Since 1971

"The Maldives: A Unique Dive Destination"

Anita George-Ares and John Ares


Wednesday, January 22nd
7:00 PM upstairs
The Press Box
932 2 Ave (between 49th & 50th)


Anita has a Doctorate degree in Marine Biology and has consulted for Academia, Government, and Industry.   She participated as a research diver on National Geographic and Mote Marine Laboratory expeditions.  She discovered five new species of fish while doing research at the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History.  Anita has dived in 22 countries and was inducted into the Women Divers Hall of Fame.

John is a professional photographer and has a Master’s degree in Marine Sciences.  While he has many photographic specialties, his passion is underwater photography. John, an alumni PADI Course Director, teaches numerous Underwater Photography and Photoshop courses.  John’s photographs and articles have appeared in many publications. 

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