Longest-established scuba magazine [North America]
Last updated: May 28, 2018 at 1:41 am
DIVER Magazine (Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada) was founded by Peter Vassilopoulos in 1974 before being acquired by Dr. Phil Nuytten in 2004. While it still promotes the world class diving opportunities to be found in Canada, DIVER Magazine has become an international publication that also focuses on underwater exploration, conservation, education and entertainment around the globe. Its outstanding advisory board and editorial team of world renowned divers and experts including such names as Jean-Michel Cousteau, Dr. Joe MacInnis, Sylvia Earle and James Cameron, offers unique and unbiased insights into the dive industry, recreational diving, science, robotics, medicine, and digital photography. As of March 2018, DIVER Magazine is published eight times per year in print and is also available as an online publication via an interactive iPad app.
PUBLISHER AND SENIOR EDITOR: Dr. Phil Nuytten
EDITOR AND ART DIRECTION: Russell Clark
EDITOR: Virginia Cowell
CONTRIBUTING EDITORS: Danielle Alary, Jean-Michel Cousteau, Jeffrey Gallant, Michel Gilbert, Bret Gilliam, Jill Heinerth, Kirk Krack, Neil McDaniel, Dr. Joe MacInnis, Michel Menduno, Peter Meyer, Dr. David Sawatzky, Peter Vassilopoulos, Don Walsh, Stephen Weir.
ADVISORY BOARD: Jean-Michel Cousteau, James Cameron, David Doubilet, Sylvia Earle, Al Giddings, Emory Kristof, Dr. Joe MacInnis, Bev Morgan, Zale Parry, Don Walsh, Stan Waterman.
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Jeffrey Gallant is the Editor-in-Chief and Records Keeper of the Diving Almanac. He is also a contributing editor of DIVER Magazine, and the scientific director of the Greenland Shark and Elasmobranch Education and Research Group (GEERG). Jeffrey started diving in 1982.