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Dive Review of Anilao Photo Academy in
Philippines/Anilao

Anilao Photo Academy: "A fantastic experience for underwater photographers", Oct, 2018,

by Pec Indman, Cozumel, Mexico (Sr. Reviewer Sr. Reviewer 10 reports). Report 10605.

Reporter and Travel

Dive Experience 251-500 dives
Where else diving Philippines, Fiji, Roatan, Cozumel, Grand Cayman
Closest Airport Manila Getting There Flight to Manila and then you arrange a van to bring you to the resort.

Dive Conditions

Weather sunny Seas calm
Water Temp 81 to Fahrenheit Wetsuit Thickness 5
Water Visibility to Feet

Dive Policy

Dive own profile yes
Enforced diving restrictions none
Liveaboard? no Nitrox Available? yes

What I Saw

Sharks None Mantas None
Dolphins None Whale Sharks None
Turtles None Whales None
Corals 2 stars Tropical Fish For Subscribers Only
Small Critters For Subscribers Only Large Fish For Subscribers Only
Large Pelagics For Subscribers Only

Underwater Photography 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Subject Matter For Subscribers Only Boat Facilities 3 stars
Overall rating for UWP's For Subscribers Only Shore Facilities For Subscribers Only
UW Photo Comments Excellent- see comments above. ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here

Ratings and Overall Comments 1 (worst) - 5 (best):

Accommodations For Subscribers Only Food 4 stars
Service and Attitude For Subscribers Only Environmental Sensitivity For Subscribers Only
Dive Operation For Subscribers Only Shore Diving For Subscribers Only
Snorkeling N/A
Value for $$ For Subscribers Only
Beginners 3 stars
Advanced For Subscribers Only
Comments I stayed at the Anilao Photo Academy for 9 days. I flew into manila in the evening and spent the night in Manila. The van from the Academy picked me up right on schedule, and we drove about 2 hours to get to Anilao. The Academy is a small place with accommodations for about 12 guests. This is a place designed for underwater photographers. Non-divers, even non photographers may be bored (or not) because photographers may spend a long time with one critter trying to get a good shot. All the guides are photographers, and will help you with fin ... Subscribe to get the full story. For Subscribers Only  Active subscribers continue reading here
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