Award winning producer, underwater photographer, author, and motivational speaker, Annie Crawley, inspires. She founded Dive Into Your Imagination creating a series of Books, eBooks, DVDs, lesson plans, prints, posters, cartoon characters and more products to entertain, educate, and awe you about life within our ocean. Empowering audiences, delivering powerful programs tailored to corporate, group, school, or individual needs. Annie Crawley is a member of the Women Divers Hall of Fame. Traveling as a scuba diving instructor around the world with a camera in hand, she shares the ocean with you. Take a deep dive and explore. During the summer, she runs Beach Camp at Sunset Bay, the best water sports adventure camp in the world and a Scuba Diving Camp for kids and families.Read more
As an underwater photographer and filmmaker, I started speaking to schools, groups and organizations. Nicknamed Ocean Annie by students, they guessed I lived in the sea. We developed a series of cartoon characters who travel together exploring the sea combining real with our imagination. The Adventures of Ocean Annie, Makaio, Fringy the Ichthyologist Fish teaches leadership, character, science, environment, and more. Through my speaking engagements to a wide variety of audiences, I share personal stories turning obstacles into opportunities. I’m known for delivering motivational programs, in-depth seminars, workshops, and teach a range of underwater photography and video seminars for all levels. I started Scuba Diving Camp in the Puget Sound for kids, families, and premiere dive experiences and run a variety of trips around the world.Read more
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- Today I am heading to Eureka, California for a whirlwind of a speaking tour to a few schools and to...
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- I learned to dive in Perth, Australia before traveling to Queensland. When I reached Airlie Beach, it became my first...
Plastic Ahoy! Investigating the Great Pacific Garbage PatchPLASTIC, AHOY! Investigating the Great Pacific Garbage Patch, a new 48 page Junior Library Guild Selection book, lets you discover the journey of three graduate students turned trash detectives as they journey to the North Pacific Gyre on a scientific adventure to discover what lies below the surface of an area of our ocean more commonly known as the great pacific garbage patch. In full-color, you will experience what it is like to be out at sea for 20 days with no land in sight.Add to cart
Sharks & RaysSharks & Rays takes you on a journey to discover the wonders of sharks and rays. Underwater photographer, filmmaker and ocean explorer, Annie Crawley takes you on a high definition adventure around the world documenting these amazing creatures in this one of a kind shark movie.Add to cart
Who Lives in the SeaWho Lives in the Sea ocean movie from the award-winning Dive Into Your Imagination series created by Annie Crawley, aka Ocean Annie, entertains and educates children about the amazing natural world in the ocean. This ocean entertaining and educational program is available as a DVD or streaming video. It includes kids favorite ocean animals: dolphins, whale sharks and octopus to name a few. You receive special bonus materials FREE including “The Ocean ABC’s,” “How to Get Your Kids to LOVE the water,” and FREE downloadable Educator Guides for PreK-K and 1st-3rd Grades!Add to cart
Your Guide to Creating Underwater VideoAward winning photographer and filmmaker Annie Crawley becomes your camera coach as she demonstrates and teaches you the necessary techniques needed to produce great video above and below the surface on Your Guide to Creating Underwater Video. You will learn shooting, lighting and editing techniques.Add to cart