER DISCOUNTS SFUPS members receive a $10 discount off of dive charters booked with Pura Vida Divers. There is no limit to the amount of charters you can book throughout the year with your SFUPS member discount applied. Discounts are applicable to daily recreational dive charters, ... Read More
February 7, 2022photofish@mindspring.com
UNLIMITED USE CHARTER DISCOUNTS SFUPS members receive a $10 discount off of dive charters booked with Kyalami Scuba Club and Kyalami Charters. There is no limit to the number of charters you can book throughout the year using your SFUPS member discount. Discounts are applicable to daily recreational dive ... Read More
MEMBERS MENTORING MEMBERS3M: Members Mentoring Members – The program is simple. Members who are skilled or experienced at a particular underwater photography/videography technique, are encouraged to mentor someone looking to learn. Mentor-to-member meetings will be informal via phone, zoom, or in-person and last 30 to 45 minutes. ... Read More
February 1, 2022photofish@mindspring.com
Now Available! Show your love for underwater imaging by representing SFUPS in one of our NEW logo T shirts! The new SFUPS online store has a variety of apparel and accessories for every style and size of diver. Caution: wearing of SFUPS apparel may subject the wearer to unsolicited sealife pictures. ... Read More
February 1, 2022photofish@mindspring.com
One of the fantastic benefits of being a SFUPS Member is that you are now eligible to have a FREE on-line subscription to Ocean Geographic Magazine. If you haven't seen this magazine, every edition contains excellent articles, and some of the best underwater photography available.
  One of the many benefits of being a SFUPS Member is that you are now eligible to receive a permanent 10% discount on The Underwater Club's yearly membership ($343 before discount), or its new monthly membership ($33 before discount). Subscribe now to lock in this discounted rate. The Underwater Club ... Read More
February 21, 2024Hornberger, Eleanor
2023 MASTER OF THE YEAR GRAND PRIZEWe could not be more excited and grateful to our sponsors, All Star Liveaboards, to announce that the winner of the 2023 Masters contest will receive a phenomenal prize – a week-long trip aboard their new luxury liveaboard, Scuba Scene, valued at $1,800 to ... Read More
March 15, 2023Hornberger, Eleanor
Photo credit: © Linda Ianniello Photo credit: © Linda Ianniello 2024 SFUPS BLACKWATER DIVEJoin SFUPS and blackwater expert Linda Ianniello to experience the fascinating world of blackwater diving. Learn how to identify and photograph the mesmerizing creatures found in the water column just off our shores as they migrate from the depths ... Read More
April 10, 2024Hornberger, Eleanor
Photo credit: © Tom Poff Photo credit: © Tom Poff 2024 SFUPS HAMMERHEAD BIMINI TRIPTHIS TRIP IS SOLD OUT – If you want to register as an alternate, contact Tom Halleran at tmhalleran@gmail.com. Join SFUPS for a day trip to dive with and photograph Bimini’s world-famous Great Hammerhead Sharks. On February ... Read More
December 8, 2023Hornberger, Eleanor