Wednesday, August 29

24fps Productions to Work Together with Diverwire

24fps Productions to Work Together with Diverwire

24fps Productions Announces Strategic Alliance with Diverwire, the News Outlet of the SCUBA Diving Industry

NEW YORK, NEW YORK (August 14, 2007) - 24fps Productions, Inc. the award-winning New York City based production company, announces today an alliance with Diverwire to promote the DVD instructioal video: Underwater Video Basics.

The alliance will initially connect the content creation arm of 24fps Productions, with the marketing reach of Diverwire.

“With so many products competing in the crowded SCUBA marketplace, this alliance opens up a great opportnity to showcase Underwater Video Basics to a much wider audience. We’re very happy to be working with Scott and his team in this endevour.” said Thomas Strodel, President and CEO of 24fps Productions.

“In today's fast-paced world, divers don't have time to wait for their news. Diverwire keeps the scuba community updated on new product releases, travel opportunities, resort news and other late-breaking news items in a simple, easy to read format,” said Scott D. Jones, Diverwire President. “We are pleased to be working with 24fpsproductions. Together, we have some big plans in mind for the future.”


Shot in high definition, Underwater Video Basics provides step-by-step instruction on how to create better-looking videos underwater. Hosted by award winning cinematographer Steve Miller, the DVD provides insight on selection and maintenance of camera equipment, lens and video technology, dive skills and safety tips, communicating underwater, camera shots and moves, storytelling techniques, and tips for interacting with sea life.

Underwater Video Basics DVD retails for $29.95, and can be purchased directly from the web site: Special discounts are offered to retailers and wholesalers.


Diverwire is a news service for the scuba diving community. The service is designed to deliver breaking dive-oriented news to divers and scuba enthusiasts around the world in a timely, efficient way. Thousand of divers receive their news from Diverwire every week. For more information, visit:


24fps Productions, is a New York City-based independent production company that specializes in creating original programming for cable, broadcast, and home video distribution. For more information, visit:

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Wednesday, August 22

Pro Dive Taveuni dives exclusively on Vuna Reef

Pro Dive Taveuni is located on the oceanfront of Paradise Taveuni. Owned and operated by Paradise Taveuni, Pro Dive Taveuni offers exclusive diving on Vuna Reef, the southern reefs of Taveuni.

No crowds or even another dive boat in sight! This pristine reef offers divers over 12 different sites to choose from. Spectacular corals and fish life are only minutes from the private marina in Paradise.

Our Pro Dive Taveuni Shop offers full service and fast access to Vuna Reef on request. Our 23ft Betterboat with 90 HP engine takes 5 divers and 2 crew on demand to Vuna and Rainbow Reefs.

Guests requests are welcomed and we do our best to get you in and under the water whenever you want to be there!

Wednesday, August 15


SEA&SEA ANNOUNCES DEMA 2007 SALES SEMINARS Digital underwater photography a major emphasis at DEMA Show 2007 in Orlando.

SEA&SEA dealers seeking key sales techniques and product knowledge for maximizing underwater photography sales and profits in their store should mark their calendars.

These highly informative sales seminars are hosted by professional photographers Andy Sallmon,, and Kevin McDonnell,, and are offered at no charge. Pre-registration is required and seminar information may be downloaded at

Dealers may also reserve space by providing account number, name of company, attendee name(s), and requested date via e-mail to or by calling Customer Service at (800) 482-2282.


Hosted by professional photographer Andy Sallmon

Updated and now in its 2nd year “From Pixels to Profits” was a sell out at DEMA last year. Come back and see what’s new and share in the success.

“From Pixels to Profits” is a step-by-step comprehensive approach toward creating an underwater photo-based retail, training and travel center in your dive store. All the essentials necessary will be discussed. At the end of the presentation Andy will share his latest insights on how to market and teach underwater photography classes, while tying them in to equipment sales and travel opportunities for your customers. Take the first step toward success and be our guest at this fun and dynamic seminar.

Date Time Location

Wednesday 10/31 2:30-3:30pm Convention Center # S220D

Thursday 11/1 2:30-3:30pm Convention Center # S220D

Friday 11/2 10-11:30am Convention Center # S220D

Saturday 11/3 10-11:30am Convention Center # S220D


Hosted by professional photographer Kevin McDonnell

Topics will include: All of the basics shop owners need to know in order to talk and sell digital underwater photography. This is a must-attend seminar for all those who currently sell underwater photography equipment in their stores, and especially for those who are considering opening an underwater photography center. Keep your customers happy by selling them a system that they will be able to use and enjoy. Know your product, know your customer - know what to say and what it means. Tips and cues that you cannot afford to miss - they WILL make the difference toward successful underwater photography sales!

Date Time Location

Wednesday 10/31 4-5:00pm Convention Center # S220D

Thursday 11/1 3:30-4:30pm Convention Center # S220D

Friday 11/2 11:30-1pm Convention Center # S220D

Saturday 11/3 11:30-1pm Convention Center # S220D

Since 1972, SEA&SEA has been the leader in underwater imaging technology. The company offers a complete line of digital imaging products ranging from compact point and shoot cameras to professional housings, strobes, and accessories. Visit for more information. SEA&SEA products are distributed in the United States and territories by Tabata USA,